sue is a cordon bleu chef, sales & marketing specialist and seasoned entrepreneur originally from cape town, south africa. she attended silwood kitchen and graduated with a grande diplome, going on to work with global kitchen brand magimix, as well as own and run hout bay restaurant, chardonnay.
after successfully running a corporate and promotional company with her husband for 20 years, they relocated to Mauritius in 2005, where she opened the re-location company and managed various HIGH-END properties on tamarina golf estate until moving back to south africa in 2010.
BETWEEN 2011 - 2015, SUE OPENED PARK CAFE IN BLACK RIVER BUSINESS PARK, RAN A BOUTIQUE CORPORATE CATERING COMPANY AND PROJECT-MANAGED DEVELOPMENTS AND RENOVATIONS ON MULTIPLE CAPE TOWN PROPERTIES FOR VARIOUS CLIENTS.
for the last tHREE years, she has acted as golf ambassador for MAURITIUS, promoting THEIR GOLFING AND HOTEL DESTINATIONS, aS WELL AS marketing golf trips to the island. through her extensive travel, various businesses and dealings in the food and golf industrIES, she has over 30 years experience in f&B, golf, travel, events AND PROPERTY MANAGEMENT.
Nicky is a food & lifestyle content creator and digital media specialist, originally from Cape Town, South Africa. having attended culinary school and studying digital photography, along With over 12 years in business development, sales & marketing, client service & content production; she has extensive experience in food, as well as print and digital media publishing.
between 2004 - 2007, she assisted in the running of a boutique food distribution company in cape town, overseeing the sales and marketing of various upmarket niche food products. she then spent the next 8 years working in various print and digital publishing companies with titles targeted towards the film, lifestyle, golf, food, beauty & personal care industries.
Based in Shanghai for 3 years from 2015, she worked for food tech startup, sidechef, as Director of Content until 2017, when she went on to found Delicious Monster. with a focus on food and lifestyle content production, F&B service innovation and social media management; Nicky PRODUCED CONTENT FOR VARIOUS GLOBAL KITCHEN APPLIANCE MANUFACTURERS such as midea and vorwerk, AND consulted for one of china’s largest co-working brands, naked hub.
After spending a year in the UK, she moved back to South Africa in February 2019 and partnered with Sue to expand Delicious Monster to include travel and golF.