Greg Jones   •   082 291 0045   •

Mister Jones Events is the trading name of Greg Jones who offers freelance event-related services. Greg has been working in events in Durban and around South Africa for 10 years and has worked on a number of world-class international events.

Greg is very familiar with the Events Act (Safety at Sports and Recreational Events Act of 2010) and its practical implementation, guidelines, restrictions and requirements.

Greg has extensive experience in the staging of large-scale outdoor events, especially those staged on public land. 

Services –

  • Complete Event Management
  • Event Operations Management
  • Project / Campaign / Activation Management
  • Event Infrastructure Procurement and / or Management
  • Event Services Procurement and / or Management
  • Event Logistics Management
  • Local Authority Liaison (with regards to applications, permits and approvals as well as the provision of public services for events)


Career Highlights –

  • Top Gear Festival Durban 2012 and 2013 : Senior Operations Manager
  • Ballito Street Heroes 2013 : Event Director
  • Easter Xperience 2011 : Event Director
  • World Cup 2010 multi-venue event including the Official Durban FIFA Fan Park, the Durban Beach Festival, the Umlazi Official Public Viewing Area and the Bridge City Official Public Viewing Area: Infrastructure Director
  • Vodacom Beach Clean Up Campaign 2005 – 2011 : National Project Manager
  • A1GP Kyalami 2009 : Event Manager
  • WSBK (World Superbike Championships) Kyalami 2009 : Event Manager
  • A1GP Durban 2008 : Non-Sporting Event Management Team Leader
  • Easter Adrenaline 2006 – 2009 : Event Director
  • Vodacom Springbreak 2005 – 2007 : Event Manager


In addition to the projects listed above Greg has managed a great number of public and private events, promotions and activations at a variety of venues around South Africa including at; sporting events, conference centres, shopping malls, beaches, parks, taxi ranks, schools and other public areas.