Gugu is a BA Journalism and Economics graduate and has an MBA from Bond University, Australia. In 2000 she co-founded Spin Media, a black-owned communications consultancy. As executive director of Spin, she is responsible for media training, communications development and public affairs strategies. Gugu was a former marketing and communications executive at the State Information Technology, where she was respon- sible for creating and managing the brand. She was also a political journalist at the SABC, worked as a senior producer for SAfm and was head of broadcast training at the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism. Gugu is a strategy and media adviser to Tokyo Sexwale, the SABC, the Land Bank, Gauteng Shared Services, Parliament, Transnet and the department of home affairs. She is also a non-executive director of Powertel, a telecommunications company.
Lunch spot Tinswalo at Waterfall next to Kyalami