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Pippa Naude

Pippa Naude

I'm a journalist with close to ten years experience working in the South African events industry. It was a bit of an accident that I found myself here, but I'd say a happy one, as no one has asked me to leave just yet.

Festive spoils at The Maslow

The Maslow invites you and your family and friends to indulge in some festive pampering, set in its beautiful gardens that will make you forget that you are in the heart of Sandton. “Flavourful feasts and great company are what this time of year is...

Barstaurant at Glencairn opens

The iconic Glencairn Hotel, nestled between Fish Hoek and Simon’s Town, has been transformed into a new family-friendly restaurant called the Barstaurant at Glencairn. Open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the establishment serves...

Could audio events be a ‘thing’?

The latest EventMB report, 10 Event trends for 2021, has a lot of unsurprising trends for next year – heightened attention on safety, and the growth of virtual and hybrid events, for example. But one intriguing prediction is audio-only events. This...

Flock to open a Lisbon office

Mike Lysko Flock Eventing Platform, a local company that offers digital solutions for the events industry, is strategically expanding its international presence and will open its Lisbon, Portugal, office in January 2021. Mike Lysko, Founder and CEO...

Catch the FYN ‘Itadakimasu’ lunch experience

FYN chefs Peter Tempelhoff and Ashley Moss, together with their team, are marking FYN’s 2nd anniversary with a one-off lunch series at birthday prices. Tempelhoff’s love of Japanese food and culture gave him the idea to create a series of the...

Vergelegen Estate summer escapes

The Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West is striving to prove that local is lekker this summer. The team has reviewed its restaurant and picnic menus, extended opening hours and ensured that most budgets are catered for. Vergelegen MD Wayne...

Meet The Ticketpro Dome Hybrid Studio

The Ticketpro Dome has unveiled its latest offering: The Ticketpro Dome Hybrid Studio. This permanent studio at The Ticketpro Dome Conference and Events Venue delivers a fully integrated solution, from live streaming to 100% virtual events, and can...