Paola Chellew

Membership Number: SAF01360

Contact Details

Work Phone:0117285273
Cell Phone:0836445150
Province:Gauteng (South)

Profession Details

Media:Internet - Website and Blogging, Public Relations, Consumer Magazines, Trade Publications, Social Media
Speciality:Travel, Health, Culture, Food, Profiles
Profession:Writer, Copywriter, Editor, Proofreader, Publicist, Subeditor, Copyeditor


Publicist for Ballet Theatre Afrikan for 4 years until sponsorship funding from the National Lottery came to an end.

Worked as a publicist on many projects, too many to mention, but some of which are the Naledi Awards, Anglo American Christmas trees Arts project (2008-9) Terry Dempsey Art Exhibition 2010, various travel lodges, clients in the lifestyle industry encompassing the world of fashion, beauty, food and art.

 Sub-edited for Butler magazine (Food & Hotel industry) from Oct 2011- Jan 2012.


Past clients include Ezingweni Safari and Spa Bush lodge, Eclectic Gifts, The Toy Cupboard, Croft & Co, The Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra and at present, the Wits Art Museum which had its successful opening on19 May 2012.


Freelance writer and member of SAFREA ((Southern African Freelancers' Association) I have been published in the Live Out Loud magazine, Living & Loving, as well as the South African Artist and the Do It Now Magazine.


Clients enjoy the benefit of being featured in my blog on Neofundi website ( as well as in Spice 4Life website, to which I contribute regularly.

Last article: A2 Aesthetic & Anti-Ageing Magazine Winter Edition 2018- The Aesthetic Journal's Club



SAFREA is a Registered Non-Profit Organisation (NPO 114-297).
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