Jonathan Cherry is a South African marketer, media theorist, entrepreneur, speaker, trend watcher, writer and the founder and editor of Cherryflava.

He has an Economics Degree from the University of Stellenbosch and runs a number of business ventures in addition to consulting with clients as a brand innovator and content marketing producer. His exploits include extensive experiential strategy and prototyping with major multinational brands and innovating the use of alternate reality digital and real-world content design and production for clients that include Unilever, Woolworths and Dimension Data.

He was named ‘Gamechanger of the Year’ in 2010 by Men’s Health magazine for his work in the field of marketing innovation.

In addition, he hosts the weekly Advertising Feature on CapeTalk 567 [every Wednesday morning at 06h35] with Kieno Kammies and is the course co-ordinator of the GetSmarter UCT Copywriting for Online Marketing short course.

Speaking and consulting:

Jon shares his insights with a focus on current trends, economics and innovation as a keynote speaker at numerous conferences and seminars and consults with brands on their branding and content marketing strategies.

His speaking topics include:

  • Why business is now a two horse race…and how your brand can escape being a commodity.
  • The Top 5 consumer trends of 2014/15 – how your brand can take advantage of them.
  • How the 2008 Global Economic Crisis changed the rules of marketing forever.

For rates and booking Jonathan to speak at your event or to enquire about assistance with marketing, please get in touch with him here.