CITY LODGE HOTELS APPOINTS NEW TEAM MEMBERS IN IT AND HOSPITALITY, INCLUDING NKOSENHLE NGONGOMA AS DIVISIONAL DIRECTOR: IT AND RENE LOUW AS GENERAL MANAGER AT TOWN LODGE WINDHOEK. INTERNAL TALENT LIKE TSHOLOFELO MASHIANE RISES TO THE POSITION OF GENERAL MANAGER AT ROAD LODGE POTCHEFSTROOM. VOLUNTE MCKAY JOINS AS SENIOR SALES EXECUTIVE FOCUSING ON THE WESTERN CAPE REGION.
Nkosenhle Ngongoma Takes the Helm as IT Divisional Director
City Lodge Hotels appointed Nkosenhle Ngongoma as Divisional Director in IT department in November 2023. Formerly the Group Chief Information Officer at Ascendis Health, Ngongoma brings four years of transformative leadership. Starting as a systems developer, his diverse industry experience positions him well for success.
Vusumuzi (Vusi) Zikalala Joins as Information Systems Manager
City Lodge Hotels reinforces its IT team with Vusumuzi (Vusi) Zikalala, an Information Systems Manager. With a solid background as an Enterprise Business Analyst at eLab, Zikalala leverages 20 years of experience. He now spearheads the IT Applications Support and Maintenance team, ensuring robust business technology solutions.
Rene Louw Takes the Reins at Town Lodge Windhoek
February 1, 2024, Rene Louw assumes the role of General Manager at Town Lodge Windhoek. Boasting 25 years in hospitality, Louw’s journey includes notable positions in the UK and Namibia. His expertise extends from the Vineyard Hotel to the Gondwana Collection, making him a valuable addition to City Lodge Hotels.
Tsholofelo Mashiane Appointed General Manager at Road Lodge Potchefstroom
City Lodge Hotels promotes internal talent as Tsholofelo Mashiane becomes General Manager at Road Lodge Potchefstroom from March 1, 2024. Starting as an Accelerated Development and Deployment Programme candidate in 2018, Mashiane’s ascent showcases her leadership and managerial prowess. She previously served as General Manager at City Lodge Hotel Sandton, Morningside, and Road Lodge N1 City.
Volente McKay Joins as Senior Sales Executive for Western Cape
City Lodge Hotels welcomes Volente McKay as Senior Sales Executive, concentrating on the Western Cape region. McKay, with vast industry experience, including roles at SAA and Harvey World Travel, adds value to corporate clients and travel agents. Her focus on the Western Cape aligns with City Lodge Hotels’ strategic growth initiatives.