Janine Jellars

For over ten years, I've helped leading global and local brands create compelling content. Let's collaborate!

Work and Words

Work and Words

Cultural Appropriation is a new type of colonialism - this piece was featured on the cover of Afropolitan and I discussed the theory of appropriation on Kaya FM with Kojo Baffoe. 

Natural Hair Is Big Business, I wrote a piece on the economics of the South African Natural Hair movement in Huff Post SA.

Lemonade and Legacies, a column about Beyonce's album, appeared on Marie Claire South Africa.

I wrote a column about Romance For Feminists for Marie Claire South Africa.

Beyonce owned the Superbowl. And I wrote about how she did it for social and digital agency, Cerebra.

An interview about meeting Rihanna on TRUE LOVE Magazine and meeting Michelle Obama on Seventeen USA.

Profiles & Interviews: 

My alma mater, Stellenbosch University, interviewed me for its Matie Voices section in 2018.

I spoke at The Consumer Council's Insights Breakfast - in association with Sanlam - about entrepreneurship. You can watch the YouTube video HERE.

The incredible Mapalo Makhu of Woman & Finance talks to me about money, my Beyoncé Fund and entrepreneurship. Listen to the podcast here.

I also spoke to The Disruptors about what's influenced my relationship with money. Read the piece here.

More entrepreneurship talk with the team at Africa.com. Here, I lend my voice about the challenges of women entrepreneurs on the continent.

I was featured on the cover of the Sunday Independent's LIFE supplement for The Natural Newbie Guide in 2017. You can read the article HERE.

Bizcommunity talks to me about my natural hair journey. So does Cosmopolitan South Africa. And the cool people at The Daily Vox.

Quartz Africa interviews me about the rise and rise of the South African natural hair movement.

I appeared on the Mail & Guardian 200 Young South Africans list in 2012

The Media Online featured me as a Woman to watch in digital media. You can read it HERE.

Media Update followed me for a day

I spoke about my approach to style on Destiny Connect.

Women24 once called me a 'Twitter Queen', Memeburn proclaimed me One of The Most Prominent Journalists on Social Media and Youth Village named me an Inspirational Young Person.

Natural Hair

Natural Hair

Frank Podcast

Frank Podcast