The year 2005 till now has seen successes from practicing journalism with excellent media professionals and institutions in Ghana and the USA as well as more hands on knowledge that has been obtained working in a retail management role with knowledge in customer service and clerical functions. Working as an assistant Manager at Capital Sports Agency in Ghana added telemarketing functions involving dissemination of information to media outlets and managing social media visibility through proofreading and writing skills that positively engaged people and created avenues to effect client satisfaction and meet set targets for defined audiences.
Completed a Creative writing and Journalism studies with the London School of Journalism and an internship as a broadcaster with the Voice Of America English radio broadcast to Africa
in Washington DC in 2007. The quest to improve personally and professionally based on the welter of experiences provided by employers and clients is continually channeled into enhancing talents as a blogger/writer
, publicist and freelance journalist.
A passion to enhance the quality of life for people is nurtured in the pursuit of a personal hobby of volunteering as the Public Relations Officer for Wikimedia Ghana Usergroup
which brings satisfaction from watching startup organizations find their feet. Also an editor of the acclaimed online global encyclopedia; Wikipedia. Have served on the board of WPAATV
; a community access TV station in Wallingford, Connecticut USA, and also a member of AIPS
-- the global association for sports journalists.
For more information contact,Oral Ofori