Derrick White

Content Editor

  • LocationSurbiton, United Kingdom



  • Marketing PR
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Promotions
  • Blogs
  • Blogging
  • Creative
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Fiction
  • Proofreading
  • Web Content
  • Popular Culture
  • Word
  • Content and Media Writing
  • Copywriting

Work history


Content Editor

Logispin PTY

Nov 2015
  • Hired to fire up a content department for African betting brands whose online content operations are situated in the UK. Responsible for all online content needs as directed, as well as implementing ideas of my own from start to finish. This involved content creation in various guises, from developing promotional posters for land-based operations to blogging, writing reviews and editorials and basic CRM procedures. As the company expanded to new regions, so the need for content increased.


Senior Editor, Sportswriter and Online Content Strategist

Sep 2011 - Aug 2015
  • Primarily responsible for the day-to-day management of content for the Hollywoodbets Sports Blog. This involved writing as well as editing content, before posting of the content to the blog site and its subsequent promotion on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google +. Other roles included day-to-day community management on said platforms, paid social and blogger campaigns, lead generation and online brand advertising.



Bachelor of Social Science

University of Kwa-zulu Natal

Jan 2010 - Dec 2012
  • English and Media Communications