Lourenza Britz – Tasting Room Manager
Lourenza grew up in a small town in the Low veld, called Baberton. She and her family moved to Cape Town for her last two years of high school to complete her matric and excel in sports like hockey and athletics. After school she studied a BComm Human Resource Management degree at the University of Stellenbosch and she is currently completing further studies in Labour Law and Human Resources at UNISA. Wine is a big love in her life and one of the most interesting hobbies that she cannot learn enough from.
She started as Tasting Room Manager in January 2012 and believes that it is a priviledge to work with such dynamic fellow employees at Vrede en Lust. She is very excited about the success that can be achieved with such a wonderful team.
Her favourite quote is: “Take the first chance that you get, because you may never get another one. ”
Martinique van Tonder
Martinique grew up in a small but vibrant town Potchefstroom. She combined her BSC Consumer Science degree with Communication subjects and finished in 2009 at the University of North West.
The same year she discovered Vrede & Lust and fell in love with the energy and passion of the farm. She started working at Vrede & Lust at the end of 2009 and is still loving each and every moment.
Lynne was born in Bonnievale on a wine farm called Mooi Uitsig and grew up in Struisbaai. She studied Hotel Reception at the Commercial College in Cape Town and has done an Import/Export course at the School of Shipping. She is currently doing a Customs Clearing and Forwarding course. She worked at Pearl Valley Golf Course Estate before joining Vrede en Lust in January 2007, where she brings a lot of energy to the team.