Head: Digital Operations at eMedia
I am an experienced technology leader in the media industry based in Johannesburg, South Africa. I specialise in OTT video and News platforms. I am currently building eVOD and eNCA.
My Tech Stack
I am currently building apps using Laravel, AlpineJS, Tailwind and Livewire.I code all my projects on VSCode, I use Github for source code management, I deploy my apps using Laravel Forge and I host my personal projects on Vultr.In terms of hardware, I keep things simple with a Macbook Pro 16" and a set of Beats headphones.
Open Source Code
Laravel Package for Brightcove's VideoCloud Analytics APIA simple wrapper that authenticates and retrieves data from the VideoCloud Analytics API as a collection.Laravel Package for Brightcove's VideoCloud CMS APIA simple wrapper that makes it easier to retrieve and update videos from the VideoCloud CMS API.
I've been interviewed on 5fm (SABC), ClassicFM and The Herald for Local List an innovative search engine built in collaboration with Internet Solutions in 2009. I was featured in 2012 on eNCA’s TechReport for architecting the launch of eNCA.com.I am a weekly technology contributor on Moneyline on eNCA (DSTV Channel 403) and as a technology writer at Destiny Man South Africa.Notable Interviews• CliffCentral interview
• OldMutual interview
• TechReport interview