Customer Reviews

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Taryn Van Rensburg
TVR Photography – Owner

Michelle is a pleasure to deal with. She’s knowledgeable, patient, and supremely efficient.

Lorna Gourlay
Platinum Marketing – Owner

Trade and Lateral, led by Michelle (Driman) Fouche, is customer-focused, takes time to offer advice, and is super efficient in executing any project. I cannot recommend them highly enough!

Kate Turton
K’LEA Handbags – Owner

Trade and Lateral Development designed and built my website and I’m really thrilled with the result. My website is SUPER fast and my customers love it. Michelle is great to work with, friendly and always willing to help and advise. She keeps me up to date with all the new and forever changing aspects that go with a website. I strongly recommend her to anyone who wants a website designed.

Briget Naylor
String Phone Marketing – Owner

After nearly losing a client because of a developer who did not fulfill the main mandate of the website build, I contacted Michelle and she was able to work her magic and pull the remainder of the site together in under an hour. I highly recommend Trade and Lateral Development!

Cheryl Leather
CATSS Accounting – Owner

Prompt efficient service, with plenty of input. Certainly on my ‘highly recommended’ list for web design and development. Thank you!

Gill Austin
Toyz Autohouse Umhlanga – Manager

We dealt with Michelle at Trade and Lateral. She went the extra mile for us every time. It is a pleasure working with her. We would definitely recommend Trade and Lateral for assistance.

Kim Livingston
Pink Frog – Owner

Professional Excellence! Uncompromising quality and standards have enabled me to realise my goals through a robust website design and SEO strategy. I highly recommend Trade Lateral!

Ashling McCarthy
Writer, Artist, Community Upliftment Consultant, NGO Owner

I love working with Michelle. She really takes the time to engage and work through the issues related to my website. She offers valuable insight, too!

Nazrene Israel
Superior Load Cover

Trade and Lateral offers an excellent, all round website design service. They pay attention to detail, worry about the site security and maintenance so I don’t have to, and offer great suggestions for strategy and future growth. Michelle is great to work with, and I highly recommend her and her team!

Enid Smith
YourCFO – Owner

Michelle and the Trade & Lateral team are an excellent extension of my business. Michelle was able to offer strategic and constructive feedback on my website, designed a site I love, and answered all my questions about SEO, website strategy, what to do and how to do it! I really recommend working with them. 10 out of 10. 🙂

James Martens
Lake, Smit and Partners – Chief Operating Officer

Trade and Lateral assisted with the launch of our new patient management system by sending personalised announcements and logins to our doctors across 9 hospitals, over 3 months. They have also sent our email invitations to our events, and advised on the best software to use for a new business function we’ll be introducing. Their service has been excellent and we are impressed with the results. Dealing with Michelle is a pleasure and I would highly recommend Trade and Lateral to anyone looking for someone to take over their email marketing. It saved us a great deal of time and effort!

Clynton McMaster
C. Steinweg Logistics (Pty) Ltd – Chemicals Division Manager

Dealing with Michelle has been an absolute pleasure; from the very first meeting I knew that I was in capable hands. Her professionalism and complete passion for what she does is apparent and reflects clearly through her work. Michelle presented cutting edge and fresh ideas to take our marketing campaign to the next level. It is evident that she cares about her clients and ensures that every piece of work she presents is of the highest standard. She remains on the ball throughout the entire process, always patiently answering questions and providing expert guidance and advice. I would have no hesitation recommending the services of Trade and Lateral and Michelle as she is professional, friendly and extremely efficient. I look forward to continue working with Michelle in future.

Bart Kurek
Fourways Aesthetic Centre – Owner

Amazing, efficient and personalised service!! Michelle is a professional in this field and really knows her trade! Not only does she get the job done well, but she is great at figuring out what we need and what would suit us best (even if we don’t fully know)… Thanks Trade and Lateral Development!!

Brett Florens
Brett Florens Photography – Owner

I have been using Trade and Lateral for over ten years now, my newsletter campaign is an essential part of my business. Trade and Lateral is fundamental to its success.

