Interview with founder of ‘I Do’ magazine and Awards Felicia Buthelezi on the importance of marriage.
Felicia Buthelezi, also known as "Mrs. B", is a wife, a mother of two boys and a successful entrepreneur. Her many accolades are a testament to her personal motto: LIVE, LOVE, LAUGH. From humble beginnings, Felicia successfully established a facilities company called Fisokuhle Multiservices at the age of 22 after working for Old Mutual group schemes as an administration consultant. Her business has enjoyed meteoric growth and she has won a number of business awards, including the Business Women's Association Award, a Zululand Chamber of Commerce Award and Umyezane Award to name the few. With her business acumen and personal drive, Felicia launched her media company Fisokuhle Media in 2011.The Johannesburg-based company publishes ‘I do’ Magazine and hosts an annual event called I do Awards. Its mission is to bring back marriage into fashion and reinforce the integrity of family values. Felicia feels strongly that one of the main problems facing our nation is the instability of marriages and the proliferation of divorce. She saw a gap in the market and was determined to take advantage of this niche.
She joins us in the loft to chat about the 'I Do' awards and the 'I Do Awards'.