Annelien van Basten
is a qualified linguist and writer and has more than 10 years’ experience in the media industry. Throughout her career she has worked on various publications such as Beeld, Finesse, Maksiman, Top Huis, Longevity, Avokado
, etc. She also has years of online media experience and have written numerous features for platforms such as Homemakers-online
, Life, Love & Weddings
and many more. Annelien tutors the Tydskrifjoernalistiek Course and is currently managing her own freelance language services company.
Previous positions include Deputy, Health and Motor Editor: BELLA
magazine, Production Editor: Finesse
magazine, Production Manager: Carpe Diem Media Book Division, Features Editor: Troukoors
; as well as Copy Editor: Top Huis
Topics of interest: Entertainment, animals, health, relationships, cars, love, weddings and décor.