Mike Kieser - founder of Accom Swap.
In 2003 Mike had the foresight to realize the potential for a bartering system in an ever escalating world wide financial crises. Although there were house swap systems in place there was nothing for the hospitality industry and so after much brain storming with family members Accom Swap became a first and was launched.Mike likes to think of the members of Accom Swap as one big family and endeavors to keep that personal touch.Mike does and is responsible for the web site designing and coding and oversees the general management of the business.Mike can be contacted at admin@accommodationswap.com
Brad Kieser - IT consultant and service provider.
Brad is resident in the UK. He has a BSc in Computer Science, is a founding member of the UK IETF, a member of the IEEE and a member of numerous Open Source projects .He runs an internet services company and he also owns and runs SMS Speedway, the largest text messaging supplier to the UK property market. Brad has consulted to JP Morgan, Barclays Wealth, Deutsche Bank, Alcatel, Avis Fleet Services (General Electric), Associated Leisure and BT. His companies' clients include Tottenham Hotspurs, Rothschild, Lloyds TSB, the BBC, Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group, Nandos, and many other high street and FTSE companies.
Helena - Admin.
Helena is in charge of our administration and has vast experience in facilitating and leadership orientation training.
Celeste Beukes - facebook creator and manager.
Celeste is a member of Accommodation Swap, owns and runs Breena B&B in Johannesburg, South Africa.Celeste has had extensive commercial business experience and is very much involved in children's education. She is fully trained in the Montessori home education system. She is married and has three children whom she educates at home.
Ed Jamieson - National Sales Manager.
35 years ago Ed founded East Coast Airways in Durban, a near impossible feat at the time , for many reasons. A very successful 7000 odd flying hour career followed. The blue chip clients of his included Anglo American BHT Billiton , Tongaat, Illovo sugar, and many others. Ed retired to Knysna 6 years ago ,where both he and his wife Pam have been exceptionally happy. Ed is a life member of Skal , 44 continuous years and currently Treasurer of the Skal Garden Route club. His hobbies include skiing ,Golf , fishing , bird watching , travel and of course, passionately involved in the promotion of Accom Swap .
Ed doing what he does best at a tourism function promotion with the president of Skal International Garden Route, Niel Else, and retired SAA captain ,Piet Snyman.