CEO Mariette du Toit-Helmbold has announced that she will be leaving Cape Town Tourism at the end of July 2013 but will continue to support the organisation until after its AGM in October.
She will, however, continue working on tourism and marketing strategy initiatives, nationally and internationally, as an independent tourism and marketing strategist.
She was appointed CEO of the new Cape Town Tourism in 2004 and had the difficult job of bringing the various tourism bodies together when several local authorities were amalgamated into the new City of Cape Town.
Few will argue the point that she led CTT to become the best destination marketing organisation in South Africa.
CapeInfo appreciates the relationship we’ve always had with her, and we’re sure this will continue as she starts on her new chapter.