Margaret Hirsch, co-founder and Executive Director of Hirsch's Home stores, the largest independently owned Appliance, Electronics and Home Furnishing retail outlet in Southern Africa. Winner of over 40 international and local Business Awards, including Business Woman of the year SA (Entrepreneur), most influential Woman in Business in Africa & 5 Lifetime Achievement awards. She is an internationally recognized Keynote Speaker, including TEDX talks and a Philanthropist and Champion of Women's Empowerment in Africa. Margaret is a proud South African and believes in the future of the country and the African continent in general.
For many years, she has been heavily involved with Women and Youth Empowerment projects throughout Southern Africa. She personally visits schools around the country, motivating, encouraging and inspiring the youth. A project that she took on earlier this year was the mentorship of the Mrs South Africa contestants, helping them to understand the importance of community upliftment programmes and also giving them advice on business leadership.
Margaret is passionate about women in business and entrepreneurship. She runs virtual networking clubs for Women In Business, Entrepreneurs and the Property sector. She also hosts regular cooking programmes, often bringing in people who want to get their catering businesses off the ground. Her door is always open to people who want advice on how to make their businesses grow.
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Margaret Hirsch, co-founder and Executive Director of Hirsch's Home stores, the largest independently owned Appliance, Electronics and Home Furnishing retail outlet in Southern Africa. Winner of over 40 international and local Business Awards, including Business Woman of the year SA (Entrepreneur), most influential Woman in Business in Africa & 5 Lifetime Achievement awards. She is an internationally recognized Keynote Speaker, including TEDX talks and a Philanthropist and Champion of Women’s Empowerment in Africa. Margaret is a proud South African and believes in the future of the country and the African continent in general.
Santam is a proudly South African general insurance group with a growing international premium contribution.
Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), the Santam group provides a diversified range of policies against eventualities such as property damage, motor accidents, loss of income, crop losses and catastrophe loss. We do this through a network of over 3 300 intermediaries and direct channels. Santam is a subsidiary of the South African Financial Services Group, Sanlam, which holds 62.1% of Santam’s shares.
Santam’s purpose is to safeguard what is important to our clients in a manner that enables wealth creation and protection for all our stakeholders. As a proudly South African company, we are committed to giving back and we believe that long-term sustainability supports our ability to continue to pay claims. We settled R24.5 billion in claims during 2021 (2020: R21.1 billion).
The group’s more than 1 million policyholders range from individuals to commercial and specialist business owners and institutions, including 85 of the Top 100 companies listed on the JSE. The group employs over 6 000 employees and was certified as a Top Employer by the Top Employer Institute for the sixth consecutive year in 2022.
All activities in our value chain are performed in a responsible and forward-looking way. We take environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters seriously. Through risk prevention and reduction, and by sharing risks with stakeholders, we help protect society, foster innovation and aid environmental, social and economic sustainability.
Relax at the vibrant Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers, where modern design and world-class service awaits. The hotel consists of 180 sleek hotel rooms with panoramic views across Cape Town. Several dining options are available, including casual dining at Towers Restaurant, pastries from the hotel deli, a fully certified halaal kitchen and 24-hour room service. For relaxation, the hotel offers a fitness facility or guests can indulge in a treatment at the award-winning Life Day spa. The rooftop pool and bar, is the place to unwind with a cooling swim or signature cocktail. Those wishing to host a business meeting or special occasion can choose from 12 versatile event spaces, as well as take advantage of dedicated coordinators and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Occupying a prime position in Century City, the Cape Town Marriott hotel guests can access Canal Walk shopping center via the exclusive bridge, or travel further afield and discover Cape Town's main sights.
The Amy Foundation, formerly Amy Biehl Foundation, in the Western Cape – South Africa, is a non-profit organisation that offers programmes which develop and empower youngsters, aged 5 – 35 yrs from challenged and vulnerable communities.
With Sure Travel You Can Make Memories For Life Are you looking to book that dream holiday and don’t want the hassle of trying to sort out travel packages, flights, accommodation, car hire and travel insurance yourself? Are you looking for South African travel agents that have years of expertise, pride themselves on superb customer service and are passionate about making your holiday one to remember? Then contact your nearest Sure Travel consultant because with us, you can make memories for life.
The Sure Travel brand is one of the most recognised and respected names in the Southern African travel industry, with over 80 agencies in South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. For over 30 years our travel consultants have been making holiday dreams come true and today we are Southern Africa’s largest independent travel agency brand.
Sure Travel is a member of ASATA (Association of Southern African Travel Agents), is licensed by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and is aligned with the Consumer Protection Act. Sure Travel is a shareholder in the WIN global travel network in 43 countries.