ShapeShifter

Need some cash? Want to streamline your restaurant? There’s an SA app for that!

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed two innovative South African tech entrepreneurs for his weekly “ShapeShifter” feature.

Kamogelo Sesing is a partner and cofounder of Accomplice.

Accomplice developed an app called Kitchen Manager.

Kitchen Manager streamlines and automates ordering and invoicing between restaurants and suppliers by eliminating human error on the part of the supplier.

Moira Johnston is the CEO and cofounder of EventRoom.

EventRoom – “the Airbnb of event spaces” - links up those looking for space for an event with those who can hire it out, even if it’s merely a room in your own house.

We offer venue owners - and private homeowners - the opportunity to make money from renting their properties for events.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

Whether it’s a bare room with a sink - or a luxurious yacht - we know someone who wants your space.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

EventRoom’s Moira Johnston left a career in law to become an entrepreneur.

Kamogelo Sesing’s Accomplice recently won the 2015 Traction Bus challenge, beating 200 other tech platforms.

Kamogelo Sesing, Accomplice

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

Scroll down for quotes from the audio below.

Restaurants need less human resources when they use our service.

Kamogelo Sesing, Accomplice

This is a supply management tool.

Kamogelo Sesing, Accomplice

This is what I do day in and day out. I’m making a living and we’re projecting good growth.

Kamogelo Sesing, Accomplice

My sister is my business partner.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

I started an online law business before I had the EventRoom idea.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

We don’t price the venues; it works exactly like Airbnb. We do, however, check them out.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

We haven’t implemented our revenue model yet. We’re surviving off our first round of investments.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

We’re going to work on a subscription basis.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

It’s a no-brainer for the listed venues.

Moira Johnston, EventRoom

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