The Change Committee
With over 19 years of experience in the hospitality and eventing industry, Carla has largely up-skilled herself from a programme manager to procurement aligned meeting management specialist working in both the local and global market.
Carla is strongly skilled in project management with a very logical and detailed approach to her work. She relies closely on her relationship management to ensure that understanding the exact needs of her client and ability to ensure high service delivery.
Carla’s expertise lies in the corporate eventing space, specifically those of the global multinational corporate companies.
Boasting skills in Medical and Pharmaceutical event space and a strong understanding of compliance regulations including FCPA and HCC as well as risk mitigation. Carla is fully skilled and competent in Cvent technology solution.
With over 15 years of events and branding management experience, Thato uses her trademark skills of problem solving, creativity, and flexibility to help produce corporate events and meetings.
She excels at branding management, events coordinating and administrative duties. She's also a guru when it comes to customer service that nurtures positive, productive relationships with both clients and suppliers.
Monique started off in the MICE industry in South Africa in 1998. During this time she was at the head of operations for two prestigious DMC / MICE business for 14 years. Her passion has always been Operations and Logistics and in 2006 her love for the Sports Event Management industry was born. During her career she has worked on a number of international sporting events including the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, Winter Olympics in both Russia and South Korea, FIFA World Cup in South Africa, Brazil and Russia, FIFA Confed Cup in Brazil and the Summer Olympic Games in London and Brazil. She has travelled the world but her heart remains firmly in South Africa.
Monique’s passion for the MICE industry and South Africa is the key determining factor for her career. Monique’s keen eye for detail, thinking of the bigger picture when it comes to event activations, operations and logistics add value to any event & incentive.
Monique holds a Career Diploma in Travel and Tourism which she obtained in 1996, her career path speaks to her skill and experience.
When she’s not mind mapping an event Monique’s likes to saddle up her mountain bike or just enjoy a glass of good South African wine at home with family and friends.