About Dawn Creative Media

Dawn Creative Media is a UK freelance writing and editing service which works with businesses large and small, magazines, agencies and government bodies to produce digital and print media content. Established in 2014, DCM has a client base in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Australia.

Founder Dawn Gibson is a highly experienced writer and editor, equally at ease generating ideas for clever blogs and social media posts, writing in-depth research-based articles, conducting interviews, covering corporate events, or managing production of a publication. Her specialties include lifestyle journalism (travel, fashion, hotels, restaurants, beauty), business, HR, recruitment and workplace trends, health and wellness, the arts and culture.

Dawn began her career as a newspaper reporter in Australia. She has worked as a senior journalist for a leading daily newspaper in Australia and as the editor of a prominent lifestyle magazine in Qatar before settling in the UK.

Recommendations

Dawn has worked with me for over five years as a feature writer and proofing editor, contributing to in-flight magazines for Garuda Indonesia and Qatar Airways.

Dawn is highly proficient at working to tight deadlines and across time zones; she is a meticulous and well-rounded editor with considerable general knowledge. She produces content on a diverse range of topics, from travel and lifestyle to the arts, fashion, culture, health and wellbeing, as well as writing engaging interview features.

Her extensive experience and friendly, professional outlook make her a great resource for any agency or editorial team. 

Lindy Polmeer, Account Director, Agency Fish Ltd (award winning international magazine publisher)

Dawn is a pleasure to work with and a consummate professional. She worked alongside our publications, Qatar Happening and Abode, for 4 years as a regular freelance journalist, covering a range of topics from Arts & Culture, to Community, Travel, and Fashion.

Inquisitive, engaging, and easily adaptable to the voice and style of any publication she writes for, Dawn's years of expertise have served her well as one of our most trusted, go-to reporters for any assignment. Dawn is an incredibly valued colleague.

Ashlee Starratt, Chief Editor, I Love Qatar (digital news and events guide)

Dawn writes clean, accurate and thoughtful copy. She resists the lure of cliché. As well as her ability to write hard news stories, she can turn out inventive and original features and entertaining colour stories.

Mark Mallabone, Deputy Editor, The West Australian newspaper

Dawn is the whole package! Efficient, dedicated, and extremely hardworking - all done with a warm smile!

We had the pleasure of working together on Qatar Foundation Publications. Dawn's work ethic is impeccable - always submitted before deadline, always willing to lend a helping hand, always contributing ideas, and most importantly, a great member to have on the team!

I loved working with Dawn, and wish her all the very best in all future endeavours!

Dilraz Kunnummal, Editor, Qatar Foundation Telegraph at GEM Advertising and Publications WLL

Dawn Gibson

Founder, Dawn Creative Media