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Dan named Laureus Ambassador


After several years supporting the Laureus Sport For Good Foundation, including attending the 2012 Laureus World Sport Awards in Rio de Janeiro, visiting Laureus projects in New York and Belfast, and hosting the ambassador announcement of football icon Ryan Giggs, Dan has officially been announced as a Laureus ambassador.

Working in 35 countries with more than 150 projects, Laureus Sport For Good harnesses the power of sport to create meaningful change in communities around the world.

“I’ve seen Laureus at work in several countries, and visited a number of projects, all of which demonstrate the incredible force of sport […]

Ernie Els Group joins up with Dan


As a long-time fan and friend of South African golfing icon Ernie Els, Dan is excited to announce a new partnership wight he Els Group as a brand ambassador.

Focusing in particular on Ernie Els Wines, which have won awards and acclaim around the world, and Els For Autism, Ernie’s charity that works internationally to support families dealing with autism spectrum disorder and research into autism, Dan will MC events for the brand, host fundraising initiatives, and promote the brand.

“It’s a tough job – drinking some of South Africa’s finest wines, supporting a most worthy charity […]

Dan joins Graca Machel in Maputo


This year’s Tsogo Sun Executive Management conference took place in Maputo, celebrating the newly refurbished Southern Sun Maputo, with Graca Machel as the keynote speaker.

Dan joined the Tsogo Sun team in Mozambique to host the event, with CEO Marcel von Aucamp – pictured with Ms. Machel and Dan – also addressing senior management.

As well as hosting the conference, Dan also introduced the evening party on the new hotel terrace, with celebrated vocalist Vicky Sampson putting in a surprise performance […]

Love Of The Game banquet huge success


The entire Springbok squad came together at Montecasino in Johannesburg to join 400 guests at the annual Love Of The Game banquet in support of the Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players Fund, helping players who’ve suffered serious injury playing rugby, and working to make the game safer across all levels.

Having hosted the previous year’s event in Cape Town, Dan returned again as host this year, on a night that saw former Springbok winger Ashwin Willemse deliver an emotional and inspiring keynote address, and Dan interview Springbok captain Jean de Villiers and team-mate Victor Matfield on stage […]