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Nic Manshon

Hi, I’m Nic Manshon.
Creativity, for me, started back when I was drawing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and entering Mother’s Day competitions for KTV. I always loved art as a kid and did it as a subject throughout my schooling career. 
If I were to be totally honest, I never saw a career in creativity in high school, even though art was my highest marked subject. 
Hence, I went to study personal training straight after high school and thereafter worked for Virgin Active for a while. Soon enough I realized that it wasn’t for me. Nonetheless, I believe nothing is lost with learning.
After having these feelings to change my career, I started exploring creativity again. That was a good choice!
The journey started out at CPUT, studying industrial design and serving at a local church, heading up the media department. After that, I got a scholarship for digital filmmaking at SAE. I never received a scholarship before so I was super stoked to do the course, not realizing what the future may hold.
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Arita Bagwandin



I am a businesswoman, a brand ambassador, social media personality, radio host and magazine editor. I am founder and CEO of the Sense of Luxury (Sol) Media Group. 

The Sense of Luxury (Sol) Media Group is a media company specializing in the promotion and advertising of various national and international brands through our lifestyle magazine, our radio shows, our TV content/shows as well as our extensive social media platforms. 

The Travel Wild & "luxe living with Arita" shows, are the first social media radio hub creating and curating content that is authentic and relevant which informs, entertains, empowers and inspires - targeting the engaged early adopters, connected in a digital world reaching national and international listeners. I love interacting with my listeners and being able to take them on my journey with me. 

I also do show specials for on World TV, on my lifestyle show featuring the best in travel, food and incredible people. 

The shows are streamed on :

I heart Radio 
Twitter
Facebook
iTunes
Soundcloud
Google Play store
Roku
World TV
Now reaching millions worldwide. 

I am passionate about people, food, fashion and lifestyle and so my job as editor of the magazine enables me to combine all my passions and work on them everyday.  I love sharing my favorite things and parts of my life with the world and that's where social media comes in. As I shared more of my life and passions etc on my social media platforms, the more my following grew and I am so honoured to be able to share with my followers and to have them share their favuorite things etc in their lives, with me. 

I am also fortunate enough to work with fabulous brands from all around the world as brand ambassador, which allows me to meet and work with amazing people and create campaigns that will make the brand proud. 

I am a firm believer in giving back and this is the belief that led to the formation of my foundation. The Arita Foundation aims to support and assist underprivileged households and more specifically the kids of these households, with basic essentials such as food, water etc and education. We provide lunches, school fees, books, uniforms etc so that these kids can have a proper education. 

Instagram: @Arita_Bagwandin


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