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Phillip de Wet

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Phillip de Wet

Journalist, columnist, writer, tweeter


Born in East London South Africa

Lacking the imagination to do anything else, Phillip has been in the media sector all his professional life, although he has at least managed to write about a vast range of subjects for a wide range of publications.


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195 Jan Smuts Avenue, Randburg, South Africa, 2193


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Current Position(s)

Associate editor | Mail and Guardian
Johannesburg, South Africa | March 2012 - present

Publishing, Printing and Print Media


Previous Position(s)

Writer, journalist, tweeter | Freelance
Johannesburg, South Africa | November 2011 - February 2012

Publishing, Printing and Print Media


Deputy Editor | The Daily Maverick
Johannesburg, South Africa | 2009 - 2011

Online Media, Internet and E-Commerce


Contributing Editor | Stuff magazine
2008 - 2009

Journalist and editor | Freelance
Johannesburg, South Africa | 2008 - 2009

Publishing, Printing and Print Media


Joint Editor | Empire magazine
2007 - 2008

Deputy Editor | Maverick Magazine
2005 - 2008

Technology and media writer | Freelance
Johannesburg, South Africa | 2005 - 2006

Publishing, Printing and Print Media


Business Journalist | ThisDay
Johannesburg, South Africa | 2003 - 2005

Publishing, Printing and Print Media


News editor, telecoms editor | ITWeb
Johannesburg, South Africa | 1999 - 2003

Online Media, Internet and E-Commerce

Achievements

Awards

National Arts Festival/BASA Arts Journalism Awards Gold | 2013

Special Gold for Investigative Journalism

Mainstream newspaper category winner, Telkom ICT Journalist of the Year | 2004

Online category winner, Telkom ICT Journalist of the Year | 2003

Shortlist and nomination

The Media magazine's Top 40 under 40’s in the media industry | 2011

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Media Update | 2013

BizCommunity | 2011

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