Bonnie is a multi-tasker of note! She wears the hat of both CMO of Roman’s Pizza and CEO of BPD Advertising. Recently she has joined Roman’s Pizza as a Franchisee as well. After completing her MBA, Bonnie went straight into the industry and has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of franchising, including previous positions held at Famous Brands, Blockbusters. In her tenure as Chief Marketing Officer at Roman’s Pizza, since 2008, the brand has grown from strength to strength – winning many awards for both Marketing and Service, including most recently: TGI Ask Afrika Orange Index Best Service in Fast Food category for 2016, Brand Builder of the Year Award in the Franchise Association of South Africa 2016 Awards, Finalist for Franchisee of the Year in the Franchise Association of South Africa 2017 Awards, Beeld Readers’ Choice Takeaway Pizza category winner for numerous years, as well as in the Pretoria News Awards and The Star Awards for the same title. Her motto, “RESPECT is all that matters”, is how she approaches every aspect of her life.