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Pippa Naude

Pippa Naude

Pippa Naude is the digital editor of The Planner Guru. She stumbled into the South African business events scene just over a decade ago, where she has since gained a wealth of industry experience and insights in roles such as marketing manager for an event supplier and for an NPO, production coordinator for a consumer magazine published by an exhibition organizer, and as a freelance journalist.

Pippa has a BA degree from Rhodes University, majoring in journalism and media studies, psychology and philosophy.

30 water wise ways for venues

A number of Cape Town venues are implementing water saving measures in response to the city’s level 5 water restrictions and the approaching holiday season. The results have been impressive: Tsogo Sun reported reducing its water use by 17% and the...

5 markets to browse this summer

Summer’s here and that’s the perfect time for getting away from the strip-lighting and clogged car-parks of shopping malls, and browse markets for street food, collectables and clothing. Luane Lavery, Brand Communications Manager for

Top hotel group in customer service announced

An awards ceremony that took place in The Venue, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg revealed winners in the hospitality industry. Protea Hotels by Marriott® was named as the winner in service excellence in the hotel industry as measured by the 2017/2018...

Maison Estate and Chefs Warehouse join forces

Franschhoek boutique wine estate Maison Estate is delighted to announce that Chefs Warehouse will move into The Kitchen restaurant premises from 1 December 2017 to create Chefs Warehouse at Maison. This will be Chef Liam Tomlin’s fourth eatery,...