Wendy Tlou is a seasoned marketing and communications specialist in the areas of communications strategy and implementation, marketing and branding, media relations and stakeholder relations.
Wendy has held various marketing and communication positions at a number of public and private sector companies, including: The Communications Firm, the Gauteng Economic Development Agency (GEDA), Chief Marketing Officer for Brand South Africa and as part of the PR and communication account management team for the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) in 2002. Additionally her experience within this field has seen her head up the communications office of South African Tourism as the GM: Global Communications from June 2007 to July 2010. Currently Wendy is the Group Head: Communication and Brand of Lonmin.
This is Wendy’s first appearance on the Sport Industry Awards judging panel after having to withdraw in 2017.