|Secretary, communication, accounts||Domenique da Fonseca Wollheimfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Treasurer||Angela de Cunhaemail@example.com|
|Vice-Chairperson, legal||Henk Venterfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Membership, communication||Natasha van Rensburgemail@example.com|
|Statutory, planning, networking||Maartin Freidrichfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|General, support||Anita Steenkampemail@example.com|
|Infrastructures, networking||Steven van Niekerkfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|IT, web, social media||Richard Sandersonemail@example.com|
|General, support||Rory Blake Taylorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Designation in MBF Exec - Chairperson
A qualified pharmacist and a dynamic business woman who owns and has successfully built up a group of four pharmacies in the Magaliesburg-moot area since 1989, Hannelie Hartman sees herself first and foremost as the mother of her two children; Carla (18) and Rijn (20), and as life partner to Errol Sanders with whom she shares a rustic homestead on the foothills of the Magalies mountains.
Hannelie obtained a B.Pharm degree at the university of Potchefstroom in 1986, moved to Magaliesburg in 1989 - where she opened Country Pharmacy.
As employer of a contingent of 30 people Hannelie strongly believes in helping people develop their full potential. She is running a youth development program in her pharmacies where she gives inexperienced youth the necessary skills.
Apart from her work in the medical field - Melon Rouge was created in 2007 - a venue where food, art, books, antiques, vintage clothing and leisure meet to create an interesting space where friends and families come together.
As a leader - Hannelie plays a key role in her community on different levels. She is a founding member of the Magaliesburg Business Forum of which she has been the chairperson since 2015. She has managed not only to realise her vision for herself and her business but continues to strive to serve her community and to inspire the people she comes into contact with.
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Domenique da Fonseca Wollheim
Designation in MBF Exec - Secretary
Dominique da Fonseca Wollheim is currently the office administrator of the company Renencom based in Magaliesburg. Dominique was born and bred in Magaliesburg, went to Bekker primary & High school and then developed a shared passion for caring and making a difference and joined her Mother at the Hospice in Krugersdorp where she for 12 years managed & coordinated several departments such as Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Fundraising, Marketing, Health & Safety and with a focused attention on the core of the business patient care. She has also completed her studies in Event Management and has hosted and coordinated several events on the West rand as part of the Fundraising initiative for the Hospice. Dominique and her family started the Amazing Grace Retreat Centre in 1999 and assists with the administration & marketing of the Centre. Being part of a caring organization for so many years, Dominique has a natural tendency to get involved, support and assist where possible to make a difference.
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Angela de Cunha
Designation in MBF Exec - Treasurer
Angela Da Cunha is a business woman with three existing businesses established fifteen years ago and situated in Magaliesburg.
Angela joined her late husband in creating a successful family business and has carried on his dream and legacy for four years with the support of her great team, family and the beautiful Magaliesburg community.
Angela is not only a business woman but a very proud mom to her two beautiful daughters, aged eighteen and fifteen who are her whole world.
Angela believes that to receive you have to give, therefore she is involved in several community projects.
She is the treasurer to Magalies Business Forum and the Community Police Forum. She also assists the DA committee and the Sector Crime Forum and is involved in assisting the local community schools and charity organizations.
Angela is currently renovating one of her retail stores and is very excited to offer the community and tourists a better shopping experience.
Although Angela lives in the West Rand her heart will always belong to the beautiful countryside of Magaliesburg.
Natasha van Rensburg
Natasha van Rensburg has been the Finance Manager at Askari Lodge since November 2009.
She moved to Magaliesburg in December 2005, although her parents have lived here since 1996.
Natashas children attended school at Woodlands Prep and then at Bekker High School, her eldest matriculating last year.
After school Henk Venter studied law through the University of South Africa [Unisa] while he was working in the Department of Justice. He obtained his B.Iuris degree in 1971 and was admitted as an attorney in the same year.
He was transferred from Pretoria to Windhoek as State Attorney but left the department two years later and practised for his own account in Namibia for a number of years. In later years he was also a state law advisor in Namibia where he was mainly involved in labour legislation.
After returning from Namibia to South Africa he was legal adviser at the Gazankulu Development Corporation where he rendered legal services to the department of Agriculture as well as Small Business Development. During the period at the Gazankulu Development Corporation he served as member of the board of the Merensky High School in Tzaneen for five years of which two years was in the capacity of chairman. Before opening the practise in Magaliesburg 2007 he was also a legal advisor in the corporate world in Johannesburg for three years.
Because of his involvement in the labour law matters as well as local government law matters he did an advanced course in labour law through Unisa in 2012 and an advanced course in Local Government Law through the University of Pretoria in 2013.
Henk has the wellbeing of the community at heart and has, over the last ten years, acted in court cases at no charge on behalf of a number of local people as well as for community organisations. He was also secretary for the Magaliesburg Rate Payers Association for three years.
