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Executive Director of the Cape Craft & Design Institute (CCDI), Erica is a visual artist by training and has worked as a writer, designer and strategic project manager across platforms in the arts, culture and development arena.

CCDI provides product and market-support services to over 5 000 creative enterprises and Erica has been driving a process to develop and implement a design strategy for the Western Cape, the focus of which is the application of design to stimulate competitiveness and contribute towards economic growth.

Erica was named Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 by the Business Women’s Association of the Western Cape and sits on the World Design Capital 2014 board.