Liesl de Bruin

Head of Digital and Social Media
Meropa Communications

Liesl built her career in social media by juggling a sales executive role by day and attending events for content generating by night.

With an instinct for understanding the pulse of Joburg, Liesl used this to blog on MyCityByNight and write articles for on-line magazines while rapidly developing a following on Twitter that had her rated as a valuable influencer in the social media sphere.

With social media credentials built though determination and hard work over a 2 year period, Liesl joined Primedia as the Social Media Brandcaster in 2012. The portfolio of brands included Highveld Stereo, Talk Radio 702, 702 Walk the Talk, Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge and 94.7 Joburg Day.

She joined Meropa Communications in 2013, where she continues to drive her love for content and trend by skilfully managing client service.

Current responsibilities include Social Media Facilitating, Online Reputation Management, Customer Relationship Management, Content curation and creation, Strategy, Implementation, Media platforms integration and Business development.

Session: Success through technology
Friday, 04 September