Expert writers, editors, communications professionals


Ian Steele

Is your organization under-appreciated, misunderstood? I can help you build engaging and persuasive content for print, web, electronic publications and media outreach.


Local Availability:
I am able to work remotely or on-site anywhere in Australia or internationally.

Media Experience
Print, Web, Photo, Radio, Television


Biographical Note
My professional experience includes significant periods as: a senior political reporter in Australia; a writer/consultant to UN specialized agencies and not-for-profits; a ghost writer for senior UN and NGO officials; a foreign correspondent in Latin America, Asia and the Pacific, the Arab Gulf and Africa for major media; a senior information officer responsible for external and internal print and web publications, media relations and reputation management for UN bodies in New York, the Horn of Africa and Congo. 

Hands-on capacity includes the research and drafting of: media strategies and news-making proposals, Op-Eds, Letters to Editors, magazine and news reporting, press releases, annual reports, issues papers, talking points, speeches, web copy and site development.

Having served on both sides of the media fence I can help organizations build their information content, public voice and outreach with the news value, focus and integrity needed to gain media attention and greater public visibility. 


Contact Details
Ian Steele. . Tel: (International) +61 466879740 (Local) 0466879740