WISA Vanessa Northing

Vanessa Northing

Head of PR, Marketing and Communications


Fanatical about public relations, integrated marketing and achieving results, Vanessa brings 20 years of experience and expertise to the table. Having kicked off her career in the legal field and after heading up the Western Cape Division of an asset management company, Vanessa was voted as a ‘Cosmopolitan Mover’ to watch. With a career spanning many industries, she has a vast understanding of many sectors encompassing, but not limited to, the marketing, communication and publicity fields of hospitality, tourism, financial services, legal, construction, property and asset management.

Vanessa is able to ‘find the angle’ and create maximum exposure for campaigns and brands alike. Having established a sizable corporate and media network, she has built a reputation as a results-driven public relations strategy specialist. Strategic thinker. Expert writer. Intuitive strategist. Listener. Relationship-builder. Women’s advocate. Idea’s generator.