Name: Allan Samuel Jackson.
9 July 1959, Parklands Nursing Home, Durban, South Africa.
Penzance Road Primary School, Glenwood High School, Kearsney
College and the University of Natal - all in Durban except
obtained: Matric, B. Soc.Sci., which translates to bugger
all really, and Colonel Saunders' chicken cooking certificate.
so far: Various aspects of media, including reportage
and public relations, and computers. Wrote a popular weekly
computing column for the Sunday Tribune for many years.
Has also been an order clerk in a paint factory, a trainee
manager in a supermarket and sold plastic penguins [unsuccessfully]
Occupation: Is one half of image management consultancy
Communications and also does a fair amount in Internet
consulting and computer support and training.
and Interests: Photography (digital in particular),
reading, and films.
To be author and man of leisure. Acknowledges the difficulties
in the way achieving both goals but there has to be first
time for everything...