General

  • Company Director

Magnetic Event Management (2002 - Present)

BTL Activation and event specialists

BA (HMS) Human Movement Science

 

  • University of Port Elizabeth (1993-1995)

includes certificates at coaching level for all major sports (cricket, tennis, squash, athletics, rugby, swimming, gymnastics etc.)

 

  • International Model

ICE Model Management (1993 – 2002)

Print, commercial and runway

Japan, Europe, USA

 

Acting & Television

FILM

 

  • Number 10: Director- Darrel Roodt

Film focusing on our national sport, rugby featuring Colin Moss, Mandoza, Ian Roberts

Local release Jan 2006

 

  • Prey: Director- Darrel Roodt

American family on safari in Africa face personal challenges and a pride of lions featuring Bridget Monayhan (iRobot, Blue Bloods),  Peter Weller (Robocop) Carly Shroeder

International release Feb 2007

 

  • The Ruin: Director – Darrel Roodt

International release TBC

 

TELEVISION

 

  • Isidingo - SABC 3

Multiple award winning South African soap opera focusing on life in City Deep

Dealing with many sensitive issues facing the new South Africa

Acted as Joe Green, Letti Matabane’s controversial white boyfriend

 

  • Anchor Presenter - Ignition (2008 - present)

SA’s first motoring channel (DSTV 189)

Weekly panel discussion with industry experts

Buyers Guide – panel discussion offering viewers purchasing advice

Feature inserts - new vehicles tested

Interviews - Jeremy Clarkson, Rory Byrne, A1 GP Team SA

 

  • Continuity Presenter – MNET  (1998-2003)

Field Reporter - MNET (1999 – 2005)

Front Row

interviewed Jerry Springer, Howie Mandel, Marius Weyers, David Kramer etc.

Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival – Canada

Moet Et Chandon’s launch of their Champagne of the Millennium – Paris

 

  • The Late Night Show

Interviewed Jenson Button, Right Said Fred and local sports stars

 

  • The Cosmo Show – MNET

Fashion and lifestyle show

 

  • Make It Your Game – Supersport

SA Rugby’s Official Rugby Show covering international matches, player profiles etc.

 

  • ABSA ATM Game Show – SABC 3

Live show broadcast every week night with telephonic contestants

 

  • Colgate Competition Show – SABC 1

Pre-recorded show aired every week night

 

  • Shield Challenge a Friend Show – SABC 3 and ETV

Pre-recorded show with contestants challenging friends to join them in tackling fears – bungi jumping, shark cage diving etc

 

  • The MNET Show – MNET (1998 – present)

Subscribers to pay channel MNET are rewarded for their loyalty.

Travel to their homes nationwide to interview them and give them prizes

 

  • Twinsaver Gives You More Game Show – SABC 3

Pre-recorded show aired every week night with in-studio contestants

Co-presenter on a joint cross-cultural venture with the MIH Group (MNET) & China Central Television.

 

  • Jack Daniels 154th Birthday Harley Davidson Draw – MNET

3 finalists 1 key starts the Harley Davidson main prize

 

  • South African Tourism Month – ETV & SABC 3

Commissioned by the South African Tourism Board with various local celebrities showcasing the various regions of our country.

  • Wesbank Super Series - Supersport

Coverage of SA’s national motor racing series - production cars, superbikes & modified saloons

Interviews, inserts and racing V/O’s   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Master of Ceremonies

  • 5 fm Summer Tour 2001-2003

National radio broadcaster hosted beach tour along SA coastline during summer vacation

 

  • Miss World Coronation Ball 2001

Held at Sun City, this was the official Miss World function held after the crowning

Welcome international guests, celebrities and introduce the new Miss World to guests

Interview pageant owners as well as Miss World

 

  • Miss SA Coronation Ball 2001.

Held at Sun City, this was the official Miss SA function held after the crowning

Welcome local guests, celebrities and introduce Miss SA to the guests

 

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger's African Hope Special Olympics visit.

