March 2019 – present
Media Liaison Officer at City of Cape Town.
September 2015 – January 2019
Head of content at Rogerwilco.
October 2015 – April 2016
During this time, I regularly contributed articles about business, marketing and technology at Clickatell.
April 2015 – March 2016
Regularly contributed Tech and Small Biz news articles and opinion pieces at MWEB.
September 2014 – August 2015
Writer and content creator at Rogerwilco.
July 2008 – August 2014
Journalist at Cape Times.
In addition to the above, over the years I’ve worked on numerous freelance projects on a wide range of topics.
These include an investigation on the matric pass rate for parent24, a review of La Digue in Seychelles for golightlytravel, and a number of my education-related articles have appeared in Child Magazine.
Recent PR work includes writing press releases, company profiles and newsletters for various clients.
I have also worked with a media consultant on various projects for top international development agencies and assisted the writers of a Botswana Department of Education textbook with proofreading and sub-editing.
Interested in always learning new skills, I have recently completed my Google Analytics certification and a number of online short courses in Project Management, Time Management, Strategic Management, and Negotiation and Conflict Resolution.
2014 University of Cape Town and GetSmarter
Copywriting for Online Marketing
2010 Cape Peninsula University of Technology
2009 Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Journalism National Diploma (Cum Laude)
2006 City Varsity
Journalism Certificate (Distinction)
2004 Fairbairn College
National Senior Certificate