LIFE Leadership Series Introduces Di Rosen Di, CEO and Director of Di Rosen productions, started off in advertising in the late 70’s and destiny led her into non-commercial programming with the SABC in 1983. Di was a freelancer at SABC in Johannesburg producing and directing all genres of programmes until 1997 when the SABC’s in house production facility closed down, she moved back to Cape Town for personal reasons and formed my own company: Di Rosen Productions Di Rosen Productions uses the power of the media to educate, inform, and entertain with integrity. The programmes are of a high standard of quality. Making a difference is what is important. Di Rosen Productions is dedicated to helping those that are underprivileged and want to learn more about the industry, and expand their talents. Di Rosen Productions is intent on continuing to deliver high quality programming for both national and international broadcasters and to continue to give the younger generation an opportunity to learn and grow. We asked Di some questions about her SPICE4LIFE, that thing she is passionate about and what excites and motivates her. My SPICE4LIFE, the thing that I love to do, share… GIVE BACK INSPIRE MOTIVATE THOSE AROUND ME AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE THROUGH CHANGE I was inspired to do what I do because … I LOVE CREATING AND HEALING. IN THIS INSTANCE MY HEALING IS THROUGH COMMUNICATION I define success as follows … MAKING A DIFFERENCE AND BEING RESPECTED AS WELL AS BEING COMFORTABLE IN YOUR OWN SKIN. BEING AT PEACE AND FULFILLED My main contribution to the business is … PROPOSING TO BROADCASTERS AND PRODUCING AND DIRECTING AND BRAINSTORMING IDEAS AND CONNECTING PEOPLE. My best “switch-off” strategy is … WATCHING MOVIES AND SERIES IN BED AS WELL AS READING A GOOD BOOK I DO LOVE THE OCEAN AND AM A WATER BABY. The leadership qualities I most admire are … INTEGRITY RESPECT SHARING AND MENTORING. The thing that gets me through the tough times…. FAITH IN G-D My life’s motto is … AS ONE DOOR CLOSES ANOTHER WILL OPEN. WITHOUT G-D WE ARE NOTHING. The thing I wish for the most is … PEACE LOVE AND EDUCATION FOR ALL Do you consider yourself a superhero? Why/Why not? NO AS THERE ARE SO MANY MORE PEOPLE THAT DO SO MUCH MORE THAN ME. AM I STRONG YES, HAVE I OVERCOME ADVERSITY YES. Well, we think that you MARVEL-lous! So…. If you could choose one person to call on when ‘in battle’, who would it be? MY OTHER HALF/ A GOOD FRIEND What was the toughest battle you ever had to over come? FIGHTING FOR MY FREEDOM AND ESCAPING AN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP AS WELL AS OVERCOMING MS AND CANCER. When did you officially become a hero… when was your big break? IN THE EARLY 80’S WHEN ASKED TO PRODUCE A VARIETY PROGRAMME CALLED NGOMQUIBELO – I ENDED UP PRODUCING AND DIRECTING THIS AWARD WINNING PROGRAMME AND IT WAS NUMBER 1 IN THE RATINGS FOR MANY YEARS WAS BROADCAST WEEKLY FOR 16 YEARS WITHOUT A BREAK. What does your super suit look like? STRONG LOYAL CARING CREATIVE TALENTED HUMBLE FIRM. What is your secret weapon that you save to help you against only the toughest of villains? PRAYER BUT SPEAKING MY MIND. If there was only one place in the world you could save, where would it be? MIDDLE EAST What do you do when you are not saving the world? BEING MOM HOUSEWIFE PARTNER AND TAKING CARE OF MYSELF (HEALTH) If we had to repay you for saving the world, how would we celebrate? SONG DANCE SPECIAL FRIENDS AND PEOPLE , AND OF COURSE WINE!!!!!! What is your ultimate superpower? STRENGTH What is the “thing” that you think we need in order to save the world? LOVE AND GIVING BACK …. My superhero mantra is…. JUST BELIEVE Find out more about our PARTNERS and AMBASSADORS Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.