Helene Itzkin – ORT Jet Manager Johannesburg

email: helene@ortsa.org.za

Helene is responsible for driving ORT Jet’s businesses Mentorship Programme, brand management and private and corporate sponsorship opportunities. Prior to joining ORT Jet, Helene worked in the advertising and communications industries, both locally and abroad. Notable is her thirty years of success in managing commercial clients and working within time frames and budgets. Helene’s commitment to excellence is her trade mark.



Tracey Catania – Training and Event Coordinator

email: tracey@ortjet.org.za

Tracey co-ordinates all training and events undertaken by ORT Jet. Once business needs have been identified, Tracey arranges training to provide the ORT Jet community with opportunities to develop and enhance their skills. Prior to joining ORT Jet, Tracey worked in customer relations management, marketing, event co-ordinating and the technology industry. She facilitates group sharing, networking and training opportunities for mentors and entrepreneurs, providing regular support and interaction with them. She is also the project manager for specialised projects within ORT Jet.


Lauri Kruger – Social Media and Marketing Administrator

email: lauri@ortjet.org.za

Lauri is responsible for the coordination and implementation of all Marketing tasks for ORT Jet. This includes creating, reviewing and implementing marketing plans and material. She ensures a continuous dialogue and briefing of graphics/media in order to achieve this. Lauri strives to develop strong relationships in the community to maximise brand exposure in the market. Prior to joining ORT Jet, she obtained a Honours Degree in Psychology as well as gained international teaching experience.