Kate Els

Kate Els

Armed with a degree in journalism and an insane amount of passion for tourism, Kate is the Content Editor for South African Tourism by day. By night, she plans roadtrips and makes an effort to try every new restaurant in Jozi, her birthplace and first love. Kate started a career in tourism in 2008 and has worked as Deputy Editor of two travel and hospitality trade magazines, Southern African Tourism Update and Hotel & Restaurant. She has also contributed to the Tourism Business Council of South Africa’s stakeholder publication and was awarded for Excellence in Tourism and Travel Reporting at the Hospitality Investment Conference Africa in 2009.