Holiday Jam is a South African travel agency and a licensed booking office. Our goal is to bring you the best experience that you can have when booking tours and to help you to find the exact experience that you want to have.
Holiday Jam is registered in South Africa and is a fully licensed information and booking office.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
James is the CEO of Holiday Jam as well as CEO of Getlocal Africa/MDM Technologies, http://mdmtech.co.za & https://getlocal.co.za which supports the Holiday Jam platform. He has over 20 years of information technology and business development experience and has completed a Project Management MBA through Edinburgh Business School and is now the primary stakeholder of Holiday Jam. James loves golf, fishing, hiking and is also a local on our platform so to find the best golf courses or fishing spots in South Africa ask James for some advice!
Operations & Business Development
Kate is one of the newest members of our team and very likely the first person that you would speak to when you approach Holiday Jam to become one of our many re-sellers. She is also a local on our platform and will be able to advise you regarding various activities and attractions around the Gauteng area of South Africa.
Shauna Van Der Spy
Shauna is passionate about travel….and is fortunate to have traveled to many great places. She went to Redhill School in Johannesburg and studied at Rhodes University. She was manager/owner of ShaunDee and later Rutland Lodge Guest House in Rosebank. Her children and grandchildren are the focus of her life. She recently spent 18 months in Hong Kong doing voluntary work with Jackie Pullinger. She started working at Holiday Jam in August 2018 where her creative spirit and love of people is given space.
PA/ Booking Admin
Winnie just started with Getlocal Africa. She's a Travel and Tourism graduate with Boston Business College, She worked mainly within hospitality industry and loves working with people. Easy to get along with people, loves outgoing and hanging out with friends and family.
Digital Marketing Consultant
Brandon is a graduate from Cardiff Metropolitan University. He graduated with a BA Honours degree in International Tourism and Events management. He is passionate about travel and how tourism effects host communities/ countries. Throughout his degree he worked with various businesses in related fields from marketing and business development to further his knowledge within the industry. As an avid athlete he joined the University athletics team and ran for Cardiff Met University. After graduating he decided to return to South Africa to promote SA tourism by using his degree, knowledge and experience.
Strategy and Business Development Adviser
Barry Saxton, PMD (Harvard) has extensive business experience in starting up and running large multinational companies, recently serving as Marketing Director of Logistics of Barloworld Limited.
Barry was also a founder and CEO of UTI & Sun Couriers. He also has extensive experience in the tourism industry having chaired The Gundelfingers Group for 5 years based out of Vienna Austria.