Tim SmithCEO / Business Development Director
Born in UK and emigrated to South Africa in 1979. I have been working since 1968 gaining considerable experience in sales and marketing since that time. Became involved with IT in 1994 and launched Learning Curve for education in 2007. For many years I have been involved with running our company as its CEO
Maggie SmithFinancial Manager
Born in Canada, finished education in England and emigrated to South Africa in 1983. I have worked in marketing /market research in various industries including food, pharmaceuticals, perfume,finance, and later with an advertising agency. Met my husband Tim in Cape Town and several years later after children, joined Tim in the business in 1994. Responsible for Finance and Administration at Learning Curve
Julie GovenderRegional Sales Manager
I have been with Learning Curve since 2009 where I started by answering phones and making coffee. I now manage sales for Western Cape, Eastern Cape in country and continue to grow partnerships in Namibia, Kenya and a few other African countries as well as some further afield in the UK and the US. Having a passion for photography and digital creativity allowed for self-study and exploration of the Adobe products which in turn has been crucial in aligning what I’m passionate about to my role in Learning Curve. You know the old saying “Love what you do, and you’ll never work a day in your life”.
Bishen GosaiAdobe Solutions Specialist
I have been with Learning Curve for 4.5 years. My career started in 1997 as a Graphic Designer in the Print Industry for 5 years. Thereafter I joined the Print Solutions Division and worked extensively for 5 years with a Development Team to build several online ordering systems for large corporates to optimize Digital Print workflows. I then spent 2 years at a Development Consultancy to build forms and workflow solutions. Thereafter I spent the last 10 years in sales, marketing and distribution of Adobe software which included compliancy and strategy planning for the Commercial and Government sectors. In addition, I help organizations with advice and technical support for Adobe Cloud Solutions tailored to their environment’s requirements.
Born and raised in Soweto, Johannesburg. Went to University of Johannesburg (then Vista University) as a BCom student in the early 90’s and obtained 2 other certificate qualifications from Unisa. Joined Learning Curve in January 2011 as a sales consultant specifically focused on the education market and never looked back since. I have seen growth in both education sectors, namely K-12 (grade 0-12) and Higher Ed (including Public and Private education). Been key to other brands that will grow our diversification in the education sector. Enjoy finer things in life that includes travel and sports. Passionate about Architecture and design.
Kudakwashe NyawashaSales Administrator
A graduate with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, I have a vast experience in sales, marketing and administration, having worked for various organisations in Zimbabwe. I joined Learning Curve in 2014 as a Sales Administrator. Apart from being on Learning Curves' administration team, I am also responsible for maintenance of the Midrand Office.
Hey, I am Nkosi, I am an Adobe solutions specialist based in Joburg. And I’m totally obsessed with Adobe and working with creatives. With 6 years of experience on this product I have worked with the vendor, distributor, resellers and end-users. Currently I pretty much keep the sales running, providing products and solutions to resellers.
Vicky WyldSales & Marketing Co-ordinator
After spending 11 years in the UK working in Pharmacy, I returned to South Africa in search of some desperately needed sunshine and started my new journey in Office Management. With a strong administrative background, I branched out to explore the more “creative” side of work. With a natural flair for design and marketing along with the birth of social media, the stars aligned and a new chapter began. I have been with the Learning Curve family for a little over 3 years in beautiful Cape Town. I currently look after the student portfolio, marketing and am a helping hand to the regional Sales Team.
Jess JonesOrder Administration
Cindy MillerOffice Assistant
Born and bred in Cape Town. Joined Learning Curve in January 2019 and it has been an amazing journey thus far. I have an administrative role but assist in Finance, processing orders and research when required and learn something new each day. When I think about our company as well as the dynamic team that I am part of, the values of integrity, honesty and excellence come to mind. I am currently studying towards a BCom Degree through UNISA and I am looking forward to what the future holds for me with the company.
Vissen ReddySales Administrator
I hold a background of 6 years’ experience in IT software sales. After joining Learning Curve as a Sales Administrator, I specialised in Adobe and software licensing. I have gained the necessary skills and knowledge to assist clients in growing their professional organisation through information management, software licensing and customer service.