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Making a difference to South Africa's economy.

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Changing the unemployment rate of this country

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Transforming the workplace

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Creating a sustainable job to give people a
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Property’point’ welcomes new batch of businesses

Published on April 22, 2016

Property Point, a Growthpoint Properties' initiative, has welcomed a new batch of small businesses to both its enterprise development and supplier development programmes in 2016. programme by Shawn Theunissen, Head of CSR at Growthpoint Properties and Head of Property Point.

Theunissen explains that, as a leading enterprise development programme, Property Point nurtures small business and entrepreneurs to become sustainable, relevant and competitive companies. We do this by gaining of the opportunity-holder, their needs and requirements and filling the gaps with businesses that are able to deliver on these,' says Theunissen, Its supplier development intake includes businesses that are already approved and active vendors on Growthpoint's supply chain. -This creates a win-win situation. In this way, businesses are able to operate at a higher level in terms of service delivery, capacity and quality which ultimately benefits Growthpoint and its clients,- explains Theunissen.

At the induction session, the businesses were also introduced to Growthpoint's procurement team and processes. How the businesses will work together with Growthpoint and how they will receive constant feedback was explained to them by Donna-Liza Gidlow, Manager of Strategic Sourcing and Resourcing at Growthpoint, and Fana Sibanyoni, Head of Facilities Management at Growthpoint.

Property Point focuses on three elements: minimising the risk perception of small businesses in the property industry building solid relationships and assisting entrepreneurs to establish a good reputation in representing Growthpoint. PROPERTY' WELCOMES NEW BATCH OF BUSINESSES Property Point is an enterprise development initiative founded by Growthpoint Properties,

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Firms on leading business accelerator programme contributed R1,5bn to GDP, study finds
Published on August 1, 2019

2244 direct and indirect jobs created SMEs productivity outstrips national economic growth For each R1 of investment into Property Point a return of R14.20 Black-owned Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) that take part in Enterprise and Su...

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JCCI appoints Shawn Theunissen as Vice President
Published on July 31, 2019

The Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry today announced the appointment of Growthpoint executive Shawn Theunissen as Vice President. The 129-year old chamber is an independent, non-political, subscription-based association dedicated to...

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Small business is the panacea to SA’s jobless
Published on July 8, 2019

But to achieve this goal, a united enterprise and supplier development sector and government commitment will be needed, writes Shawn Theunissen. Enterprise and supplier development holds the key to economic growth and jobs, but four issues lie at ...

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