Kerry Dimmer

Membership Number: SAF00732

Contact Details

Work Phone:0027 (0) 837108823
Cell Phone:0027 (0)83-710-8823
Web Address:
Postal Code:2040
Province:Gauteng (South)
Country:South Africa

Profession Details

Media:Consumer Magazines, Newspapers, Public Relations, Trade Publications, Internet - Website and Blogging
Speciality:Business/Finance, Columnist, Consumer issues, Environment, Financial, General, Humanitarian, News, Profiles, Travel, Health, Property, Wildlife
Profession:Writer, DTP, Editor, Journalist



•  Winner: SAPOA Property Feature Journalist of the Year - 2013

•  Nominated twice for 2017 SAPOA Feature Journalist of the Year


•  Winner: Best Infrastructure Feature;  2010 Diageo Africa Business Reporting Awards

Currently published in Highbury Safika publications - African Decisions/Mining Decisions/JSE/Earthworks /Business Day Earth/Business Day Empowerment Worth Knowing/One Africa, One Voice//Earthworks, United Nations Africa Renewal and Sunday Times. Profiling and research-based writing with particular emphasis on current affairs in Africa.

Contributor to international Port Strategy and Breakbulk magazines; and Belong, a CS Global publication.

Edited the African Union's annual magazine as a guest in 2015 and was a contributor to that and previous issues. Appointed editor and designer (inclusive French edition) of African Cities magazine in 2016. Have ghost written for a number of high profile African personalities in past years. Writing and editing for a London-based dual-citizenship company.

Layout and DTP another speciality: For some 17 years I produced the monthly Logistics News and its allied publications; for 10 years, the Institute of Retirement Funds quarterly magazine, annual report, conference programme and conference passport; and ad hoc brochures including a success brochure for the African Capacity Building Foundation.

Corporate writing has included the Institute of Marketing Management under contract for two years. 

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