Research & Data Officer

Ndaba Mdhlongwa


For over 20 years, Ndaba Mdhlongwa has been a business plan and strategic planning consultant. In addition to writing and/or contributing to hundreds of business plans for companies nationwide in diverse industries, he has conducted business seminars and workshops, taught courses at various colleges and universities, and published a three-book entrepreneurial series.

Ndaba’s experience also includes ownership in various businesses, including a staffing company that obtained and maintained multimillion-dollar contracts with the Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security, and Department of State. In 2016, Ndaba added the role of franchise consultant, guiding individuals to business ownership through the purchase of a franchise.

Today, Ndaba uses the most current data and technology available to provide Cardone Ventures’ clients detailed and personalized strategies for expansion and operational effectiveness, ensuring they take advantage of every opportunity in their market.

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