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Sunday, December 22, 2013


Made possible through the support of the KZN Department of Economic development and the eThekwini Municipality, the KwaZulu-Natal United Music Industry Association (KUMISA) is seeking to fill eight two-year term Board of Directors positions.

The KUMISA Board of Directors is an active leadership group committed to providing the highest standards of excellence for the Association. Board members must be willing to spend a significant amount of time throughout the year on the continuous development and oversight of KUMISA’s many programmes and services.

Upon election, each Board Member selects an area of work in the organisation to dedicate their time and efforts to, including Professional Development, Marketing, Membership, Budget and Finance, Industry Partnerships, and beyond.

In addition, board members should be prepared to represent the organisation to members, prospective members, and the music industry.

Anyone thinking they can add value or contribute to this cause, is requested make their nomination for the upcoming Board elections scheduled to take place on January 30, 2014, at 09h00 at the Hilton Hotel, Durban. Nominations should reach Thuthu Mbhele on or before 16h00 on January 15, 2014.

Those wishing to nominate or vote, must be registered as a KUMISA member before December 31, 2013. Registration is free via the KUMISA website ( or by collecting a registration form from The Durban Film Office, 11th Floor, 41 Margaret Mncadi Avenue (Victoria Embankment), Durban, or contact 082 750 8425 or email for further information.

Board Election Schedule
January 15 at 15h00: Last day to submit nominations
January 20: Board nominations announced
January 28 at 15h00: Last day for submission of pre/proxy voting.
January 30: Annual General Meeting. Voting and announcement of elected board members. (RSVP to or call 082 750 8425 should you wish to attend)