Business & Economy

Tuesday, 03 March 2020 07:34


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GreenQueen Communications

The winners of the Nedbank SimplyBiz® Business Goals 2019 Competition have been announced and amongst this year’s recipients is GreenQueen Communications – an innovative, no frills business that works on delivering exceptional publicity for clients across all media platforms.Owner and solopreneur, Jodi Lynn Karpes says she is proud to be named amongst the winners of this prestigious competition.SimplyBiz® is an initiative by Nedbank aimed at small businesses.

It is a digital community which provides South Africa’s small businesses and entrepreneurs with access to tools, information and a network of experts in order to help them take their ventures to the next level.Business owners are able to share advice, gain inspiration, and offer mentorship, while building an authentic network, and at the same time providing a platform to promote their company, products, services and opportunities.The competition which was run from July to August 2019 was open to Nedbank Small Business clients who are registered on the SimplyBiz® platform.

In order to enter the competition, business owners were required to share their next business goal, a one-page business plan, action plan, financials and motivation on how a cash injection of R25 000, mentorship and advertising would help them achieve this goal.Karpes, who has been in business since 2007, has built a reputation as a dedicated, proficient and skilled PR professional that is proactive and actively seeks out valued added opportunities for her clients.

“GreenQueen is built on a rock-solid belief in the power of relationship-centric marketing and business. Over the years I have seen the importance and benefit of real relationships, consistency and tenacity,  and I do my best to match this with exuberance, authentically, in order to provide my clients and their brands with the best possible exposure” says Karpes. “And this is where the magic begins… there is always magic, and watching it unfold is enormously fulfilling.”Contact GreenQueen on 084 876 5431; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit

GreenQueen Communications

GreenQueen Communications specialises in consumer or brand Public Relations. We work with clients to gain exposure and publicity for their brand(s) ; to help them get noticed and have presence across all media platforms. GreenQueen Communication’s manages the complete process to ensure the best possible outcome and return. Media list development, writing, media liaison, secure editorial and competitions, tracking and reporting. It is handled with professionalism and efficiency, matched with energy and enthusiasm. We are invested in the success of our clients' brand and business.

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