Ryan Coates

Red Dot Now


About Ryan

Ryan is an avid outdoorsman who loves spending time out in the bush or at the coast with his family. Ryan leads a team of diverse skills equipped to deal with daily accounting and bookkeeping, payroll and SARS compliance. As a Chartered Accountant and in excess of 15 years’ experience in advising small to medium businesses owners, Ryan is able to delve deeply into solving client business issues when they arise. Ryan and his team will allow you to focus on your business’s clients while they take care of the rest for you.

About Red Dot Now

Red Dot Now provides a trusted outsourced business enablement service and platform to clients who seek to improve efficiencies and become more effective in their journey to success.

Red Dot Now allows you to focus on what you love, your mojo! Let Red Dot Now alleviate some of your precious time to rather invest it with your customers to drive your business growth.

If you want your business to work smarter and faster, Red Dot Now is a wise choice.

  • Accounting
  • Tax
  • Payroll
  • Consulting

Our Services

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When we started 5 years ago, we had to structure our business as a start-up. With the focus on securing clients, delivering an excellent service and growing the business, we learnt what worked and what did not work and are able to put these lessons in practice for our clients starting out.


As an owner managed business now positioned for growth ourselves, we fully understand the needs required to manage your business especially when it comes to knowing what our cashflow is on a daily basis as well as the complexities of compliance that become more onerous as your business grows.


As established businesses mature and start to look more thoroughly at processes and systems, they quickly identify the need for effectively understanding their finances and data. We consult with clients to look for improvements and assist with the implementation of systems to improve effectiveness.