Who we are
Craig is an Information Technology professional with a strong entrepreneurial flair and well developed people skills. Founder of various disruptive technological companies such as Zentraedi LLC (USA), Jozibear 24/7, Geswindt Telecoms LLC and a few others. IT Specialist, Businessman & Entrepreneur. Founder of various disruptive technologies and interviewed on Radio702, MetroFM, SAFM, JoziFM, KayaFM, MixFM, TransAfrica Radio & various other print & digital media https://za.linkedin.com/in/craig-geswindt He has a Bachelor of Computer Science degree, a National Diploma in Electronic Engineering, numerous technology and industry specific qualifications in integration and software development methodologies. Over the years his roles have included deep technical involvement in software development, leading teams of developers and solution discovery through a combination of technical and business analysis; right through to solution crafting and presentation. Craig discovered his ability to communicate at the highest levels whilst at MTN. He joined them in a research division as a developer working on numerous cutting edge applications and solutions. Over time his role evolved to include a combination of Business and Analysis. It was here that Craig had to present solutions to CxO level stakeholders at Steering Committee and Board meetings. He found that he was able to adapt to the language style required as well as read the audience to deliver the right message at the right time. He later joined Atos Origin as a Solutions Architect where he gained further experience in solving various Enterprise Architecture challenges. This included an international project at Swisscom and large scale billing solutions at MTN and Telkom. The high level business exposure with the client at both Atos, Eskom, Standard Bank and MTN was further utilised when he joined Sybase, a SAP company in a Pre-Sales Capacity where he worked closely with the sales team in presenting solutions in the mobile application space. Craig has a passion for business and has started up numerous online and distribution businesses. These include a range of publications, a record label, Jozibear 247 - An Uber-like on-demand taxi emailing company, a telecoms company specialising in roaming (voice/data/text) and corporate gift company.