Viewed for their  business excellence, sustainability and responsibility, Capitol Caterers was announced Business Services Sector winner at the Standard Bank KZN Top Business Awards ceremony held on 13 June . 

Stringent qualifying criterion included assessment of the company’s contribution to the Kwa-Zulu Natal economy, good governance and ethics, development within the business sector and community involvement, amongst others.

Receiving the award at a glittering gala dinner held at the Elangeni Maharani hotel were joint Managing Directors, Merrill King and Russell Nzimande.

Said Nzimande,  “We believe that not only do we deliver a world class and personalised catering service to our diverse client base, but we have also immeasurably improved the lives of our employees and continue to contribute sizeably to the KwaZulu-Natal economy.”

Added a delighted King, “This award is significant in recognising our passion for service excellence whilst ensuring all our clients feel part of the Capitol Caterers family. It is a proud affirmation of all we do for our workforce and our clients.”

With its Head Office based in Pietermaritzburg, Capitol Caterers is a national contract catering company servicing over 100 clients in the education, healthcare, commercial and retirement sectors. The company employs in excess of 1400 personnel;  of which approximately 45% are in Kwa-Zulu Natal. Capitol Caterers is a B-BBEE Level 1 company.

Capitol Caterers received the PCB Business of the Year award in 2018.

Merrill King and Russell Nzimande receive the KZN Top Business Award for the Business Services Sector.