Wium Adendorff has been fulltime involved in the Integrated and Communications and Marketing field since 1994. He holds a Magister Artium in Political History (cum laude) 1996 - University of the Free State, a Management Development Programme Certificate 1997 - University of the Free State, he obtained his B.A. and B.A. Honors degrees 1991 and 1992 and he is currently enrolled for a Magister in Business Administration (MBA) at the University of the Free State.
Wium’s work experience started at the University of the Free State where he organised the University’s events, conferences, open days, campus visits from 1994-2000. One of his career highlights includes the African National Congress Conference, its’ first conference after the election of 1994.
In 2000 he started Z2A Communication Strategies and Z2A Conferences and Events. It focused on public relations disciplines, event management and conferences. In 2007 the Z2A group of companies – Z2A Village - was formed with Z2A Outdoor, focus on outdoor advertising. Z2A Creative focuses on design, branding and development of Corporate Identities.
Wium is a shareholder and director in each of these companies. Currently there are nine people involved in the business, with from time to time, students from South Africa, Belgium and the Netherlands. Z2A Events is a Level 2 accredited BBBEE company and Z2A Creative and Z2A Outdoor Level 4.
Trustee of AIDSMO Trust t/a Lebone House – care giving facility for children infected and affected by HIV/AIDS – www.lebonehouse.co.za
He is a member of the Advisory Committee for the School of Tourism, Hospitality & Sport of the Central University of Technology
He is a member of the School Governing Body of Universitas Primary School
Chairperson, Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) – Free State Region
African National Congress Youth League National Conference (Attended by 3500 youth)
National Farmers Union Conference (Attended by 1600 delegates)
African National Congress Women’s League National Conference (Attended by 3200 women)
South African Drum Majorettes National Championships (SADMA) (Attended by 4000 learners and supporters)
All Africa Student Convention (Since 2000) (Attended by 1900 learners)
Angus Buchan Evangelic Outreach – Free State Cricket Stadium (Attended by 8000 people)
Congress of the People National Conference (Attended by 3000 people)
Green Fest 2010 (Attended by 1200 people) A Z2A Village initiative
FIFA Confederations Cup 2009 – Cultural day (Attended by 3000 people)
Fundraising - Dr Danny Jordaan (Attended by 300 people)
LIASA Librarians Association of South Africa National Conference 2009 & 2010
SAPA South African Principals Association National Conference
SAHISA South African Heads of Independent Schools National Conference
Vryfees 2011: De Vette Mossel in collaboration with Die Volksblad and Donkiekar
University of the Free State: 2011 Launch of International Institute for Studies in Race, Reconciliation and Social Justice with Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and ambassadors of various countries.
Anglo American Kumba Iron Ore - Batho Pele Community Health Project launch July 2011, Attended by 2000 delegates, 300 VIP’s including National Minister of Health and Northern Cape Premier.