Our Team

Alison Garlick - Cape Town

Alison Garlick - Owner

Alison has worked in the tourism industry for over 22 years, with extensive experience in Retail Travel, Outbound Tour Operating, Sales as well as International Tour Operating and Ground Handling (UK).

Alison started her career studying tourism and furthered her studies with Fares courses, GDS courses including Galileo, Amadeus and Worldspan as well as TourPlan. After a 2 year sales career with an outbound Tour Operator Alison decided to embark on her dream - of opening her own representation company. Axis Marketing will celebrate its 13th year in November 2015.

Anke Kleinhans - International Sales Manager

Anke Kleinhans - International Sales Manager

Anke graduated in January 2007, successfully earning a degree in Business Administration, specializing in Business Marketing from The University of Applied Sciences, Bonn - Germany. Her thesis covered the impact of the Soccer World Cup 2010 on South African Tourism.

Anke was employed at Axis Marketing in February 2007 as an International Sales Officer and was promoted to International Marketing Manager in February 2009.

Cheryl-Ann Doveton

Cheryl-Ann Doveton National Sales Manager

Cheryl-Ann started out her career in advertising and changed to tourism in 2007, when she joined Axis Marketing as a Sales Representative. She then moved on to The GSA, as their Client Relationship Manager, where she was instrumental in setting up The GSA Interactive Department. She has joined Axis Marketing again in 2014, as their National Sales Manager.

Robyn Fox - Sales Executive

Robyn Fox - Sales Executive Cape Town

Robyn graduated from the Cape Technikon with a National Diploma in Public Relations in 1992. She worked in a health club in the UK for 8 years, starting as a receptionist and reaching the position of Deputy Manager. In 2005 she moved back to Cape Town, where she worked for an online conference venue finder, before starting her own venue-finding business. Her interest in the travel industry developed from here, and she joined the Axis Marketing team mid-way through June 2014.

Nel van Buitenen - PA and Sales Secretary

Nel van Buitenen - PA and Sales Secretary

Nel graduated from the Cape Technikon with a National Diploma in Travel and Tourism in 1995. She worked in the UK as a corporate PA for 11 years. She joined Axis in June 2016.