The right space for your growing business
We’re looking for smart, committed entrepreneurs who want to build a sustainable business. Apply to Riversands if you have what it takes, but want to get there faster.
We believe that the barriers for black entrepreneurs to secure a professional address are still too high. We want to accelerate your business journey through proving an entrepreneurial ecosystem, access to support services and learning opportunities.
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HOW YOU QUALIFY?
Your own office, showroom or manufacturing space at a price and terms that suit your needs. Units include small furnished business suites, through to 50m² mini factories and 200m² factory spaces.
Be at the centre of a vibrant community of entrepreneurs sharing feedback, insights and connections. Participate in networking sessions, special guest lectures and have access to experienced mentors.
Growth & LearninG
Looking for answers in your business? Make the most of a rich mix of guest lectures, workshops and practical training sessions to help you build vital business management expertise.
Support services to reduce some of the headaches involved with running a small business. Battling with the financial compliance and accounts? Ask our team to keep your back-office running smoothly.
What can I expect from Riversands
Not sure if Riversands is right for you? Entrepreneur Seola Mashamaite, the founder of Mon-Cal, an accredited calibration laboratory, explains what you can expect when you move into Riversands.
Meet our entrepreneurs
Masego Mohajane, clinical engineer and entrepreneur has grown her company to become a leader in a largely male-dominated area. Based on her experiences and reputation, she recently secured a deal to distribute ultrasound machines in the SADC region for a global manufacturer. The arrangement will allow Mohajane to grow her businesses significantly in both volume and geographic reach
Entrepreneurs Jobie Bakama (business director) and Makere Thekiso (creative director) create content for channels across Africa. Callback Dreams has an enviable client list – SABC, Vuzu TV, Channel O, Converse, Sound City TV (Nigeria) Mafikizolo, DSTV, Big Brother Africa, Samsung, South African Tourism amongst others. Callback Dreams takes advantage of the Riversands environment and taps into the support including mentorship, market visibility and back office.
Apple Green Environmental
Apple Green is an innovative environmental services company led by Langa Sangoni. Apple Green Environmental handles waste management for clients such as Growthpoint Properties, Total, Supergroup, Imperial, Shoprite Checkers and Century Property Developments.