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With more than 11 years agency experience, Mike Sharman has successfully implemented business-supporting traditional and digital communication campaigns for both established brands and startups in the consumer and b2b technology / finance, and entertainment sectors – from conception and design to campaigns that have been classified as ‘truly viral’ (Nando’s Last Dictator Standing).

Mike is the co-founder of Retroviral, an award winning digital communications agency that creates online word of mouth for brands using bespoke strategy, social media, and web tactics. He is also co-founder of Webfluential – a platform that establishes relationships between consumers and brands through influencers.

Mike was named one of Mail & Guardian’s Top 200 Young South Africans in 2013, and more recently, he was included in #Kellman20, a list of 20 influential Millennials to watch in 2017.