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The Top 10 eat out restaurants in South Africa 2014

Last month the Mercedes Benz Restaurant Awards announced 20 nominees for the Top Ten Eat Out Restaurants in SA. Last night at the glittering awards ceremony in Cape Town, the Top 10 restaurants in South Africa were revealed. The Top 10 Eat Out restaurants in South Africa for 2014 are: 1. The Test Kitchen – the 3rd year in a row for Luke and...

BON Hotels appoints skilled new GM

CEO of BON Hotels, Guy Stehliks’, first priority after taking over Shelley Point Hotel in October was to appoint a new General Manger. The position went to Emile Roworth. “Emile brings a wealth of experience to the table and we are confident he is up for the challenge of steering this beautiful property in the right direction.” says Guy. After...

Zambezi Sun Hotel welcomes new manager

Sun International’s newly-upgraded Zambezi Sun Hotel in Zambia has a new manager at the helm, Caron van Rooyen. Van Rooyen joins the Sun International family from Emperors Palace in Gauteng South Africa, where she held the position of Hotel Operations Manager since January 2013. Van Rooyen brings with her a wealth of experience having worked in...
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Flavours of the world given life at the edge of Africa’s Vic Falls

The Royal Livingstone’s first and only Indian Chef De Cuisine, Anuj Ovaleker brings vibrant flavours of diverse world cuisines to life at the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls in Zambia. Ovaleker was the first-ever young Indian to be appointed as a sous-chef at the prestigious Royal Livingstone Hotel in 2008. With his extensive international...
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Event Greening Forum Networking Session

The Event Greening Forum is hosting a networking session this November. The keynote speaker is Frantz Rentel, the Country Director of South Africa for Climate Neutral Group, a leading European carbon management company. Rentel has been active in the carbon markets for almost ten years with diverse roles ranging from developing and sourcing carbon...

The Table Bay wins Agoda Gold Circle Award

Sun International’s award-winning Table Bay at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town has received a Gold Circle Award from Agoda.com – Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of the  Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group. In its sixth year, the Gold Circle Awards are given to industry-leading hotels who work with Agoda.com to meet the...
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The Peech – Africa’s best boutique hotel

The Peech, a stylish boutique hotel based in the buzzing suburb of Melrose has just been awarded Africa’s best boutique hotel. The International Hotel Awards were held in London last week, and amongst the many hotly contested international awards was the award for Best City Boutique Hotel in Africa. Owner James Peech is understandably thrilled to...
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Cape Grace reveals luxurious pool & outdoor area

  Cape Grace is delighted to announce the completion of their newly refashioned, luxurious pool and outdoor area, ahead of the 2014 summer season. Similar to a glamourous Mediterranean yacht moored in the bay under the watchful gaze of the iconic Table Mountain, guests can now relax in an elegant and distinguished outdoor area that overlooks...

Durban ICC spreads festive cheer

  The Durban ICC and the Santa Shoebox Project made sure no child at Makobongwe Methodist Pre-school went without gifts this festive season. Staff and executive management from the centre put their schedules on hold for a few hours to visit the Durban-based school on the 11th November to spend time with more than a hundred underprivileged...

CTICC CEO Africa’s Most Influential Woman in Public Enterprise Sector

  Cape Town International Convention Centre’s (CTICC), Chief Executive Officer, Julie-May Ellingson has clinched the esteemed title of “Africa’s Most Influential Woman in the Public Enterprises Sector” at the Continental Awards Gala Dinner held recently in Johannesburg. The CEO Magazine’s “Africa’s Most Influential Woman in Business and...

Book a table for USB Speaker Showcase

Thinking is a team sport that most often generates champion ideas – and always best done as a group, rather than alone. To help plan next year’s events why not book a table now  for next year’s USB (Unique Speakers Bureau) Speaker Showcase at Meetings Africa. Bring your whole team and collaborate with the planning and choice of speakers for...

Set the stage for the perfect event – Genesis Suite Hotel

If you are looking for the perfect venue for your year-end party, wedding reception, monthly meetings or conference, look no further. Genesis Suites and Conferencing has exactly what you need, and is offering a special package not to be missed. Located in the residential area of Fairmount, Genesis Suite Hotel offers 50 suites, conference and...