On Thursday 27th March 2014, Crystal Towers Hotel and Spa hosted the Garmin Exclusive Partner event where the African Product Collection for 2014 was showcased and their brand campaign 'My Africa, My Garmin for Life' launched.
The event was focused around Garmin's Navigation to Health initiative, through which Garmin is helping to change the face of Africa. Technical proficiency was pivotal to the success of the occasion, the venue's technical partner; INHOUSE Venue Technical Management (IVTM) was on hand throughout the event to assist.Read More
African Pride 15 on Orange Re-launch
With a new year ahead, 2014 is looking promising for African Pride 15 on Orange. The recent takeover of the Protea Hotel Group by the Marriot International Group who will now run the management company, prompted General Manager, Douglas Allen, to host a 2014 Venue Re-launch event on the 19th of February 2014 for more than 500 VIP guests.Read More
IVTM welcomes new General Manager at Hilton Durban
The Hilton Durban recently announced the appointment of their new General Manager, Markus Fritz. Mr Fritz has worked at a number of hotels in Europe, the UK and South Africa, including the Hilton Cape Town City Centre. As part of his welcome to Hilton Durban, combined with an opportunity to show case the "work in progress" of the lobby refurbishment, a cocktail event was held at the end of February, with numerous dignitaries, press and hospitality role players in attendance.Read More
The One Young World (OYW) Summit brings together 1,500 young thought leaders from around the world to work together towards inspiring and leading change. 2013 saw the event taking place in Africa for the first time, with the technical support of the Gearhouse Group of Companies in Johannesburg.
1,250 leaders between the ages of 18-30 years came together under the mentorship of International Councillors such as Boris Becker, Kofi Annan, Francois Pienaar, Jamie Oliver, Sir Bob Geldof, Ryk Neethling, Arianna Huffington, Sir Richard Branson, Lily Cole and Maria Ramos, amongst others. The annual Summits aim to equip young Ambassadors to accelerate positive change in the world through their own initiatives or from within their places of employment. One Young World claims to bring together more global participants than any other youth-focused event, with the exception of the Olympic Games. The 2013 event saw involvement from 190 countries.Read More
It was around May 2013 that IEC client, Cassandra (Cassy) Price, Business and Events Manager from the International Egg Commission, contacted Travis Smith, Venue Technical Manager from INHOUSE Venue Technical Management (IVTM) with regard to an upcoming international event to be held at the WESTIN HOTEL in September 2013. At that early stage, the event was planned as a very basic conference with a generic equipment requirement - a 3 day conference to be held over a 4 day period. As the WESTIN HOTEL's onsite supplier, IVTM was on brought on board for the conference from the outset.Read More