Profile

Ilse is a freelance journalist and editor with a passion for people & their stories (check out Passing Stories). She is also the editor of Go & Travel, a platform connecting all the stakeholders in the travel & tourism industry. You can check out her work here and here. Contact Ilse through her website here.
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Current employment

Freelance writer and editor
Mergon Foundation
Present

Experience

Group Editor: Motoring | ICT | Logistics
Bizcommunity.com
1 Feb 2017 - 1 Jul 2018
Copywriter & Content Strategist
Grapevine Interactive
1 Oct 2015 - 1 Apr 2016
Editor: Marketing & Media Africa
Bizcommunity.com
1 Jun 2013 - 1 Jan 2015
Deputy Editor: Marketing & Media South Africa
Bizcommunity.com
1 Jun 2012 - 1 Jun 2013

Skills

Travel Writing & Tourism, Wine Writing, Writing, Editing, Proofreading & Copy-Editing, Translation, Profile Writing, Journalism, Interviewing skills, Motoring Journalist

Qualification

BA Communication & Media
Year completed:2009
Education level:Degree
Institution:North-West University (NWU PUKKE)
Location:Potchefstroom, South Africa
 
Between cows and cornfields in the Nissan Qashqai Midnight Edition
Legendary Land Rover Defender lives on
For the sake of Bree Street Culture - Matt Manning opens new wine bar
#UnsungHeroes: Dipuo Ngxata of Mosaic SA
#UnsungHeroes: Luke Müller of HopeTown
#UnsungHeroes: Karin Schermbrucker of Slingshot Media
#UnsungHeroes: Mhinti Pato of Sakhisizwe YDP
#UnsungHeroes: Mervyn Serebro of Reach for a Dream Foundation
#UnsungHeroes: Gloria Nkosi of Hope Worldwide SA
#UnsungHeroes: Cornel Viljoen of A21
#UnsungHeroes: Asanda Jonga of Grace Vision
#UnsungHeroes: Migail and Morgan de Klerk of Rural Reach
2020 model
5 reasons why the Jimny is a great 4x4 for a female
Going to great lengths to tell the truth of the vine
If Constantia could be captured in a bottle, this is how it would taste
What to expect at Leopard's Leap's South African Table
Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn arrested over financial misconduct
5 reasons why the Alfa Romeo Stelvio is a great SUV
Fancourt is not only fancy, but sustainable too
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