Held at Montecasino, had to entertain the crowd waiting for Arnold’s arrival and brief them on the Special Olympics

Present Arnold to guests and media - interviews

 

  • MAN Trucks Consistently Efficient Tour 2012

5 city tour nationwide roadshow

Run proceedings, introduce speakers & interview experts

 

  • Mecer Windows 8 Launch - Jhb 2012

Run evenings proceedings, introduce guest speakers & manage the lucky draw element

 

  • Investec Rugby Giants Cocktail Function 2012

Interview All Black & Springbok players

Facilitate the interactive games element players & guests

Introduce Guest Speakers & Run evenings proceedings

 

  • Durban Motor Show 2012

3 day motoring event running proceedings

Interview exhibitors, public

 

  • Nissan Quan Truck Launch 2012

 

  • Sun City Superbowl with Barry Hilton & Sasha Marteningo

 

  • Airtel Champions League T20 (2011)

Interview players & engage with public

Pretoria & Port Elizabeth

 

  • Investec ‘It’s a Numbers Game’ Tri-nations Rugby function (2010)

Springbok & All Black players in an interactive cocktail function

Introduce players, guest speakers & conduct Q&A with Richie McCaw, Victor Madfield, Bryan Habana & Mils Muiliana

 

  • Investec Foozball Challenge (2010)

Internal team building event for staff leading up to 2010 FIFA World Cup

Host final event to crown the Investec Foozball champions

 

  • MNET Breast Cancer Awareness Luncheons 2008 - 2009

Host event, introduce guest speakers & run proceedings - 1000 guests

Johannesburg, Cape Town & Durban

 

  • FNB Starlight Pop Opera - Durban 2008

Run the evenings proceedings, introducing & interviewing artists, conductor etc

 

  • St Johns ‘On a Night’ Fireworks Show - 2008-2010

Introduce top SA bands, engage with audience & run evenings proceedings

Co-ordinate the Fireworks show

 

  • Mecer Windows 7 Launch - Jhb 2009

Run evenings proceedings, introduce guest speakers & manage the lucky draw element

 

  • Billabong Girls Get Out There Summer Tour (2007-2011)

Engage with beachgoers & facilitate all beach activities

8 events in 11 days along the SA coastline

 

  • Vodacom Citizen Teengirl/ Teenguy (2000-2004)

Regional search for fresh faced teenagers

Held in shopping centres

 

  • Cosmopolitan Sexiest Men Calendar launch

Finalist and host of the show

 

  • Nu Metro Girls Night Out (2003 – 2009)

Host 500 ladies for a monthly evening of entertainment at the movies

Best of Johannesburg Awards (2006-2012)

Readers vote for their favourites in J’bg – resturants,bars, clothing stores, hotels etc

Host the evening and announce the winners

 

  • CLEO Magazine Launch

Host the launch of this magazine in SA at exclusive evenings in Cape Town and Johannesburg

 

  • Debonairs Annual Franchise Awards

Host event, announce winners and reveal overseas incentive destination

Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban

 

  • Vodacom Splash Festival - 2007

4 day beach event in Port Elizabeth

Host activities from the main stage – Mr & Miss Splash, Car Giveaway etc

 

  • V&A Waterfront ‘On the House’ Promotion

2 week promotion living in a glass house in the middle of the world famous V&A Waterfront in Cape Town.

Contents of the house was the main prize – Televisions, DVD players, furniture etc – valued at R150 000-00

Served as a walking, talking living billboard, interviewing guests, showcasing stores and restaurants at the Waterfront

 

  • Mercedes Benz E-series Launch - Jhb 2009

Run evenings proceedings

Serve as guest speaker on personal experience driving the E-series

 

  • Nissan GTR Dealership Launch – 2010

Cape Town & Jhb

MC & Guest Speaker

 

  • Lamborghini Aventador Launch – 2011

Cape Town & Jhb

MC, interview experts

Q&A with CEO Stephan Winkelmann

 

Numerous corporate videos, product launches, store openings, award evenings etc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sport

Club

  • Rugby

1st team Alexander Road High : 1991-1992

1st team University of Port Elizabeth : 1993-1995

1st team Hamiltons : 1996-1998

1st team Pirates : 2000- present

Pirates SA Supersport Club Champs : 2001

Pirates League finalists : 2000, 2002, 2005

 

General   

  • Surfing

Competitively 1990 – 1995

20 years experience

  • Skateboarding

Sponsored by Island Style and Lifestyle Surf Centre 1989 – 1992

Profiled in ZigZag Magazine

Hosted international Zorlac team riders – Steve Schneer and Peanut Brown