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Gareth Cliff

Broadcaster and podcasting pioneer, Gareth Cliff has a career that spans 25 years. 

He is the Co-Founder of CliffCentral which after a decade, has pivoted to launch two platforms – The Real Network and Podcast Party –  to further elevate podcasting in South Africa. 

Gareth was the host of “The Gareth Cliff Show” on Mnet;  former South African Idols judge; host of “So What Now?” on Enca, and long-time breakfast show host at 5fm before starting CliffCentral.

He kicked off his radio career at campus station Radio TUKS in Pretoria; he later “graduated” to 702 Talk Radio while he was still studying before being given his first major break in radio replacing the legendary John Berks on the 702 Breakfast Show in 2001. In 2003 Gareth joined national youth station 5FM where he remained as the breakfast show host before launching online media company CliffCentral in 2014. 

Gareth has won numerous awards for best radio and television personality; has written two books and regularly hosts events both as an MC, speaker and a conference facilitator both locally and internationally.  

Twitter:         @garethcliff

Facebook:      @GarethCliffOfficial

Instagram:      @grcliff

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