About Us

We are an African Public Relations Consultancy with a comprehensive approach to establish, build and maintain brand reputation. The firm is African female owned and provides an array of communication services. It aims to effectively narrate stories the African way. It also prefers to function as an extended team member for its clients and strives to deliver quality services including publicity and social media strategies, content writing, media relations, media analysis, campaign risk analysis and management, reporting and more.

Pekuzi Projects is the preferred African narrator. Communication is changing. Technology and digital transformation have shifted the way in which people consume, engage with, and share information.

At Pekuzi, (which means curious in Swahili), we understand how this shift impacts engagement at the nexus between the business, political and social arenas. Curiosity is in our DNA – we are constantly questioning and learning from the world around us to create solutions that are not only creative but deliver on Return-On-Investment.

As an African communications consultancy, we have a comprehensive approach to establish, build and maintain brand reputation. We are a proudly South African 100% black, female-owned communications firm that uses data to add context to every trend, conversation and behavioural shift to increase relevancy for brands. All of this gives us the knowledge to predict, react and adapt. We have over 30+ years of combined experience in the communications industry and have built brands in financial services, professional services, technology, health, education and FMCG.

SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY

At Pekuzi, (which means curious in Swahili), we understand how this shift impacts engagement at the nexus between the business, political and social arenas.Curiosity is in our DNA – we are constantly questioning and learning from the world around us to create solutions that are not only creative but deliver on Return-On-Investment.

INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

Employee engagement continues to be a huge business opportunity – when done right. With the global pandemic having accelerated remote work for millions of employees across numerous industries and roles, we can help ensure that employees remain engaged and productive, no matter where they work
from.

STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT

Businesses of varying sizes have several stakeholders but often lack the capability to engage them in a meaningful way. Our stakeholder management strategies help to maintain good relationships with the people who have most impact on your business.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Our public affairs work has helped numerous companies track, engage, and organize their external business processes to influence public policy, build and maintain strong relationships with legislators, and engage with and monitor stakeholders.

PUBLIC RELATIONS

We help businesses and individuals cultivate a positive reputation with their stakeholders through various earned communications, including traditional media, social media, and in-person engagements. We also have strong experience in helping clients defend their reputation during crises that threaten
their credibility.

DIGITAL MARKETING

Digital marketing or online marketing cannot be ignored, especially because internet usage has more than doubled over the past decade. Digital marketing, like any other type of marketing is a way to connect with and influence potential customers.

At Pekuzi, we offer:

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Pay-per-Click
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Email Marketing
  • Mobile Marketing
  • Marketing Analytics