25-27 Jun 2017 GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTRE, MIDRAND, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
Chief Quality Assurance Officer,
Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
sector specialist, Darryl Erasmus, was appointed in September 2015 as Chief
Quality Assurance Officer for South African Tourism.
, who has Bachelor of Commerce Degree majoring in Marketing and Business
Management, has considerable commercial experience in sales, marketing and
communications in the B2B tourism, technology and financial services
environment with emphasis on channel and distribution management. He is well
known to the hospitality sector after spending a number of years in a myriad of
operational, sales and marketing roles. These experiences he garnered with
well-known brands such as Protea Hotels, Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza.
has also led marketing and corporate communications efforts across Africa for
the Travel Commerce Platform, Travelport, before taking up the role of Chief
Executive Officer at Questek, a technology provider in the passenger
role as Chief Quality Assurance Officer for South African Tourism is focused on
supporting and empowering the thousands of graded establishments across the
country. This he undertakes through partnerships with valued industry
stakeholders, whilst constantly searching for innovative ways and global best
practices to add value to the graded community, and support the overarching
South African Tourism strategies.