1992 Bsc.Degree in Agriculture from the University of Stellenbosch.

2006 Department of Agriculture : Category winner for Top Producer National Market and overall winner of the National Female Farmer of the Year 2006.

2007   2nd place in the Old Mutual Enterprise of the Year Awards

2008 Awarded the Business Women’s Association Award for Entrepreneurs in the Western Cape

2014 Department of Agriculture:

Top Commercial Female Entrepreneur Award for 2014

2014   Western Cape Premier’s Female Entrepreneur of the Year:

Category winner in the Established Business Category and the overall winner of this Prestigeous Ward.

2015 Finalist Fair Lady Women of the Future

2015 Finalist Business Woman of the Year Awards (BWOYA)

2015 All African Business Leaders Award (AABLA): Finalist Business Woman of the Year for Southern Africa