Fikile, aka DJ Fix, came to prominence when she won a nationwide competition to join MTV Base as a presenter in 2006. In doing so, she made history by becoming the channel’s first female VJ. Fikile went on to study Small Business and Arts Entrepreneurship at Columbia College Chicago and New York University, and Social Entrepreneurship at GIBS. In a unique partnership with GIBS, she established the Fix Scholarship, which has since funded nine social entrepreneurs that have gone on to put their dreams into action. She currently hosts on the Forbes & Fix Show on 5fm, Monday to Friday, 1pm to 4pm.
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