The Friday Stand-In 2016

#FridayStandIn Crispin Sonn abides by the business ethic 'do well, do good'

Crispin Sonn is the director of Gamiro and executive director of Gamiro Consult.

He is passionate about ethical business and believes in the principle of 'doing well, doing good.' He is an ardent proponent that as a business succeeds it needs to give back to society.

He is the son of democratic South Africa's first ambassador to the United States, Franklin Sonn.

He holds a BA in Social Science and Humanities from University of Cape Town, an Honours degree in Business and Administration from Stellenbosch Business School and completed the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program (AMP).

Listen to the audio below to hear more about conversations he will have on his Friday Stand-In show...

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Once homeless, top CEO Frank Magwegwe hits the airwaves as #FridayStandIn

Once homeless, top CEO Frank Magwegwe hits the airwaves as #FridayStandIn

The founder of Financial Wellness Group, is passionate about books and reading, and has lived on both sides of the poverty line.

The Naked Scientist answers your questions on #FridayStandIn

The Naked Scientist answers your questions on #FridayStandIn

Naked Scientist Chris Smith is full of his usual plethora of knowledge about everything under the sun.

Entrepreneur guru Gil Oved takes the #FridayStandIn challenge

Entrepreneur guru Gil Oved takes the #FridayStandIn challenge

Gil Oved is the co-founder and co-CEO of The Creative Counsel Group, the largest Marketing Agency in Africa.

#FridayStandIn thoughtful conversations on civil society and student protests

#FridayStandIn thoughtful conversations on civil society and student protests

Nomfundo Walaza looked at the role of civil society 'minding the gap', and psychological fallout of Fees Must Fall protests.

Reflecting on the psychological impact of student protests

Reflecting on the psychological impact of student protests

High levels of militarisation by security on campuses has caused post-traumatic stress disorder among the university community.

Psychologist Nomfundo Walaza on the trauma of student protests (and the healing)

Psychologist Nomfundo Walaza on the trauma of student protests (and the healing)

Psychologist, human rights activist and acting director at Inyathelo, Nomfundo Walaza, is the #FridayStandIn for the Redi Tlhabi.

Maps Maponyane rocks the #FridayStandIn gig

Maps Maponyane rocks the #FridayStandIn gig

Masego Maps Maponyane hosted a successful #FridayStandIn show looking at fashion, entrepreneurship and education reform issues.

Multi-talented Maps Maponyane hosts the Redi Tlhabi show

Multi-talented Maps Maponyane hosts the Redi Tlhabi show

Masego Maps Maponyane is a South African television presenter, actor, fashion designer, model and business entrepreneur.

Why culture and creative talent are pivotal in transforming cities

Why culture and creative talent are pivotal in transforming cities

Creative director Jay Pather says performers and creatives have a role in re-purposing public spaces to create art and belonging.

#FridayStandIn Bulelwa Ngewana shares deep love of city life

#FridayStandIn Bulelwa Ngewana shares deep love of city life

Capetonian urbanist Bulelwa Makalima-Ngwewana had successful and moving conversations with her guests unpacking gentrification.

How to make SA's inner-cities more inclusive (and crack down on gentrification)

How to make SA's inner-cities more inclusive (and crack down on gentrification)

Development in areas like Cape Town's Woodstock or Joburg's Maboneng does not have to be at the expense of poorer communities.

Capetonian urban revivalist Bulelwa Makalima-Ngwewana is your #FridayStandIn

Capetonian urban revivalist Bulelwa Makalima-Ngwewana is your #FridayStandIn

Bulelwa Makalima-Ngewana is a town planner with extensive experience in managing and coordinating public-private partnerships.

#FridayStandIn Rich Mkhondo drops knowledge and moving music

#FridayStandIn Rich Mkhondo drops knowledge and moving music

Writer and media relations expert Rich Mkhondo commanded the Friday Stand-In Show, leaving listeners with some food for thought.

The system is rigged against black women, says Lindiwe Mazibuko

The system is rigged against black women, says Lindiwe Mazibuko

Black women in South Africa remain the most neglected demographic, despite ongoing talks for gender equality.

#BlackWomenMatter in the spotlight this Friday

#BlackWomenMatter in the spotlight this Friday

Lebo Ramafoko, social activist, feminist and CEO at Soul City Institute will be discussing women's issues on #FridayStandIn.

Dali Mpofu calls ANC a strong brand that is dead

Dali Mpofu calls ANC a strong brand that is dead

Friday Stand In Chris Vick talks South African politics from elections to Marikana and a host of issues with Advocate Dali Mpofu.

#FridayStandIn Chris Vick surprises listeners with jazz, hiphop and Babes Wodumo

#FridayStandIn Chris Vick surprises listeners with jazz, hiphop and Babes Wodumo

While talking politics, spindoctor Chris Vick also played the music. He was clearly on a mission to break the rules!

Spindoctor Chris Vick in the #FridayStandIn hot seat

Spindoctor Chris Vick in the #FridayStandIn hot seat

Chris Vick has been involved in several ANC media policy initiatives and initiatives championing change in the media industry.

