The perfect team for your needs


Charmaine Pretorius, Events Manager

With 15 years experience in the industry at 5 star establishments, Charmaine excels in event management. Her CV boasts hosting local and international clients, such as Total, Old Mutual, British American Tobacco, Sir Richard Branson, Tony Blair and Christian Slater. Passion, elegance and drive are portrayed in all her dealings with her love of the industry being abundantly clear. Her motto is "why do anything unless it's going to be great." Charmaine wants nothing more than for your special event to be perfect and is waiting to assist you every step of the way.


Lauren Ratcliffe, Events Manager

Lauren's bubbly personality and eye for detail is evident in her love and passion for event coordinating. With a BTEC Professional Diploma in Event Management and 5 star experience in planning and executing various types of events including Weddings, Corporate Events and Personal Celebrations, she would be honoured to assist and ensure your event is an unique and memorable affair.


Colette Stoffberg, PR/Marketing/Admin Manager

With 15 years of experience in the corporate industry, her impressive background consists of: Public Relations, Marketing, Executive and Legal administration. Colette forms an imperative part of the La Paris team.


Johannes Moacwi, Grounds Supervisor

Johannes and his experienced team are responsible for all garden and grounds maintenance as well as the establishment of new plantings. They are also responsible for Building Maintenance/adjustments, Perimeter Security, general upkeep and grounds development implementation. He has vast experience in various fields, which include gardening, landscaping and perimeter security fencing as well as being a waiter at the Grand Hotel in Kimberley for 3 years. His wife, Elsie and he have been part of the journey of La Paris. Johannes' passion and love for the farm as well as his experience and abundance of energy is reflected in his work and the way he manages his team on a day to day basis.