Joseph A. Mwale


Mwale's career trajectory changed significantly when he found a mentor at ZIFF who played a crucial role in honing his marketing skills. This mentorship led to his recommendation and subsequent appointment as the Marketing Manager, a position that marked his first significant break in the film festival organization in Dar es Salaam.

Over the years, Mwale accumulated extensive experience in events, sales, and marketing, working with various corporations in Zanzibar. His expertise and commitment to his work did not go unnoticed, and he eventually rose to the position of CEO at ZIFF.

Today, Joseph Mwale leads ZIFF with a wealth of experience and a vision that continues to drive the festival's success and impact in the film industry. His journey from a student participant to the CEO is an inspiring story of growth, mentorship, and unwavering dedication.

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