Portia Msamo

Project Manager
Background:

Portia has recently taken on the role as Project Manager at Bitprop to drive growth across all areas as the team grows. She works in multiple departments including marketing and general operations, managing project implementation and ensuring smooth day-to-day operations of ongoing functions. Her in-depth work within marketing and operations will have a significant impact in facilitating Bitprop's growth to the next level.

Experience:

Portia studied towards a Bachelor of Administration degree at TSiBA and has five years of project management experience in the social and skills development sector with the Hout Bay Partnership. She ran five projects simultaneously across the areas of Tourism, Enterprise Development, Community Development, Industrial Regeneration, and Environmental Sustainability and Communications over a five-year period. She is a confident public speaker and is inspired by new technology. Portia has also worked in the medical field, the film industry and the advertising industry as a medical laboratory technician, production coordinator and a global talent manager respectively. She is most passionate about enabling people to reach their true potential, exposing them to new skills and opportunities through partnerships and collaborations between corporates, government and the informal sector.