ABOUT US...

Based on STANDARDS CENTRAL’s extensive experience and knowledge in the safari lodge, eco-tourism and hospitality industry, the organization offers innovative perspectives and valuable support services to industry stakeholders across all market-segments especially in the areas of management development, team training, employee motivationand staff development...not only in Southern Africa, but across Africa.

Today, this highly respected organization is playing a critical role as one of the leading authorities in standards setting and regulation; quality assuring operations and guiding the introduction and integration of sustainability in hospitality and nature based tourism practices.

STANDARDS CENTRAL’s assigned mission is to partner with lodges, accommodation establishments and operators to grow market-share, secure competitive advantage and improve profitability; ultimately through human capital investment  and the strategic development of service staff on the ground... 
A WORD FROM THE FOUNDER... 

Mr. Johann Jurgens

“The core team of professionals representing STANDARDS CENTRAL has extensive experience in past dealings with forefront companies in various market related segments including Fortune 500 organizations. The opportunity to establish STANDARDS CENTRAL presented the team with the entrepreneurial environment to create a business focused solely on using Human Capital Investment & Potential Development as a strategy for BUSINESS  TRANSFORMATION, SUSTAINABILITY & GROWTH. The STANDARDS CENTRAL team comprises a dedicated group of individuals with exceptionally strong mentoring skills supported by world-class training resources. Collectively the team has on average in excess of fifty years performance management and strategic business innovation experience. The management team, and indeed the entire STANDARDS CENTRAL operation, have been structured and organised in a way that reflects our belief that exceptional service to our clients and the attainment of best practice objectives are the core of our business existence. We aspire to be the leading provider of business transformation solutions in hospitality, not only on home turf but worldwide.”  - Johann Jurgens