Kerry Hammerton

Membership Number: SAF03226

Contact Details

Province:Western Cape

Profession Details

Media:Radio, Advertising, Books, Newspapers, Internet - Website and Blogging, Consumer Magazines, Trade Publications, Films, Television, Voice artists, Social Media
Speciality:General, Travel, Health, Business/Finance, Consumer issues, Environment, Academic, Columnist, Culture, Profiles, Fiction, Training, Television, Voice Artist, Technical writer
Profession:Writer, Copywriter, Editor, Trainer/Lecturer, Proofreader, Project Manager, Researcher, Script Writer, Powerpoint Designer, Copyeditor


Kerry Hammerton is a published author and poet. She has a MA in Creative Writing with Distinction from Rhodes University. Her published works include Sugar Free (co-authored self-help book), and These are the Lies I told you, The Weather Report and Secret Keeper (three collections of poetry). Her work has appeared in numerous anthologies and journals, including a short story in the Short Sharp Stories Trade Secret anthology. In addition Kerry blogged for Mslexia magazine (UK) where she wrote about women writers in South Africa and covered the Franschhoek Literary Festival.

Kerry also holds a Post-Gradutate diploma in Human Resources. She has over twenty years of corporate experience in a number of corporate roles such as project manager, coach and facilitator, and learning and development consultant. She has been responsible for various levels of communication and writing for a wide range of clients, including those in the public sector, retail and the oil industry. .

Kerry is able to assist in the following areas: corporate communication (email and newsletters), training material, IT/technical guides, powerpoint presentations, magazine articles, speech writing, website content, copywriting, proofreading and editing (including academic material), online biographies and profiles, CVs and content curation.

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