Stan and Trumilda both work at the Fish4Africa Monte Vista store. Get to know them on a more personal level by understanding how they got into the fishing industry and why they are passionate about their work.

Name: Stan, Trumilda

Store: Monte Vista

  1. What is your role at Fish4Africa?

      S: General assistant

T: Sales lady

  1. How did you get into commercial fishing?

 S: A friend referred me and introduced me into the industry.  

   T: Most of my mom’s family is in the fishing industry

  1. What do you enjoy most about your job?

  S: I enjoy arranging the fish on the display window. 

 T: I like to interact with the customers. 

  1. What is your favourite fish and why?

     S: Definitely hake. It’s easy to fillet. 

     T: Hake

  1. What do you think is the best way to cook fish?

     S: To grill it. 

T: Steam – very healthy. 

6. What is your favourite fish dish?

     S: Fish and chips. 

 T: Pickled fish. 

  1. What do you do when you’re not working?

     S: Praying and spending time with God. 

T: Spending time with my family

  1. Why do you think fish is an important food source?

     S: Very healthy.

 T: It’s healthy. Very good for the brain and you get different kinds of vitamins. 

  1. What do you get asked most by customers?

     S: Whether our fish is fresh. 

 T: Is the fish fresh?

10. What makes you smile?

     S: When a customer is happy. 

T: When a customer says thank you for a good service. 

11. Why do you think Fish4Africa is a leading fish and seafood supplier?

     S: Our fish is always fresh and there’s a great selection. 

  T: Fish4Africa has its own vessels and a lot of quality suppliers. They always strive to offer only the best for their customers