African Anthology Team
An African Anthology is a hospitality management company. The company provides a wide range of services to the hospitality industry including marketing, sales, reservations and management of establishments and services throughout southern Africa. The company presents the features and benefits of each member, through numerous channels, ultimately targeting the consumer, or more appropriately, our guests.
Wayne Pritchard began his career as a guide in the early nineties with Sabi Sabi Game Reserve, after following the traditional private game lodge career path, including a brief corporate career change, he settled in the position of Marketing and Sales manager for the Thornybush Game Reserve group of lodges before advancing to manager of both marketing and operations. During this time Thornybush was re-positioned in the market and the process of establishing a group of tourism destinations was set on course.
Wayne left the group in 2001 after completion of the Simbambili Game Lodge acquisition to pursue new career opportunities, which included establishing Anthology and Ivory Tree Game lodge in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve.
Chris Anagnostellis, began his career as a guide before rapidly advancing through to the position of international sales manager, also of the Thornybush group. Chris began his career with Anthology with a nine-month project establishing the operations of Ivory Tree before returning to fill his permanent role within Anthology.
Gary Nielsen is the newest member of our management team and concentrates on the domestic conference market.
In addition to the management our sales teams work from our sales offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town.