That Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Means by Ross Petras
Currently working on:
New product launch for global food brand
Concepts, copywriting and all the strategic stuff in between.
Hi! I’m here to help make people want your stuff. From brand building and creative strategy to catchy concepts and convincing copy – it’s everything you need to impress your audience. Why the name Quick Fox Copy? It was inspired by the well-known pangram “the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog”. It’s a nifty device that uses all the letters of the alphabet in one tidy, concise and memorable sentence. Precisely the three qualities I strive for most in my writing. But enough about me, let’s talk about you! Click up top to get in touch.
- 18 years’ industry experience
- Degree in Linguistics and English Literature (UCT)
- Quick, meticulous and creative
- Great speller and grammar enthusiast
- Learning Spanish (unrelated but interesting)
What can I do for you?
Clever headlines. Smart sentences. Pithy paragraphs. Engaging emails. Quick quips. Inspiring brochures. I’ll make words work for you.
Need a vision, mission and values for your brand? Want to find the right voice for your audience? Let’s put those brand insights into action.
What’s the big idea? Give your campaigns a conceptual boost that gets your brand message across loud and clear.
TV & Radio
From writing scripts to directing voice-overs, bring your brand to life on screen and on air.
Digital & Social
Website copy. Check. Blog posts. You got it. Emailers. Of course. Digital campaigns. Absolutely. If it’s online, it’s on offer.
Every brand needs a name. Put yours on the tip of everyone’s tongue with something original, memorable and engaging.
Get your brand noticed with exciting activations or psych up your staff with inspiring internal corporate communications.
Editing & Proofreading
Typos, spelling errors and grammatical mistakes are the worst. Keep your content professional and error-free with meticulous proofreading and editing.
Some nice things people have said
“Marcelle is an exceptionally talented individual who has a very rare combination of strategic insight, skilful writing and a dedicated work ethic. She contributes so much more than just her writing craft, from creative ideation to market insights.”Leigh PohlManaging Director, Lattitude
“Marcelle is a highly creative copywriter. She brings professionalism and enthusiasm to every project. With her fun, quirky personality, she takes on all kinds of briefs and completes them on budget, in time and with a very high standard of copywriting.”Jacques OberholzerFounder, Now Boarding Digital
“We have been working with Marcelle since 2014 and it has always been a pleasure. She understands briefs, does comprehensive research and delivers work that is well crafted. We work with a variety of industries and she is a great partner to have on board to deliver excellent work to our clients.”Celeste DuifContent Manager, Benchmark Digital
“Creativity and high-quality are a given when you work with Marcelle. Her standards are impeccably high and her industry know-how is unquestionable. I’ve commissioned her for a number of projects, for several high-priority clients, and she has never let me down. She comes HIGHLY recommended!”Joanne BrentJoanne Brent Communications
“Marcelle continues to support our team with an understanding of brand, high-quality copywriting and creativity.”Jacqui RichardsManaging Partner, Superunion