Sexy COP: Crew
The team created itself over 3 years. Drawn from its talent pool to forge a smart, flexible and creative brand.
MEET Kirsti Hugo (DJ Kirsti) – COP Co-Founder, radio show host, DJ, business owner (Sugo Designs) and Beautifier at the Brand Station (marketing strategy), Producer
Kirsti Has been a DJ since she was 16 years old. Her work with local charities (Dare 2 Share & DJ mentorship & Give and Take) runs alongside her being a music producer / collaborator, and researches the intrinsic relationship that sound vibrations have on our psychological state, to create music designed to meet your needs. Kirsti has represented radio shows, 5* Hotels, Personnel Solutions and currently strategic marketing firms as consultant for the Brand Station & owner for Sugo Designs, both graphic design and web development firms based in CT.
MEET Annely Ickua (Black Soda) – COP Co-Founder, radio show host, MC, Event Professional, Voice Artist (Vocalist, voice-over artist, poetry), actress & hospitality & entertainment professional
Annely has been a senior manager for Cape Town Tourism, an international rep for the CoCT, an Academic Faculty Head and NGO Administrator.
MEET Bheki Dladla (Choc Stix) – Show Co-host, iScream Chocolate Stix lead singer, School of Arts Graduate (LON), Model & business owner.
Bheki’s band (for which he is co-songwriter, vocal director and co-lead singer) won a SAMA for Best Alt Band in 2013, he runs a successful catering service, coordinates a UK based fashion brand and is a sought after MC and event coordinator (networks and Sponsorship).
MEET Andrew Abels (Android Kow) – Show Presenter, co-producer, bass guitar professional ; Freestyler ; Social Media guru boy, entertainment and hospitality professional
Andrew is part of the Madam Zingara legacy, and has represented our brand in regularly on tour. He’s a self-taught bass guitar player, boasts a social media savvy worthy of Loeries and is the latest member of the COP team.
COP – Masters of our Universe
Introducing a Creative INDUSTRY leader
We love entertainment and are trend-setters where it matters:
RADIO SHOW – Self titled weekly prime-time show on Mutha FM. Focused on achieving a broader underground listenership, producing quality sounds with live on air collaborations including DJ sets, freestyle/band-made collaborations. We host the 12-3pm slot, Wednesdays.
MEME ENGINEERS & ACTIVISTS for A BETTER INDUSTRY – We lead movement towards ‘educating the listener’ by challenging the mainstream approach to radio and its listeners.
EVENT ORGANISING – Our flagship event is Beats & Eats. A concept for music festival–evolution that aims to bring like-minded lovers of music to events that are designed to be good for them. With organic healthy food, quality underground EDM and PEDM – a COP coined term that includes collaborators on the EDM DJ’s set). It’s the future of the dance floor.
INITIATE, COLLABORATE AND CREATE.
OUR collective objective WAY
We transform our passion into profits for ourselves and partners. We offer tailor made, upbeat, practical, professional and fun products. The triangle focus concept is elaborated on below:
Initiating Creative Collaborations – By forging partnerships, styling sexy collaborations, we succeed in generating a valuable content bank for our public & press media & partners platforms.
We create relevant and financially viable, savvy partnerships – as we believe energy injected is energy created, while offering an affordable rate to the entertainment industry.
Developing Talent – We’ve grown a healthy network of artists and partners through 2.5 years of live Sunday jam sessions held in CT at various venues. Our database has artists from across the entertainment industries corners. We are guided by a collective love for our work and art.
Platforms for Artistic Expression – Beats & Eats by COP & Organic Zone is our flagship event production. COP Radio Show, hosted by the team on Mutha FM alongside active persona portfolios of the COP team, within the entertainment industry, assist us to forge platforms that showcase what we represent.
Love it!? The transformations we’ve made:
TRUST THE PROCESS – We’ve been privileged to entertain and share at Holi Color Festival (2013) Breathe Sunshine Music Festival (2013), Short & Sweet (2013), It’s a Textile, 100 in 1 Days Initiative, Kaos Pilots, LPI, 2Oceans Vibe, Taste Festivals of SA and many others small to medium projects.
BE THE CHANGE – By raising the standards of entertainment COP envisions extending its brand into larger projects. We are designing ‘The Cape Town Music Awards’ & ‘The Poetry Caravan’ under the COP brand and expect event debuts in 2016.
WOW! – We’re successful at bringing people together. Our unique way of initiating, collaborating and creating – sets us apart. We aim to teach respect for artists in business and life while we share our philosophy of ‘thoughts become things’ with those we meet on our journey. Read on to meet our team.
additional important links:
mixcloud : http://www.mixcloud.com/collectiveobjective/
soundcloud : https://soundcloud.com/collective-objective