Felicia Buthelezi is the Founder and Managing Director of Fisokuhle Media, publisher of I Do magazine.
Buthelezi worked in the corporate sector Her passion for the state of marriage and her understanding of the ensuing complexities inspired the launch of this critical venture
Buthelezi began her meteoric rise in the business world when she established a facilities services business eight years ago.
Buthelezi’s hard-earned successes, innate business acumen, professionalism and determination led to a trail of prestigious business awards, including the Business Women Association Umyezane Award and the Zululand Chamber of Business Most Improved Business winner.
In addition, Buthelezi was also shortlisted by the Black Management Forum (BMF) as The Best Upcoming Leader in 2004.
Buthelezi sits on the UMAKHI Youth Development Institute board, a non-governmental youth initiative based in Cape Town.
Buthelezi established the Fisokuhle Foundation which offers support to marriages that are challenged, while benefiting less-privileged families that are normally without such recourse.
Buthelezi completed a National Diploma in HR Management and is an alumna of the GIBS 10 000 Women Certificate programme, in association with Goldman Sachs.
Buthelezi has served on the Business Women’s Association of South Africa (BWA) and the Black Management Forum.
In 2011 the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) named Buthelezi as one of the 100 Future Business People.