Companies in the BigFive ecosystem are scrambling to respond to the growing Covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic is poised to disproportionately impact small business as knowledge workers begin telecommuting, travel is curtained, large gatherings are postponed or canceled, and consumers spend more time at home and less out in the public eating, shopping and socializing. Winners…

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In light of the rapidly unfolding situation with the Covid-19 pandemic, and further to today’s public health announcement* by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, BigFive Digital has taken the decision to postpone BigFive Summit 2020, scheduled for 18-20 May in Cape Town.  We fully intend to reschedule the event in Cape Town to a later…

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BigFive Digital has launched a new Podcast featuring interviews with the entrepreneurs, business and thought leaders driving the adoption of digital marketing and commerce tools by small businesses in Africa and the Middle East. The inaugural episode of the podcast features Ezana Raswork, founder and CEO of Africa 118, which is both a directory of business listings…

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BigFive Digital helps African and Middle Eastern (AME) companies succeed in bringing to market digital marketing products and services for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). We do this through a regular stream of content packed with actionable insights, supported by original market research, that help our members make smart choices about strategy, go to market…

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