Paledi Segapo is founding and creative director of PALSE. He holds a postgraduate degree, writing his thesis on Fashion Grown Strategies within SA Enterprise. Segapo was presented with a 2017 Special Achievement Award in Nigeria and in 2015 the African Designer of the Year Award in Tanzania. In 2012, he was voted SA Creative Professional of the Year. Award winning musician DONALD is the official brand ambassador for PALSE â€“ a brand that has dressed many local and international celebrities. Palse showed his first Collection at SAFW in 2011 and the first PALSE store opened, in 2014, in Johannesburg CBD.