IPO Vice-Chairperson Gauteng. Bongiwe Selane holds an honorary Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies from the London College of Arts and a Media Management Programme from Stellenbosch Business School. She is currently Executive Producer at Blingola Media, a company that she founded with her partner Carol Jenkins. Bongiwe has 10 years of broadcasting experience, having worked at M-Net as Commissioning Editor from 2003-2009. She headed up New Directions, a film development initiative that saw her executive produce over 30 short films in the continent. She also produced a 6 part documentary series called Great Africans for M-Net Africa. Blingola highlights include Culture Shock, the 2013 SAFTA Award winner for best reality show, Fables, a series for Mzansi Magic, and I am African – a promo series featuring African icons for African Magic Entertainment.