Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Jackie May

Jackie May

Jackie May has worked in big and medium-sized mainstream media organisations in London and South Africa for more than 25 years. In 2019, she founded Twyg, an agency that creates content, campaigns and events to creatively inspire a transition to sustainable living. She launched the Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards in July 2019.

Prior to launching Twyg, Jackie edited the South African edition of the international women’s fashion magazine, Marie Claire and was the Cape editor of the national newspaper, The Times. She has written a memoir, frontpage newspaper stories, countless stories, features and columns. She is on the South African team for Fashion Revolution.

Jackie has an MA in Philosophy from the University of London and is currently studying at the Sustainability Institute in Stellenbosch. She lives with her family in Cape Town.