The City of Ekurhuleni (CoE) recognises the business community as one of its key strategic partners in helping the City to achieve its Vision 2055 of “A Smart, Creative and Developmental City”. The City established a dedicated communication function in form of business relations unit which is responsible for establishing and managing relations with the business sector.
The Business Relations unit is a sub-division of the Communications and Brand Management Department mainly responsible for serving information needs of the business community within the City of Ekurhuleni (CoE).
The objectives of the Business Relations divisions are aligned to the objectives of the CoE Corporate Communications Strategy and seeks to achieve the following:
Coordination and management of relations with business stakeholders.
Communication of the City’s Vision, plans, goals, achievement and programmes to business sector.
Coordinate communication activities with business community
Support the City’s efforts of attracting local and international investments
Provision of customised information services to the to business community