- Apiwe Nxusani-Mawela has made history by becoming SA's first black female brewery owner
- Nxusani-Mawela has been in the brewing industry for more than a decade
- She used all the knowledge she gathered in both the macro and micro-brewing industries to start her own company
August is Women's Month and we have been celebrating Mzansi's inspiring ladies. One of the ladies who deserves to be praised is Apiwe Nxusani-Mawela - South Africa's first black female brewery owner.
For the past 12 years, Nxusani-Mawela has been working in the brewing industry and today owns the first black female majority-owned brewing company in the country.
According to Kaya FM, Nxusani-Mawela said she has a love for brewing and she is passionate about the African continent.
The inspiring business owner said she loves "all kinds of beers". She went on to reveal that she enjoys experimenting with different ingredients.
"When I was at SAB, I used to brew at the Francis Street brewery, I actually got to play around with different types of malts, that what I carry on doing" - she said.
Meanwhile, Briefly.co.za previously reported on another woman who bought a struggling vineyard and turned it into a lucrative business.
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