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We are a network of journalists, opinionists, writers, creatives, designers, wordsmiths, newsmakers and PR professionals.

The Press Office is the brainchild of Angie Richardson who is a PR professional. It is her passion for news and headlines and how they are created that started her journey in public relations.  Angie’s career spans 18 years and she has worked for a selection of international blue chip companies as well as local business and non-profit organisations.

Angie works in partnership with a selection of freelance journalists, graphic designers, writers, communication specialists, political and regulatory experts.  Angie has built and nurtured these trusted relationships over many years, many of whom have been mentors in Angie’s personal career growth.

 

Who we are.

The Press Office is the brainchild of Angie Richardson who is a PR professional.

It is her passion for news and headlines and how they are created that started her journey in public relations.  Angie’s career spans 20 years and she has worked for a selection of international blue chip companies as well as local business and civil society organisations.

Lebogang Mgiba is The Press Offices’ Digital Director. 

He is a journalism graduate from the University of Johannesburg and he has worked in the magazine industry for two years before venturing into the digital space. He's worked for a creative agency for two years doing strategy, social media content, copywriting and everything digital. He has worked on a number of brands and organisations like Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital Trust, Nelson Mandela Children's Fund, Hollard Insurance, Amka just to mention a few and he's currently working as a digital strategist for Soul City Institute for Social Justice while he does freelance work on his spare time.