Melanie Fourie is a prolific print and digital writer, journalist and editor with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication science (media studies). She has worked extensively within corporate communications as a copywriter and editor as well as a media liaison officer for the public relations department of a prestigious university. She has also worked as a print and digital newspaper reporter, a photojournalist, magazine features writer and has reported for online parliamentary and government publications. She is proficient in ghost-writing and has worked as an independent contractor creating and editing website content for US and European clients, Fortune 500 companies, and media agencies. Her work has been published in a myriad of magazines, including the glossy "O" or Oprah magazine. She writes on a plethora of topics ranging from relationships, to pets, automobiles, home improvement, gardening, health and alternative medicine,weight loss, green living, social events,entertainment, parenting, business, sports,education,celebrity news, beauty, fashion, science, travel, and trending local and international news. She is filled with wanderlust and has a penchant for exploring other cultures. Keen on fulfilling her journalism credo of "being a voice for the voiceless", she has championed for the rights of disabled children in local communities where she helped raise funds by creating awareness. She was also awarded for her passionate reporting on these children.
Blog Post, Article, Buyers Guide, Ad/Promotional Copy, Candid Photography, Commercial, Corporate Photo, Direct Mail, General Photo, Guide, Interview, Landing Page, Live Event, News Photography, Page Layout, Presentation, Press Release, Product Description, Product Photography, Recipe, Social Copy, Website Copy
University Degree in Media , Bachelor of Arts - Communication Science - UNISA