Wilna Botha

Wilna Botha is the founder and CEO of Africa!Ignite, a not-for-profit rural development agency that is based in KwaZulu-Natal and that focuses on development of women and youth, on craft and tourism entrepreneurship, and on story-telling. Since 2012, Africa!Ignite has piloted and refined WOWZULU Responsible Tourism as a model for creating ‘sustainable’ tourism destinations that …

DR THEUNS VIVIAN – Speaker RT Outreach 31 October 2017

Theuns Charles Vivian is an academic, writer, entrepreneur and administrator with a specific focus on tourism and entrepreneurship.  He was born in Cape Town and obtained his first degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 1984 (BEcon) where after he obtained a BCom honours degree from Unisa in 1987 and a MEcon degree from Stellenbosch …

Abang Africa Travel

Born in the Philippines and growing up there, in Ecuador and in Holland, you might say that travelling is in my blood. I started adult life out as a landscape architect. After a couple of years I decided to exchange cultivated nature for the real thing and started working as a tour guide. Mostly in<< …

Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

BK is a beautiful 5 room guesthouse on a large wheat & sheep farm & reserve in the Swartland, and when it first started in 1997, it hadn’t heard of Responsible Tourism. But even so, its values, ethos & mission statement all spoke to the triple bottom line of economic growth, environmental integrity & social …

Candice Mostert – Environment Presenter at RT Outreach 2017

Candice Mostert runs a project called Waste-ED that functions as both an NGO and business. Her work looks at educating communities on better-managed waste streams, finding alternatives to single use or hazardous materials and implementing systems that can create a more harmonious cycle between wasters and waste users leading to zero waste. One of the …

Club Mykonos Resort

The captain of the Club Mykonos ship hails from the windy city of Port Elizabeth which ensures that he feels right at home in the gusty town of Langebaan. Jon has been with Club Mykonos for 7 years and his passion, energy and drive have been the influencing factors behind many of the changes that …

FruitLips

FruitLips was founded in February 2014 by Liebre Eigelaar and Elouise Josephs. All products made by FruitLips is flavouring, colourant and preservative free. The goal is to produce high quality products for the niche markets. Staff from FruitLips are from the Piket-Bo-Berg community, born and bred.We create job opportunity for people that believe they can …

Green Girls in Africa – Louise De Waal

Born & bred in Holland, lived & worked for 18 or so years in England and now Louise is living her dream in Cape Town – probably the most beautiful spot in the world. She has always had a passion for travelling, meeting new people from different cultural backgrounds, learning about a country’s history and …

Hotel Verde

Samantha has 23 years of hospitality experience and is currently the General Manager of Hotel Verde, Africa’s greenest hotel. This 4-star eco hotel is situated 400m from Cape Town International Airport. Samantha is committed, positive, exceptionally organised with acute business acumen and has a specific focus on growth, profitability and overall pioneer on sustainable hospitality …

Indie Ale

Bernard & Susan Kruger are a husband and wife team from Porterville in the Western Cape. They own and run a start-up craft brewery (www.indieale.co.za) and have recently taken ownership of their small family farm, Kleine Liefde. Bernard is a musician turned brewer and Susan comes from a construction background and has an MBA from …