Sheila Freemantle

Founder & Managing Director, Tintsaba - Master Weavers in Sisal, Piggs Peak, Swaziland

Business

Launch Date: July 10, 2012

Words of wisdom: "Know your strengths & develop those strengths. Focus on the positive and let the negative wash by."

Sheila Freemantle, Founder & Managing Director Tintsaba


Tintsaba is the longest running handcraft company employing the talents of rural women in Swaziland. Tintsaba was created in 1985 by Sheila Freemantle with the purpose of improving the lives of rural women in Swaziland. The small business that started with 12 women, and to date has worked with and trained more than 890 women.  Today it sells its products in more than 17 c

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  • Tashanda Inc. 2012-11-24 16:42:18

    We watched this video just over a month ago and came away feeling so inspired as a team. Love is a business concept we do not think about but it is something well worth incorporating in our day to day interactions and our creativity. Our prayers are with her family and all the hundreds of women she has supported over the years.