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"When We Get our Glow ON, we CAN Light UP our world!" ~ Bets


Bettina started her career in journalism and then moved into public relations and advertising. Empathetic, intuitive and insightful, Bettina contributes a wealth of expertise and experience gained from an extensive professional communications background.

She was co-owner and Strategy and Client Service Director at Tandem Strategic Brand Consultants and has spent 20 years working as a Brand Communications Strategist to blue-chip, as well as startup clients in South Africa and London.

In 2010 Bettina set up GloWoman to empower and inspire women and is an inspirational writer, mentor and speaker in women’s personal and professional empowerment.

Bettina extended the GloWoman brand into GlowBusiness®, and is a communications strategist, advisor and mentor for Business Growth.  
She assists business owners and organisations with strategic communication and connection –  helping them connect their products to people; from build, through internal and external communications, stakeholder relations and high-level networking; enabling them to build powerful, sustainable brands.

Bettina assists startups in the tech and innovation space and is a mentor and project consultant with Bandwidth Barn.
She is also a mentor for Startup Weekend Cape Town, Launch 48, GovHack, OrtJet and IBM Smartcamp.

GlowBusiness®,  offers action-based strategy consulting, stakeholder relationship management, high-level networking, facilitation, coaching and mentorship to assist business owners.

Bettina also helps business owners to  align their business with the principles of Conscious Capitalism business strategy, to benefit and uplift all stakeholders. 

·  Brand Positioning 

·  Practical Action-Based Marketing Strategy

·  Brand Marketing Communications 
·  Stakeholder Relations
·  High-level networking

·  Personal and Business Mentorship

·  Workshop Facilitation

·  Inspirational Talks

Recent Glowing Clients include: VavaVox,  Bandwidth BarnKorwe Software Swim Savvy, Hi-Tec Work,  Pesto PrincessPolkaspot Early Intervention Centre Optimum Learning Technologies, BioWellness Sports Science Solutions,
The Raymond Ackerman Academy of Entrepreneurial Development at UCT’s Graduate School of Business.

Feedback from Glowing Clients, below!

"THANK YOU x millions for getting me to where I am today!  Simon reminds me all the time how much you changed my life last year and that everything would still be pretty much the same if it wasn’t for you!"
Lee-Anne McQueen, owner Swim Savvy

"Hi Betts,
THANK YOU FROM ALL OF MY HEART AND SOUL - You are positively so naturally talented in many many fields and your people skills, intuition is spot on, THANK YOU for sharing so much information Betts, I am so full of gratitude and appreciation to you for being the special GLOWOMAN that you are  - always spreading not only your beautiful GLO but your Beautiful amaZing energy !!! WOW .... You are explosive!
Thank you for your most valuable time, your exciting ideas on how to move on, your inspiration, and your awesome generosity with words of wisdom with so much encouragement."
  Cilla Collett, owner of Angel Chefs Heavenly Delights.

"Just a random line or two of deep appreciation for helping me to disgorge and demystify the multi-faceted Pesto Princess brand! I am using the brand strat plan more and more...
You know this was the start of great things in our business, and YOU were there."
  Kathleen Quillinan, owner of Pesto Princess Foods

"Thanks for the energy and enthusiasm you put into the workshop. There were some real gems and good words to remember on the entrepreneurial journey to success!

Consulting sessions are offered in person, by phone or on Skype.
Mobile +27 82 8516974

I'm here to support You and your business to grow and GLOW ☺

  There’s No Business like GlowBusiness!


  1. Bettina, a quick thank you!

    You've been an invaluable resource to me as I set up my business, advising me on all facets of my launch campaign, from focusing my brand identity and building my online community, to the actual launch party.

    On top of all that, your naturally positive attitude serves as constant motivation!

  2. Cheers Chantelle - it's been an absolute pleasure working with you and I wish you GLOWING success with your fab online gift store! http://www.utique.co.za
    Thanks for Spreading the Glow with gorgeous creativity from SA :)