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On The Patio

We offer an innovative home outdoor lifestyle experience online.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Retailing / Distribution
  • Location Zastron Road, Cape Town, WC, South Africa
  • Currency ZAR

Company Summary

On The Patio provides an innovative, customer centric approach to online shopping, creating a home outdoor lifestyle experience, building on and extending from the traditional South African home outdoor culture. There is a gap and demand for unique and innovative home outdoor products, including a desire for inspiration related to the home outdoor space. We address this online. Our target market is focused on middle to higher income households.


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    Craig Simpson

    Strategist, net-worker and exceptional communicator, with extensive travel and face-to-face negotiation experience, and numerous speaking and key note presentations.
    Experience in business technology consulting and applications, process and operations, management and new business development. Led technology consulting teams internationally.
    Foundation and practical application of customer development process and lean start-up methodology.

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    Steven Rix

    Critical thinker, leader and excellent conversationalist. Experience in both customer service and sales negotiation along with high level policy negotiations with various Non governmental organisations (NGO) .
    Experience in product sales, stock and labour management, process development and implementation and hospitality service. NGO policy development and representative management.
    NGO legal advisor.

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    Mark Canning

    20 years retail experience in private and public companies.
    Has had Leadership roles in strategic planning, business development and organisational transformation programs .
    A chartered accountant with good business acumen, communication and analytical skills.
    Currently engages in business consultancy with clients throughout the retail value chain, primarily on strategy and business development.


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    Mark Canning