Hospitality Affairs specializes in creating premier signature events for corporate and private clients who value the importance of brand reputation above all else. With a national footprint in Cape Town and Johannesburg, our close-knit team brings together a broad range of professional expertise deeply rooted in African tradition. Through our memorable events, we specialise in strategic brand optimization and provide truly unique exposure for our clients with one-of-a-kind experiences that far exceed expectation. Satisfying clients for more than 15 years, Hospitality Affairs has an unrivalled reputation for its bold vision, eye-catching creative direction and enduring passion to serve.


Hospitality Affairs is an 80% black women-owned company with a Level 2 BEE rating. Over and above the business laws of South Africa, we value our important contribution as a business to changing the socio-economic demographic of South Africa through our work in travel and hospitality.


Itumeleng Pooe

Itumeleng Pooe (SA-born, bred and buttered), has an extensive background in travel which forms part of an illustrious 20+ year career serving both the private and public sectors. She brings tremendous strategic insight and powerful people skills to the Hospitality Affairs team. With prominent international networks, Itumeleng has lived and worked across the world, creating access and connecting people as she builds the brand persona of Hospitality Affairs.

Patrick De Bree

Patrick De Bree (Dutch citizen and company founder) has the privilege and ‘claim to fame’ of having serving royalty as a hospitality staffer in the Netherlands. He brings cohesive operational focus, strong sales skills and great attention to detail to the team, which all help to set Hospitality Affairs apart from its competitors.


Behind these two highly capable directors is a team of creative specialists that live, breathe and dream hospitality and events. By placing the client at the heart of everything Hospitality Affairs does, we provide our partners with absolute peace of mind to deliver phenomenally successful events, on time and within budget.