Modern events agency that offer personalised service with a fast supplier network and strategic partners.

Matchstick is a modern, one-stop provider of comprehensive event management services for companies who appreciate the personal touch. Run by Margaret Pretorius, previously general manager of the African Outdoor Group with over 15 years’ experience as an events specialist, Matchstick prides itself on providing tailor-made solutions for businesses big and small.

Through a strong professional relationship with various proven and reputable service providers and contractors, Matchstick guarantees its services to be cost effective, unique and of the highest quality. We deliver on time, every time.

Passionate, hardworking and highly motivated, Margaret Pretorius is the heart and soul of Matchstick. Held in high regard in her field, she is recognised for her trustworthiness and integrity and for consistently striving for excellence.

Every project she handles, no matter how big or small, receives the same exceptional attention to detail as she strives to exceed industry standards.

Margaret prides herself on being able to deliver under pressure and understanding the needs of her clients. From the initial concept right through to the successful execution thereof, she has the vision, professionalism and network of service providers to make it happen – on time and within budget.

Margaret’s field of experience includes but is not limited to: general business, HR and financial management; media launches; corporate functions; conferences; exhibitions; golf days; team building; experiential marketing; product promotions; internal campaigns; dealer activations; static displays; national roadshows; brand activations; national sales training; incentive trips; and media campaigns.

Pricing and Added Value

Matchstick is committed to providing service excellence while remaining cost effective. We know how to achieve big results with any budget.

We will go the extra mile for our clients to ensure they get maximum bang for their buck. We do not believe in a one-size-fits-all approach so our fee structure is flexible and can be specifically catered to the needs and requirements of our clients.

We can quote per hour or per task and can even be put on a retainer, depending on the level of involvement our clients require of us.