This month we get to know Dale Plage, General Manager of our Johannesburg office.

Q: When you have 30 minutes of free-time, how do you pass the time?

A: Walk my doggies

Q: If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?

A:  I would do my MBA.

Q: What is something you’ve learned in the last week?

A: About the Qantas TIDS.

Q: If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be?

A: I hugely respect Richard Branson, and his entrepreneurial culture, and the fact that your team is the most important part of your business.

Q: What is your favourite thing about working at XL Millennium?

A: I have a few, I am really enjoying learning more about conferencing and incentives.  But it is also a privilege to work for a company that wants to give back to the under privileged in the country and build and assist them.

Q: What is your biggest achievement to date – personal or professional? 

A: Here I have two things, my family I have been married for nearly 26 years and have two awesome sons.  My other achievement was building Michelle’s Travel to a successful team of 65 before selling it in 2015.

Q: What is your motto or personal mantra? 

A: Give your best always and look for the positive in all situations.

Q: What is your guilty pleasure?

A: Red wine 😊

If you would like to contact Dale she can be reached on 011 453 1401 or via e-mail on