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Mariah Carey at the Ticketpro Dome

Just in case you have been living under a rock – Mariah Carey is live in Johannsburg this weekend on Sunday 1st and Monday 2nd May, thanks to Live Nation and Big Concerts, and will be performing in South Africa for the very first time with her ‘Sweet Sweet Fantasy” tour at the Ticketpro Dome. Drawing on a back catalogue of over 18 No. 1...

Newly appointed head of Extraordinary Sales and Marketing

Extraordinary is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Kate Davidson as Head of Sales & Marketing of the group, with effect of 15th May 2016, reporting to Mrs Cindy Sheedy-Walker, Chief Executive Officer of Extraordinary Marketing Concepts (Pty) Ltd. In this role, Ms. Kate Davidson will be responsible and accountable for the supervision...

LETPC Conference scheduled for May 2016

With the support of the Department of Arts and Culture, The South African Roadies Association (SARA) is very pleased to announce that the country’s only live events technical and production conference has been given the green light for LETPC 2016 and the next three years. The Live Event Technical and Production Conference (LETPC) 2016 will take...

Green event policies & challenges to be highlighted by event decision-makers

We all want more event business irrespective of the type of venue, suppliers or services provided to an ever-growing corporate, association and government market. Because the world is becoming more aware and indeed concerned with environmental destruction – organisations have implemented greening policies and procedures in their businesses...

Palazzo hosts signature dish lunch

Three top chefs at the ultra-luxurious Palazzo hotel at Montecasino presented a three-course masterpiece meal on 22 April at a Signature Dish lunch, with wine pairing by Tsogo Sun’s Group Sommelier, Miguel Chan. The starter was created by Gareth Jordaan, Executive Sous Chef, and featured variations of calamari, tomato confit, compressed cucumber,...

IFSEC – World leading exhibitors under one roof

You can meet the suppliers of the latest security products face-to-face and test their claims by putting their new products through its paces, only at IFSEC International taking place in London from 21 – 23 June 2016 at ExCel Centre. Find the perfect solution to the problems your business is facing by speaking directly to the technical...

Hotels should be keen to go green

“Going green, in addition to benefitting the environment, makes good business sense – particularly for hotels,” says Premier Hotels & Resorts Managing Director Samuel Nassimov.  “Advantages of being more environmentally friendly include financial savings, increased competitiveness, employee retention, customer loyalty and minimising...

Red Carnation hotels South Africa at Indaba 2016 with the motto “We Care”

Red Carnation Hotels South Africa will exhibit at Indaba 2016 from 7-9 May, on stand number ICC N14, showcasing its social responsibility projects under the hashtag #RCHcares. The group includes The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa in Cape Town, Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat in the Cederberg, and The Oyster Box in...

Selecting the right events suppliers

Event planners are sort of general contractors – they utilise their relevant industry experience to professionally coordinate everything from food and drinks, to décor, transfers, and entertainment. When it comes to the planning and execution of your event, suppliers are vitally important. You want to ensure you have the best team and that they...

Alphen Boutique Hotel, Cape Town

This magical, 5-star beauty is nestled in the most exquisite gardens, in the heart of the Constantia Valley. World-class food and unrivalled indulgence, it’s ready to revitalise you at incredible rates. Visit The Alphen Hotel DINNER, BED & BREAKFAST SPECIAL Valid from 15 April to 31 August 2016. R 2560.00 per suite per night which...

Dress for industry success with GMID

DRESS FOR INDUSTRY SUCCESS on first-ever global meetings industry day 14/04/16 Dress for Industry Success (with a touch for blue) | 14 April 2016 – TOMORROW Thursday, 14 April is  (GMID). In celebration and support of this, SAACI invites all meeting industry professionals, networks and associations to Dress for Industry Success (with a...

IBTM America 2016 knowledge forum set to inspire

ibtm america 2016 (www.ibtmamerica.com), taking place from June 15-17 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee, has announced that the key topics to be covered in this year’s ibtm america Knowledge Forum will be Digital Security and Meetings Design. Jaime McAuley, Event Director, ibtm america commented, “We...