- 30 January 2015
Keoagile M. Rafifing is currently an Acting Director, Communications & Public Affairs in Botswana International University of Science and Technology.
Keoagile is a graduate of the University of Indianapolis, Indiana, USA with a double major in Marketing and Corporate Communication, as well as an Associate Degree in Business Administration. He is a Chartered Public Relations Practitioner and member of the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA).
His passion has always been in bringing the elements of marketing and corporate communications to successfully drive business objectives. He has been instrumental in developing marketing communication strategies to support company in increasing its brand equity, improving customer base and media relationship.
Keoagile has a wealth of experience in the field of public relations, corporate communication and marketing cutting across various sectors of the economy. He has an industrious career in mining, development finance institution, public procurement and the communication and postal services sectors, spanning over two decades. Some of his key success stories include image and reputation management, development of brand standards, media strategy, investor relations, internal and external communication, crisis communication management, events management, stakeholder engagement, amongst others.
Keoagile’s first job was an administrative job at Jwaneng Mine in 1986 and through his determination, hard work and his philosophy that the sky is the limit, he has changed career into the field of marketing and communication and has progressed through the ranks to the current position.
He spends quality spare time with his family; he likes gardening and watching sports. Also, visit his extended family members on regularly and likes reading various literatures.