Ezinne Edet – FESP Mentor

Name

Ezinne Edet

 

Country

Zimbabwe

 

Profile

Ezinne Edet is a creative writer and editor who works with writers to find their voice, identify their message, and earn from their writing skills. She is the Creative Director of The Write Start, a brand that helps writers achieve their income goals by providing book writing consultations, ghostwriting, content writing, freelance writing, editing, proofreading, training, courses, and other writing services.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in Accountancy and is also a graduate of UK Writers College. She holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Education and has a certificate in Early Childhood Development from the National Early Childhood Development and Education Association of Zimbabwe. In addition, she is an alumnus of the Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI), West Africa RLC and served as the PRO North West Region, YALI Alumni Nigeria Chapter in 2018.

In 2016, Ezinne participated in the Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) Programme, organised by the Bank of Industry (BOI) in conjunction with African Management Initiative (AMI) which motivated her to nurture her childhood passion and start her writing career in 2017. Since then, she has trained over 1000 writers and intending writers on book writing, creative writing, and brand storytelling. In addition, she has authored three books, including her latest book Fishing for Words which proffers solutions to the common problems that writers face. This book was endorsed by The African Writers a writing body that uses innovative and fun ways to impact writers and champion the growth of the literary space.

She has been featured in Daily News Zimbabwe, Jidekaiji Global Magazine, Classic 263 FM, Capitalk FM, Heart & Soul FM, and Rave TV, and has been invited to speak on various platforms. In addition, she has been awarded and recognised for her inspirational and selfless effort as a creative writer, author, and content creator.

When Ezinne is not writing or editing clients’ manuscripts, she is either working as a part-time Creative Writing teacher or hanging out with her family. Ezinne is married to Andem Daniel Edet, and they are blessed with three beautiful daughters. She currently resides in Harare, Zimbabwe with her family.

 

Sector Experience

  • Education & Training
  • Media & Communication

 

Competencies

  • Business Leadership
  • Brand Storytelling and Digital Marketing

 

Social Media Links

Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/in/ezinnedet

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/ezinnedet