Amber Stephens
LexisNexis Risk Management and IOS Solutions – Marketer

I have been using Trade and Lateral Development for over two years for all my email communications to clients. Given the nature of my business, I have often requested Michelle’s service at a moment’s notice, with very little time for setup or editing and she has never failed to deliver. Always patient, friendly and efficient, Trade and Lateral Development has helped me to manage my client lists, report on the success of my emails and has handled all the design work on my behalf. I am confident in Trade and Lateral’s service and am sure they would make a valuable partner to any business.

Liesl Grobler
Adapt IT – Group Marketing Manager

Thanks again for all your tireless help and the excellent turnaround time you continue to give.

Waleska Saltori
FMI Income Protection – Communications Manager

We have been working with Michelle since 2012. She is a pleasure to work with – always professional and willing to help, especially when it comes to tight deadlines! She delivers creative work which is of a consistently high standard, on time and on brief. I would definitely recommend her to clients looking for someone to effectively manage their email and online communications.

Melany Bydawell
HRTorQue Outsourcing – Director

Michelle is always eager to assist and makes a marked effort to understand our needs and meet them. I continue to be impressed by the high quality of creative solutions and customer support demonstrated by Michelle and would recommend her to any company. Her solutions are creative and she executes them efficiently with good attention to detail.

Nick Mitri
Fireworks for Africa – Owner

To say that you are doing a great job, would be a HUGE understatement. What you have done so far is FANTASTIC to say the least…! Thank you so much for your efforts thus far.

Chane de Fortier
FMI Income Protection – Branding and Events Coordinator

Michelle is one of the most professional people FMI have had to pleasure of working with! Her work is always done with such precision and in a timely manner. FMI have been using Trade and Lateral for over 3 years and we have never had a single problem.

Lisa Black

Michelle and her team at Trade Lateral assist us with our quarterly newsletters and design of our adverts. It has been an absolute pleasure dealing with her and her team who have always met our hectic deadlines timeously!

Peter Enslin
Andiamo Recording Studio – Director

“I have never experienced five star superior service from a service provider like this before! It has been the most pleasurable and enjoyable experience designing a website with Michelle from inception to finality. I had total peace of mind every step of the way.

Yosheni Naidoo
LexisNexis South Africa – Marketer: Training and Seminars

Trade and Lateral Development provide first class service delivery and design. The attention to detail is unmistakable and it is clear that client satisfaction is always a top priority. The quality and calibre of work have constantly exceeded my expectations.

Tarryn Dunkley
Urban Ginger – Owner

Wow! I am so impressed by the service received by Michelle Fouche. Her vibrant personality and finely tuned expertise has made dealing with Trade and Lateral for my company website a highly recommendable experience.

Lauren Mitchell
Express Marketing – Owner

Thanks so much Michelle! You are an absolute lifesaver, and it has been awesome to work together. I hope we get to meet in the flesh sometime soon!

Warren Beckwith
C. Steinweg Chemical Logistics (Pty) Ltd – Business Development Manager

We have worked with Trade and Lateral over the last couple of years, Michelle and the team have done a great job for us. They understand what we are looking for from the onset and never fail to deliver!

Gordon White
East Coast Moulders – Owner

Trade and Lateral Development designed and built our website and continue to maintain it. We are really pleased with the result and their service is excellent. They are efficient and meticulous, and Michelle is a pleasure to work with. I recommend that anyone looking for website designer gives Trade and Lateral Development a call.

Lindy Oosthuizen
The Skin and Laser Clinic – Owner

Michelle at Trade and Lateral Development has been amazing! Michelle took my website from an outdated mess to attractive functional website over night. Thank you so much, many clients have already made commented!

Sheetal Schneider Cross

What an amazing company and service! Professionals who gone above and beyond to ensure the highest customer care and service! Highly recommended!!

Ashleigh Rich
FMI Income Protection – Relationship and Brand Builder

Trade and Lateral is my go-to for all my email building and sending needs! It’s very rare that you find someone who doesn’t complain or push back when you change your mind on artwork or copy for the 15th time since initial brief. Michelle is such a treat to work with and she consistently delivers great quality on-time every time!

Shannon Ambrose
LexisNexis – Marketing Manager, Legal Information and Compliance

I have worked with Trade and Lateral for many years and would highly recommend them. Always professional, quick turn around and a high level of email marketing expertise.