Started his entrepreneurial journey at the early age of 14 selling ice cream in the neighborhood of Tembisa. Sammy Mhaule quit working at one of the biggest German car-manufacturing companies to pursue his dream of becoming an entrepreneur. He started by getting a qualification in marketing and business, but things did not work out as he had initially hoped. Mhaule sold chickens but there was a lot of competition and he had to look for another job.
He said that like many South Africans he was faced with many challenges, including poverty.
After working in the U.K. And saw a gap in the manufacturing market. In 2014 SkyRule Drinks was established to create a delicious sparkling juice which provides an alternative to mainstream flavours like red grape and apple.
The company's pay-off line is, "juice with a twyst of attitude".
Founder and Managing Director of Skyrule Drinks
Sammy Mhaule, founder and Managing Director of Skyrule Drinks. CEO today Magazine Africa Ward 2018 winner, Top 20 Award winner for the South African Small Business Awards 2018.
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