Meet the 2nd Take Team
We are an enthusiastic, fun and lively bunch here at 2nd Take. We work hard to make your shopping experience exciting, happy and memorable. We approach every task head-on, no matter what it is. We have a wonderfully fashionable 2nd Take team of Sales Assistants at all our stores, as well as a dedicated Fashion team, number-savvy accounts and administration personnel and a creative marketing team keeping the Sea Point Head Office busy. The whole franchise business is owned and managed by go-getter and entrepreneur, Bettina Berlep.
Bettina Berlep is the owner and founder of 2nd Take. 2nd Take is the leading up-market and exclusive, second-hand Fashion Franchise Group, with stores in Cape Town and Pretoria and a convenient online shop. Her vision sees 2nd Take expanding the brand nationwide, through its affordable and great value Franchise concept – a 2nd Take store in every town. 2nd Take stocks branded international designer labels for men, women and kids and also has a Kids Division, selling second-hand baby equipment, toys and books.
Bettina came to South Africa in 1996 and fell in love with Cape Town, especially its cosmopolitan people and beautiful landscapes. Hailing from Germany, she has travelled extensively and lived in France and England prior to making the Mother City her home. Bettina’s professional background is varied. Her career began in the Travel Industry where she gained experience in all fields from hospitality to tour operations, travel agencies, cruiseliners and airlines. From there she moved into different fields when she started a large international outsourcing business, a local recruitment agency and a transcription and translation service.
Nokuthula studied for her National Diploma in accounting at CPUT. She is determined to accomplish her dreams and also fun, out going, social and a go-getter.
Zusiphe Gcabe – Accounts
Zusiphe studied Financial Information Systems at Walter Sisulu University. She is a sweety, laid back and likes shopping, photography and playing games.
Asiphe Ngaleka – Accounts
Asiphe graduated from CPUT in accounting and loves numbers. Volleyball and hiking is in her blood. When you don’t’ know her, she seems to be a bit of an introvert, but once you know her – she is the one to irritate the most … in a good way of course!
Philisiwe Ngxabani – Accounts
Philisiwe is down to earth and loves numbers almost as much as her grandmother and home that always is filled with noise and laughter.
Bandlakazi Mbolambini – Accounts
Bandlakazi graduated from CPUT in accounting. She enjoys reading, playing netball and singing.
Buyiselwa Mekuto – Accounts
Buyiselwa graduated from CPUT in auditing and enjoys gardening, playing games and kids.
Asanda Qumelwana – Marketing
Asanda is our easy going, flexible and creative graphic designer with a love and great passion for fashion. He firmly believes that the secret to success is to start believing in oneself and to live one’s life to the fullest.
Bonga Jadezweni – Marketing
Bonga is dedicated, open to new ideas, a team player and focused on his goals!
Luzuko Arosi – Marketing
Luzuko is good natured and very passionate and actively involved in youth development organisations. His energy is devoted to learning,
developing his own leadership skills, as well as his creative side.
Lonwabile Finca- Fashion Department
Nahwhaal Abbrahams – Fashion Department
Nomava hails from the Eastern Cape and relocated to Cape Town in March 2017. She is a model, accomplished ballroom and latin dancer, likes to explore new things and travelling. She loves fashion and believes that growing is through learning new things.
Fahiema Joseph – Fashion Department
2nd Take is the largest consignment second-hand clothing Franchise group in South Africa with boutique shops in Cape Town and Pretoria, as well as a convenient online store. 2nd Take stocks exclusive designer brands and high street labels, often not available for purchase anywhere else in South Africa.
For further information on 2nd Take, please contact us on 021 434 5878 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.