Where were you at noon – 31 July 2023

The CN&CO team is truly embracing a flexible and dynamic lifestyle, and it reflects in our geographical diversity! From bustling cafes to the heart of events, each team member brings a unique flavour to the day. Here’s a glimpse of where the CN&CO family was at noon on 31 July 2023, curated by Kurt Solomon:

Carel 🦒 Carel was flying back from an incredible adventure at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, one of the largest privately owned pieces of conservation land in South Africa. Surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and majestic wildlife, Carel experienced the beauty of nature in all its glory. Now, he’s gearing up for a big and exciting week at EasyEquities, where new challenges and opportunities await.

Kurt 📞 Kurt had just wrapped up an engaging telecon with one of Ami’s awesome brokers. As always, Kurt loves to build strong relationships and always ensures the best for both brokers and their clients. Monday, also being the admin day, means planning of broker meetings, catch-ups and admin sessions scheduled for the next two weeks.

Stella 🔥 At noon, Stella was hard at work, putting the final touches on some captivating social media content plans for her clients. With the #NetballWorldCup highlights playing in the background, Stella’s energy and creativity were undoubtedly on fire! Stay tuned for some engaging and exciting social media posts coming your way.

Gianluca 💡 Gianluca had a productive day, crafting a brilliant communications strategy for Steamlight ahead of Decorex Joburg 2023. This much-awaited event will take place from 3-6 August 2023 at the Sandton Convention Centre. Notably, DARK is also set to unveil their latest and trendsetting lighting collection at the event. Be prepared to witness breathtaking designs!

Blake 🍵 Sitting at Bootleggers, Green Point. Blake was keeping warm with a comforting rooibos tea, while double-checking The Insurance Directory before it goes to print. Additionally, an exciting new website is in the works, which will make it even easier for insurers & underwriters to share regular news and articles with thousands of brokers. Watch this space for updates and innovations!

Rikus 🍇 Rikus recently wrapped up a fulfilling week at KleinBlouKlip in Stellenbosch, where he dedicated his time to pruning the vineyards. Now, he’s back in action, catching up on essential CN&CO emails and ensuring seamless communication with the team and partners. It’s all about nurturing the growth, both in the vineyards and business!

Colin 🏠 At noon, Colin found himself in an unexpected situation, as he visited the police station to report a burglary. Unfortunately, someone broke into their house over the weekend and took a few personal items. We wish Colin all the best during this time and hope for a swift resolution.

The CN&CO family continues to navigate diverse industries, always staying connected, creative, and committed to delivering exceptional services to their partners and clients. Stay tuned for more incredible adventures and accomplishments from this incredible team!


Kurt, our favourite Leb, has a zest for life and a heart of gold. He’s also a really good marketer, willing to do almost anything for his clients, even if it involves wearing a tutu!