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#BestofBiz 2019: Tourism

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Tourism, Travel & Hospitality site over the past year below.
#BestofBiz 2019: Tourism

Most-read stories

1Travel blogger Meruschka Govender, aka MzansiGirl has passed away17 Jan 2019
2Travelcheck, Fasta launch new payment solution, Book Now. Pay Later17 Oct 2019
35 strong-rand holiday destinations for 201908 Feb 2019
4Restaurant trends for 201903 Jan 2019
54 tourism trends to look out for in 201928 Feb 2019
6#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on what travel influencers are getting right and wrong - Maroefah Smith15 Apr 2019
7Top African tourism countries and their perspectives - Melissa Burns31 Jan 2019
8#BizTrends2019: What the hospitality sector should stay on top of for 2019 - Sharmila Ragunanan07 Jan 2019
9SA hospitality anticipates positive industry growth for 201922 Jan 2019
10Sheraton marks guest experience transformation with new logo design18 Mar 2019
11#StartupStory: Ticking all the boxes with newly launched Travelcheck - Robin Fredericks10 Jun 2019
12Town Lodge Umhlanga opening soon21 May 2019
13Africa Halal Week returns to Cape Town26 Aug 2019
14#BizTrends2019: Trends in wine and food tourism - Marisah Nieuwoudt07 Jan 2019
15City Lodge announces 'new concept' Courtyard Hotel for Waterfall City15 Feb 2019
16#BizTrends2019: The 8 travel trends you need to know for 2019 - Gilles Trantoul07 Jan 2019
17Entries open for S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2019/20 competition12 Mar 2019
186 trends likely to disrupt the events industry in 202006 Aug 2019
19Ignoring the glass ceiling: Attitude, education, and mentorship is key to creating strong women leaders - Claudette Thorne12 Aug 2019
20OR Tambo no longer accepts irregular shaped bags25 Mar 2019

Most-read contributors

1Sharmila Ragunanan
2Melissa Burns
3Natalia Rosa
4Martin Jansen van Vuuren
5Odette Faling
6Marisah Nieuwoudt
7Gilles Trantoul
8Teresa Richardson
9Oz Desai
10Kerry Hayes
11Cathy Huyghe
12Shaun Lamont
13Dorine Reinstein
14Andrew Stark
15Chelsey Hale
16Russell Jarvis
17Olivier Hannaert
18Wynand Smit
19Martin Tvede Larsen
20Avukile Mabombo
21Guy Stehlik
22Enver Duminy
23Jenna Berndt
24Theresa Prins
25Tim Smith
26Eugene Yiga
27Sherry Zameer
28Sam van Gool
29Leigh Dawber

Most-viewed press offices

1Domestic Flights South Africa
2City Lodge Hotel
3dmg events Africa
4Shimmy Beach Club
5Cape Grace

Most-read new business wins

1Ethiopian Airlines appoints new communications agency30 May 2019
2Atmosphere Communications to manage Lufthansa Group's PR in SA24 Jan 2019
3Travelstart on its way to completing Club Travel Group acquisition10 Jun 2019
4Red Carpet Creative adds 3 new accounts01 Jul 2019
5Premier Hotels & Resorts gains 535 more rooms with Faircity acquisition12 Apr 2019
6Focus Online Travel signs another European inbound marketing account01 Aug 2019
7Nomad Africa Magazine, International Tequila Festival 2019 enter media partnership06 Sep 2019
8BCD Travel adds Rennies to its global network22 Jan 2019
9Providence Hospitality enters agreement with Ingwenyama Conference & Sports Resort, Country Boutique27 Mar 2019
10Premier Hotels & Resorts and Faircity Hotels join forces26 Jul 2019

Most-read new appointments

1SA Tourism appoints Themba Khumalo, Nombulelo Guliwe20 Aug 2019
2Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton recruits Shaun Wheeler18 Nov 2019
3Club Travel Corporate appoints Kananelo Makhetha as CEO25 Mar 2019
4Aha Hotels & Lodges appoints new CEO, CMO12 Mar 2019
5Taryn van Heerden to manage Singita's sales team19 Feb 2019
6Reed Exhibitions South Africa makes staff changes20 May 2019
7Anthony Da Silva is African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa's new GM06 Feb 2019
8MSC Cruises SA promotes Carlo de Filippis18 Sep 2019
9Mercure Hotels South Africa appoints Thulani Xhali16 Sep 2019
10Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Boeing Global Services has new CEOs23 Oct 2019

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