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Maartin is a registered professional town and regional planner since 1992 and specialised in development planning, township design, pre-feasibility studies and sustainable planning practices. Maartin has worked as a consulting town and regional planner in private practice since 2008. Manna Development Consultancy was established in 2012 by Maartin Friedrich which is built on the belief that a comprehensive multi-disciplinary service was needed in the area of development planning in both the urban and rural environments, and with a desire to become a role player in a vibrant and dynamic industry of development and planning in South Africa.
Maartin studied at North West University – Potchefstroom campus and obtained the degree B. Art et Scien (Planning) in 1992 and is registered as a professional planner with the South African Council of Planners.
Apart from his professional career Maartin is actively involved and served on various community bodies in Magaliesburg.
Maartin is married to Nandi and has three beautiful children, Mariska a first year dietetics student at North West University – Potchefstroom campus, Elizma a grade 10 learner at Bekker High school and Marlu a grade 6 learner at Bekker Primary school.
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Anita has a BA.HOD and was a teacher for 15 years. She started her career in teaching at our very own Bekker High School. In 1999 she tr
aded the black board for the exciting proposition of running her own boutiques. In 2006 she had enough of the fashion industry and decided to sell properties. She started in Krugersdorp and eventually founded her own brand, Farmfinders. During 2013 her husband, Kobus and herself decided to buy the RE/MAX franchise in Randfontein. They have since expanded and now have 4 branches, doing sales, rentals, valuations, sectional title management and commercial properties. Her estate agent qualifications include CEA, NQF 4, PDE, and the Privy Seal.
Anita has lived in Magaliesburg for the past 27 years, and is involved with the local primary school, the church as well as the MBF. On a personal note, she has 2 grown sons, and 5 beautiful Bull Terriers. She loves gardening and making a difference in the lives of those around her.
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Steven van Niekerk
Steven began his career with in-house training – Road construction at Roadstorm Earthworks in 1981 and joined on a full time basis as a Site Agent in 1983
1985-2016 Civil engineering services : Infrastructure for more than 20 000 erven in various developments, during which time he attended extensive Practical Training Courses at Murray & Roberts Training College. He obtainied membership into the Institute of Quarrying in 1996.
Steven was the founder and CEO of Sun Civils, specialising in Township development & Bulk Earthworks.
He was the founder and CEO of CESBE also specialising in Township development & Bulk Earthworks.
Founder and CEO of RENENCOM specialising in Land Rehabilitation, Afforestation & Reforestation and Carbon Trading
Steven has been employed as CEO Founder for 12 Years with Cesbe
He was a member of the Chamber of Commerce, Kempton Park in 1995
Steven is the owner of various Industrial; Domestic; Commercial and agricultural properties.
Richard was born in Malta, raised in the United Kingdom and has been married to his wife Jenny for 42 Years.
He trained as a radiographer in Plymouth England from 1970 to 1972 and then worked for 10 years as a radiographer at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham.
In 1982 Richard and his family emmigrated to South Africa to take up employment at Johannesburg Hospital where he was head of the trauma x-ray department for 8 years.
During this period Richard was a member of the Johannesburg Hospital Major Disaster Committee, He also served for 3 years as the Johannesburg representative on the National Committee of the Society of Radiographers of South Africa.
In 1994 Richard moved to the private sector and took employment at Philips Medical Systems where he became an X-ray Application Specialist specialising in the usage and setup of cardiac and vascular interventional systems, travelling for 18 years throughout Africa and the Middle East to train staff on the systems.
Over the last 15 years Richard has also taught himself database design and web design and when he retired in 2012 he and Jenny moved to Magaliesberg where he set up his web design business Appsman Web Design.
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Rory Blake Taylor
Rory began his career with SAB, spending 12 years in sales covering both formal and informal market segments.
He received several accolades for market development and brand specific sales volume incentives. One of the highlights being a gold nomination for best sales team nationally.
With a bias towards marketing Rory moved into the national brand team and manged the Amstel brand which included the launch of the first non-standard 750ml bottle across all breweries nationally.
His responsibilities included task team leadership across all disciplines of the project. This experience lead to his being offered the flagship brand Castle lager nationally.
Rory later joined SAB international being given the task of developing Castle Lager and all other SAB brands across Africa and Asia. A highlight being the launch of Castle Lager in India.
Having had an entrepreneurial spirit throughout his SAB tenure Rory chose to pursue his passion for restaurants and has, over the past 16 years, developed several restaurants from concept to completion in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Rory took a break from restaurants and helped to revive the Union Billiards Brand in the home entertainment market and introduced several brands into the retail sector via Sportsman’s warehouse. He still manages the brand through the retail sector on a consultation basis for the new shareholders.
Having always loved the area, Rory recently moved to Magaliesburg, his current focus being the first Bru House and Diner on the R563.
His aim is to develop the brand to its full potential putting to use the skill sets he has developed over the years.
Rory spent just over a year as the Chairperson for the Magaliesburg Z canal and has recently joined the MBF.
Rory believes that Magaliesburg is in a revival stage and with the right focus, commitment and perseverance by the business fraternity we can make Magalies a national focal point for integrated development.
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