Vernon started his career in 1993 as an Accounting Clerk. He progressed through the ranks to the position of Regional General Manager of a Southern African Consulting Firm. He went on to hold the position of Financial Executive in a leading Insurance company and then decided to join the Success Motivation Institute in 2008 after having experience the SMI process.
He holds a diploma in Accountancy (SA) and an MBA (UK).The primary motivation for this career change was his deep desire to help individuals, corporates and government departments on the African continent realise their potential and his conviction that the SMI solutions are essential in achieving this objective. Due to his managerial experience and exposure, Vernon specialises in the managerial development products of SMI.