|Cell Phone:||082 575 7156|
|Secondary Web Address:||https://kathymalherbe.contently.com/|
|Media:||Advertising, Newspapers, Public Relations, Consumer Magazines, Trade Publications, Social Media|
|Speciality:||General, Travel, Health, Consumer issues, Humanitarian, Humour, Profiles, Science & Technology|
|Profession:||Writer, Copywriter, Proofreader, Publicist, Researcher, Copyeditor|
Winner of the Pan African Profile Awards for excellence in Science and Technology Journalism (Health): Off My Chest
A finalist in the Discovery Health Journalism Awards in Johannesburg where excellence in investigative reporting was recognized: Cold Case File
Prism Award for excellence in the conceptualisation and implementation of a communications campaign for the World Karate Championships in Cape Town.
Feature-writing, particularly finding new angles of interest for the reader a focus on health and well being, specialised medical articles and features
Newsletters, brochures and content design and all website copy
The ability to write in different styles: Engaging the reader with a more informative and conversational style; a formal business style; as well as slightly irreverent, humorous accounts of events, products and features. This versatility enables me to write from entry level to specialised articles for publications such as the Medical Chronicle and other specialist trade publications.
Professional Memberships: SAFREA, Cape Town Press Club, SASJA, PRISA, and PR-Net (pending: SAFREA)