My varied and colourful working life, spanning more than 38 years, enables me to tackle almost any task with confidence and ease. I have been
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* a Military Intelligence Officer = loyalty, discretion,discipline;
* a Blackjack/Texas Hold’em Dealer = handle stress, think quick, work well with money:
* a Farm Manager = supervising labour force, respect for nature/environment
* a Sales Representative = tenacity, learning to listen to clients needs, goal-driven
* an IT/Internet Project manager = bleeding edge thinking, time and skills...
Various projects I have undertaken since 2003
Different projects and volunteer work since 1995. Includes my personal blogs which...
Since 2004 I have chosen to apply my skills in a more gentle environment, moving in to assist where both companies and individuals do not have the manpower, skills, time or inclination to handle any specific project or task. My services include admin/event/project management, creating order out of chaos in offices, homes and personal lives, team building days, man/machine races and more.? I am undaunted by the scope of work that may come my way, being a quick learner, with a somewhat unusual combination of technical & artistic ability, and will deliver on my commitment to provide the highest quality of work.
I have also been blessed to express my creativity through art and craft, using the media of acrylics, murals, setwork for movies and television, and photography. I share my life experiences in 3 blogs, focusing on travel, art and spiritual evolution.
The scope of my work over the last 20 odd years has included sales, marketing, customer relation management, admin/office management. I promulgated a sales policy & procedure manual in my portfolio as IT Project/Sales Manager, where I also consulted with clients on Internet/extranet solutions. I have also designed and written user guides for this company’s products. I have offered sales/marketing/product training to new recruits. For 2 years back in the day, I was a DJ on a community radio station and held the popular time slot for a Saturday evening. At this time I also volunteered my voice to bring to life...
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LifeSpace ~ Artist & Healer
2007 - Present
During 2007/8 I focused more on developing the artist within. I create through my lens, on canvas and walls, undertaking commissions and selling my works through art markets & galleries. I have...
2004 - Present
I launched my own consulting business in July 2004, offering a personalised, professional organising/business service to corporates and individuals. This includes office admin, team building days,...
LifeSpace ~ Speedweek SA
2013 - 2013
I contracted to Speedweek SA to handle all admin, online/email bookings and organisation of events designed for those who wish test man & machine. This included the Desert Bike Run hosting on...
LifeSpace ~ The Cycle Hub
Events Co-Ordinator/PA to Owner
2009 - 2012
One of my longest contracts has been as “right-hand man” to the owners of a Mountain/Road bike business. I was responsible for event management, web site creation/maintenance, database/customer...
LifeSpace ~ Boom Festival & Europe Volunteering
Volunteer in Healing Area & Farming
2010 - 2011
In 2010 I took a 6 week trip to Portugal to work as a volunteer at Boom, one of Europe’s largest music/healing festival, attracting over 45 000 visitors. I stayed on in Europe for 8 months and...
LifeSpace ~ OneBreath Festival
2009 - 2009
I was part of a team of 8 who organized a healing/spiritual festival/celebration in just a few short weeks. This was held on a beautiful farm in the Cullinan area of South Africa. My role was that...
Vegtech (Pty) Ltd
2003 - 2004
Appointed to set up the branch and all systems in Pretoria, South Africa for this Cape Town based company.
All office administration, petty cash, stock control, client relationship management,...
2001 - 2003
General management of litchi farm having 450 trees with 8 full time labourers. This included monitoring growth, fertilisation, nutrients and general maintenance of the orchard. The sale of the...
ITI Online (Pty) Ltd
1996 - 2000
Appointed as Sales Executive; promoted to management after 18 mths
Management of 3 Sales Consultants and 1 Sales Admin, delivering the following products to broad spectrum clients :