Issues of women and land reform under the spotlight on Friday Stand In

Issues of women and land reform under the spotlight on Friday Stand In

Friday Stand In Nomboniso Gasa speaks to two women who have played an important role in empowering rural women.

Psychoanalyst and wine farmer Mark Solms opens minds on the #FridayStandIn

Psychoanalyst and wine farmer Mark Solms opens minds on the #FridayStandIn

Psychoanalyst Professor Mark Holms picked listeners' brains and shared some personal insights on land reform, among other matters.

#FridayStandIn: Psychoanalyst Mark Solms says he is fascinated by the brain

#FridayStandIn: Psychoanalyst Mark Solms says he is fascinated by the brain

Meet Professor Mark Holms, known for his interest in modern neuroscience and psychoanalysis...and his wine farming

WATCH German Ambassador Walter Lindner hosts the Redi Tlhabi show

WATCH German Ambassador Walter Lindner hosts the Redi Tlhabi show

Lindner is not just a diplomat. He is also a musician, and he's bringing in some surprise guests. This is a show not to be missed!

Melanie Verwoerd rocks another #FridayStandIn gig with ease

Melanie Verwoerd rocks another #FridayStandIn gig with ease

Writer and political analyst, Melanie Verwoerd took over the airwaves for the second time filling in on The Redi Thlabi Show.

Callers show love to their moms ahead of Mother's Day

Callers show love to their moms ahead of Mother's Day

South Africans will celebrate Mothers' Day by showing their appreciation for the special role they have played in their lives.

Melanie Verwoerd comes in for the second round as a #FridayStandIn

Melanie Verwoerd comes in for the second round as a #FridayStandIn

Melanie Verwoerd says she's bringing the big names again to the show, and the 'real' mother of the nation will also be in studio.

Muzi Kuzwayo stands by his ‘Pro-African’ agenda

Muzi Kuzwayo stands by his ‘Pro-African’ agenda

Muzi started with ranting about how the system continues to 'sideline' black people, sharing anecdotes from his own experiences.

Multi-talented Muzi Kuzwayo is our #FridayStandIn

Multi-talented Muzi Kuzwayo is our #FridayStandIn

Author and businessman, Muzi Kuzwayo, our next #FridayStandIn has brought in a lot of talkers and a controversial interview with SAA's Dudu Myeni.

Rebecca Davis brings her wit and candour to the airwaves

Rebecca Davis brings her wit and candour to the airwaves

Journalist and author, Rebecca Davis took to the airwaves at #FridayStandIn with as much ease as she does when she puts pen to paper.

This is no April fool... Rebecca Davis is the #FridayStandIn

This is no April fool... Rebecca Davis is the #FridayStandIn

Author and journalist, Rebecca is the next Friday Stand-in on the Redi Tlhabi show on 1 April 2016.

Melanie Verwoerd flourishes as the #FridayStandIn

Melanie Verwoerd flourishes as the #FridayStandIn

Writer and political analyst Melanie Verwoerd dominated the airwaves on The Redi Thlabi Show during her gig as the #FridayStandIn.

How Cyril Ramaphosa and Roelf Meyer joined forces to bring democracy to SA

How Cyril Ramaphosa and Roelf Meyer joined forces to bring democracy to SA

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Roelf Meyer share insights into their personal and political relationships that led to peace.

Friday Stand-In: The Vintage 007 talks to Melanie Verwoerd

Friday Stand-In: The Vintage 007 talks to Melanie Verwoerd

Roger Moore is one of the original James Bonds. Now almost 88, he talks about his illustrious career with Melanie Verwoerd.

Sylvester Chauke sets Twitter alight as the #FridayStandin

Sylvester Chauke sets Twitter alight as the #FridayStandin

This week's #FridayStandin, Sylvester Chauke, hit the ground running and was widely welcomed by 702 land

The Friday Stand In is Sylvester Chauke... but who IS he?

The Friday Stand In is Sylvester Chauke... but who IS he?

Sylvester Chauke cut his teeth at Nando's and MTV Networks before rising to Chief Brand Architect at his own marketing company.

Nomboniso Gasa takes a second bite at #FridayStandIn

Nomboniso Gasa takes a second bite at #FridayStandIn

Many remember her first show's controversial and heated discussion with the Rhodes Must Fall Activist Wanelisa Xaba.

#RhodesMustFall - 'A Movement that has shaken foundations of SA'

#RhodesMustFall - 'A Movement that has shaken foundations of SA'

Student activist Wanelisa Xaba speaks to Nomboniso Gasa about what the #RhodesMustFall movement is all about.

What is happening in your body when you have 'butterflies' in your tummy?

What is happening in your body when you have 'butterflies' in your tummy?

The Naked Scientist explains the chemical reactions taking place in your body when you have 'butterflies' in your stomach.

Nomboniso Gasa takes the hot seat as #FridayStandIn

Nomboniso Gasa takes the hot seat as #FridayStandIn

Nomboniso Gasa was in the hot seat today as the #FridayStandIn host of the Redi Tlhabi Show. Find out how it went...