“It has been 40 years since the momentous events of 1976. We join the rest of the nation in paying tribute to the class of ’76… We [now] live in a country where young people can actually conquer the world and realise their dreams. In this issue, we introduce you to the wonderful world of Nelson Makamo… [who is] crafting a legacy of his own, one brush-stroke at a time ” – DESTINY MAN Editor, Thabiso “TT” Tema
Wednesday, 25th May 2016 – DESTINY MAN hosted the #DMCoverReveal event on Sunday 22nd May to reveal a first for the brand – a youthful cover of artist-entrepreneur Nelson Makamo. In true, #BoldDistinguished style, the event was held at the striking Art It Is gallery in Parkview, where guests mingled over drinks and canapés supplied by French Corner and were spoilt with gifts and vouchers sponsored by Uber, Clarins Man, Miglio, Lux (Unilever), Mercedes-Benz and Convoy Shops. Guests were also serenaded by the sweet sounds of up-and-coming artist, Philile. Among the guests were Nelson Makamo himself, avid art collector & acclaimed photographer Victor Dlamini, global brand and reputation architect, advisor and author Thebe Ikalafeng and Creative Director Siyabonga Beyile. Get your copy today to gain exclusive insight into the workings of the art industry, how social media enabled Makamo to build brand awareness and what it really means to own your craft.
Sport itself is an art, understood only by the passionate. This month in our Sports section, we have compiled all the best in player updates, views, analysis and events. Escape to your man-cave, grab a beer, put your feet up and immerse yourself in the life of football icon Hendrik Johannes Cruyff, Sharks & Springbok player Mahlatse “Chiliboy” Ralepelle and endurance sports phenomenon Ryan Sandes, just to name a few.
Other noteworthy features in this issue include:
- Good Schools Report: A real DESTINY MAN understands the importance of fatherhood and the critical role access to quality education plays in the life of your children. For the first time, we have published The Good Schools Report in DESTINY MAN. Together with sponsors, Old Mutual, we have compiled the most sought-after listing of the best public and private schools around the country.
- Bold & Distinguished At Any Age: They say that summer bodies are made in winter. This month we feature four fitness entrepreneurs who show what it means to flaunt that fit physique in fine style.
For these articles and more, get your June 2015 issue of #DestinyMan now on shelf. In support of #YouthMonth and the DESTINY Helpline for Youth and Students (Toll-free 0800 41 42 43), help us #SellOutTheDMJuneIssue!