Testimonials for Rosanne Barrett

“Everything you’re looking for in freelance support! Professional, proficient and trustworthy. Rosanne took our brief and managed the work effectively, without any need for unnecessary clarifications or guidance which was exactly what we needed. She delivered multiple case studies that were ready to publish including organising and conducting cold call interviews with multiple stakeholders. Very happy to recommend and looking forward to the next project with Rosanne.”

David Robertson

Public Affairs Manager, Earlytrade

“We worked with Rosanne on our Winter Campaign content strategy.Working with Rosanne is always a pleasure. Her reverse briefing and quoting processes is thorough, and she always goes the extra mile to get the right insights and information to formulate the content.We look forward to next project where we have the pleasure of working with Rosanne. I can highly recommend Rosanne for her professionalism, expertise, deep understanding of the audience and business need, and ability to deliver on deadline and in budget. She is a superstar.”
Kathy Packenas

General Manager - Marketing, Communications & Engagement , Asthma Australia

Rosanne is a very talented and skilled writer, using her journalistic background to research and develop a comprehensive understanding of our business. She is lovely and very collaborative, I will continue to engage with Rosanne for all written and printed content.”

Remy Drewett

Director of Marketing and Advancement, St John's College

“Rosanne was very organised, prepared and professional in her dealings with the CII. She has a very good understanding of the Australian media landscape and maintains strong contacts within it. It was a great collaboration that made the delegation a great showcase of the growing trade links between India and Australia.”
Abhay Mehta

Australian representative, Confederation of Indian Industry

“Rosanne was incredibly professional, and wrote engaging copy exactly to brief. She was in regular communication, checking with me to ensure she would be producing the work we needed. I’ll be using her again.”
Kate Calacouras

Commercial Editor, News Corp

“Working with Rosanne is such a pleasure. As a freelance writer, she is proactive, understands the editorial processes, and aware of her clients’ needs. She just “gets it”. As the client, she makes my job easier. Her copy is clean, delivered on time and to the brief. She is easy to communicate with, responds immediately to requests, and is prepared to go above and beyond. From regional industry, to the state of our nation’s ports, or boarding schools, no job – or topic – is ever too challenging. Cannot recommend her enough!”
Anne-Maree Gale

Special reports producer, The Australian

“Rosanne is one of our first-choice external contributors for The Australian’s commercial content work. This division of The Australian offers commercial clients professionally written journalism featured in expert industry special reports, which must match the exacting standards of the newspaper’s editorial content. Rosanne is well organised, thorough and a pleasure to deal with. Her work is consistently of the highest quality and she always meets or beats her deadlines. Rosanne brings long and broad journalistic experience and a positive outlook to her work, and adds value with the perspective of a seasoned reporter. I was fortunate to work with her when she was on the editorial staff of the newspaper, and she shows the same commitment and elegance in her freelance writing. It is hard to overstate my appreciation for all the work she has done for us.”
Steve Waterson

Commercial Editor, The Australian

“I can’t recommend Rosanne more highly. She is kind, thoughtful and listens more than she talks. That means she is excellent in grasping complex issues, understanding a brief and telling a well-crafted story. She is also a wonderful human being.”
Madonna King

Author and journalist

“Rosanne is an extremely talentedreliable and creative communications professional. She combines accurate and powerful writing with a helpful and engaging personality. She is trusted and respected by colleagues and contacts, and never fails to meet deadlines, and deliver to high standards. Rosanne has a very broad professional and media network, and is highly regarded in the media and communications industries.”
Shane Rodgers

Queensland Head , Australian Industry Group

“Rosanne is an outstanding journalist, with superior reporting and editing skills honed over her many years at the coalface of daily newspaper publishing.”
Felicity Moore

Former executive, Real Estate Institute of Queensland

“Her strong work ethic, organisational and project management skills … and an ability to quickly get across new and often unrelated topics make her an invaluable member of any team.”

Turi Condon

Former Property Editor, The Australian

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