Royal Hustlers with David Namalenga

“Improving the livelihood of people is what makes me happy. At Dinopama in particular our strategy is to empower and grow the economy for the people.” -David Namalenga David Namalenga is a man who rose from humble beginnings to becoming an inspiring Namibian making a huge impact in the manufacturing sector. We spoke to the MD of Dinapama about his …

Royal Hustlers with Gerald Kolb

“The ability to make an honest apology when you make a mistake … to man up and face the mistakes you’ve made is an important skill.” -Gerald Kolb Gerald Kolb from Charly’s Desert Tours shared with us one of the greatest lessons he’s learned in life while giving us a walk down memory lane with one of Namibia’s oldest tour …

Royal Hustlers with Dennis De Wet (Slowtown Coffee Roasters)

“Fortunately, everyone’s still drinking coffee, it seems like the last thing that people want to give up.” -Dennis De Wet Our final Royal Hustler on our coastal takeover was non-other than Slowtown Coffee Roasters founder Dennis de Wet. He shared the challenges of surviving the pandemic and how the company was able to survive despite the challenges of the last …

Royal Hustlers with Jancke Rentel

“When you have a sports business, your marketing needs to be on point because you need to pull the people in. Sports is all about motivation.” -Jancke Rentel Jancke Rentel has loved athletics ever since she was a schoolgirl. Today, she has more than 10 years of experience in the sports industry and runs a sports business with her husband. …

Royal Hustlers with Beatrice Schultz

“I would love to see more female entrepreneurs enter more male-dominated industries, as a truck driver myself, I’d like to see more female truck drivers … I’d love more women to utilize their voices.” -Beatrice Schultz Future Females Swakopmund Ambassador Beatrice Schultz is a big advocate for the empowerment of women. She shares some of her hopes for the advancement …

Royal Hustlers with Wilko Aschenborn

“Being able to empower and inspire are some of the things that have always fuelled me and I’ve harnessed these things. At Buddy Namibia, all of what we do is inspirational and innovational tech.” – Wilko Aschenborn Wilko Aschenborn shares with us the journey that led him to launch the Buddy App, an inspirational lifestyle app that is changing the …

Royal Hustlers with Luis Munana

“You need to prove yourself because people will only believe in you once you believe in yourself.” -Luis Munana He’s behind some of the biggest brands in Namibia including MTC Windhoek Fashion Week and Waka Waka Moo children’s television show. As successful as he has become though, Luis Munana still values humility and hard work as some of the key …

Royal Hustlers with Roxanne Laher

“The industry is so much bigger outside Namibia, there’s a lot of respect for the industry overseas and this is my goal – to build that respect for the industry here in Namibia.” – Roxanne Laher A beauty therapist and educator by profession, Roxanne Laher is determined to help propel the Namibian beauty industry through her work. She shared these …

Royal Hustlers with Irmgard Lesheni Hamayulu

“If you look around, all the town councils nowadays are able to supply lad to their residents. Supply is there, demand is there and even in the towns that nobody expected to have development, real estate is there.” -Irmgard Lesheni Hamayulu If you’re on the lookout for real estate booms across the country, award-winning realtor Irmgard Lesheni Hamayulu shared the …

Royal Hustlers with Beatrice Masilingi

“Studying for what I wanna become, which is physiotherapy, is gonna require a lot of attention but what I’m busy with is athletics which also requires a lot of focus and concentration, so I decided that after I retire from athletics I can go and study.” -Beatrice Masilingi Namibian sprinting sensation Beatrice Masilingi shared her career plans as our ‘Royal …