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Adrian Rorvik | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 30, 2017

Adrian Rorvik

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   South Africa
  |   Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  |  3:32 pm Local Time

Overview

I'm not going to write PR drivel about how marvellous I am. I will, however, write that for you at the drop of a hat if that is what is required.

I travel frequently, mostly in Southern Africa. As well as writing travel reviews/ features which appear weekly in a popular South African Sunday newspaper, I negotiate and compile giveaways and special offers. I reckon I'm a pretty useful schmoozer!
I freelance for other publications and work on an ad-hoc basis as a publicist- conducting interviews, writing and proof-reading articles and press...

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Service Description

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I am the co-ordinator of The Sunday Tribune SM (Sunday Magazine) Travel & Leisure. This entails negotiating and compiling weekly giveaways and specials for Sunday Tribune subscribers and readers, as well as writing travel reviews linked to reader prizes.
I am solely responsible for the content, running the competitions, (negotiating prizes, accessing databases and drawing winners.) and liaising with the marketing, advertising and editorial sections of Independent Newspapers.
I freelance for other titles/publications and work on an ad-hoc basis for Publicity Matters as a publicist for events, festivals, theatre and art- conducting interviews; writing and proof-reading articles and press releases and project-managing various functions and events
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VIDEO PRODUCTION: 2009-2011
At RAW Media.Tv I was a proposal and copywriter, as well as voice-over artist for weekly/ monthly scheduled (and several ad-hoc) television programmes on DSTV (Saffron and SuperSport channels), as well as corporate productions.

MACE: 2009-2010
I was contracted for a year as National Co-ordinator for MACE- Marketing, Advancement and Communication in (Higher) Education. This entailed co-ordinating/liaising with the relevant practitioners at Universities and FET Colleges within Southern Africa
I organised and presented at workshops, assisted in arranging the Annual MACE Conference, compiled and distributed the monthly electronic newsletter, administrated the MACE website (www.mace.org.za), and...

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Employment

Times Media
Freelance
2013 - 2013
Quarterly 8 page supplement focusing on environmental sustainability (Unilever's "The Green Lever"). Sourcing likely individuals/ concerns according to the brief, interviewing, writing several...
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feature articles
live feed
live blog
food
environment
writing
proofreading
copywriting
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