Tag: by word of mouth

How Covid-19 is hurting the events planning industry

One of the industries who are reeling the impact of the Covid-19 lock-down regulations globally is event planning, as they rely on physical interaction to convene their business. Weddings, corporate functions and birthday celebrations have been non-existent over the past few months and joining CNBC Africa to unpack the industry impact is Karen Short, Founder, By Word of Mouth.

By Word of Mouth Founder Karen Short on her keys to success

Karen Short is a woman who has been in the food and entertainment business for 26 years and attributes her staying power to her passion for creating beautiful experiences for clients. She sat down with CNBC Africa's Kopano Gumbi for this week's instalment of Family Money.