2013 - (20 Mar) - SA Premier Business Award
Proudly South African, The Department of Trade and Industry and Brand SA were the proud hosts of the The Inaugural SA Premier Business Awards 2012/13. The event is aimed at recognising those enterprises and entrepreneurs who have promoted the spirit of success and innovation, while encouraging and contributing towards job creation, quality and business ethics.
Gift of the Givers was chosen as as finalist for the Rural Development Award which recognises the promotion of community projects focusing on the creation of sustainable job opportunities.
The Minister of Trade and Industry Mr Richard Maponya (known as the godfather of black business) handed over the Certificate of Achievement to GOTG Allauddin Sayed and Emily Thomas.