Born and raised in Cape town, South Africa, Brendt has over 9 years experience in social networking in South Africa. Brendt is one of 3 founders of the South African web success story Blueworld Communities which comprises of the websites blueworld.co.za, zoopedup.com and speakerbox.co.za.
In 2008 Blueworld Communities was forever entrenched in South African web history, when it became the first “start-up” to be purchased by a large South African corporate company namely Naspers. Being extremely entrepreneurial Brendt sold his shares in BW Communities in 2009 and is now the Business manager of Head Space TV at Via Media.
Brendt is a keen sportsman who plays cricket, action cricket, hockey and golf and prides himself in being a family man, loyal friend and innovative businessman.