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|Profession:||Copyeditor, Proofreader, Publicist, Subeditor, Writer|
Nationality: South African Citizen
Home Language: English
Postal Address: 111 5th Avenue,
Contact Numbers: +27 11 726 7580 (Home)
+27 11 83 675 8821 (Mobile)
▪ Newspaper reporting, feature writing, profile writing
I have held corporate and freelance positions in:
May 2012 - July 2013 Centre for Development and Enterprise.Marketing and Communications Manager
2000 – 2003 Research, wrote and published biography
1998 –2000 Freelance Public Relations Assignments (UK)
Relocated to assist mother who was unwell.
1995 – 1998 Times Media Limited:(now Avusa Publishing) Magazine Division. Produced and sold advertorial assignments for Elle Magazine, while also doing freelance travel features for the Sunday Times Magazine.
1993 - 1995 Knysna Education Trust:The Knysna Education Trust was set up fund pre-school education for disadvantaged communities. It was during this time that I wrote and researched my book on George Pemba which is today a collectors’ book and which was long-listed for the Alan Paton Award.
1990 - 1993 Ogilvy and Mather PR Division: Was employed as a (Senior Account Manager) and ran the Portnet account, which focused on property development in Richards Bay
1986 – 1990 Tiger Oats Group: Corporate Communications Officer: Produced and edited in house publications for company.
1980 – 1986 Public Relations – Sage Holdings, Group Editors,
References: On request