Elise Earnshaw

Elise Earnshaw _MG_5779With an outstanding twenty five-year career in the Information Technology Industry, Elise rose through the ranks of Unisys, Unihold Technologies and ultimately became Group Strategic Marketing Director and Legal Counsel for this Johannesburg Stock Exchange-listed group.

In 2000 Elise became a joint partner in Earnshaw & Associates and specialised in company turnarounds as Interim Managing Director in those companies.

She excelled in this fledgling turnarounds industry and her achievements were well-documented in the financial press.

During all these years Elise was a pioneer in the fields of marketing strategy, the marketing mix and branding.

As a result of, and due to this interest, in December 2010, on behalf of Earnshaw & Associates, Elise purchased a small advertising publication, rebranded the product, Xclusive Media Group, and turned it into a powerful branding and selling medium which is well-known on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal.

In addition to her postgraduate qualifications, Elise holds several business and marketing qualifications, is an accredited Principal Estate Agent (CEA) and a Certified Business Broker (CBBR).

Outside her business life Elise is a qualified open water diver, ski boat skipper, and an accomplished 4 x 4 driver. Her wildlife photography work is much in demand by national magazines.