Peter Mann is a journalist who turned PR person 28 years ago.
After graduating in 1971 he worked on the Rand Daily Mail, the Natal Mercury, the Sunday Tribune and The Star. He covered Parliament, was Political Editor of Argus Newspapers, London; and News Editor, Senior Assistant Editor and Night Editor of The Star. He taught journalism for two years.
In 1989 he formed Sussens Mann, now Meropa Communications — taking it to a consultancy with 100 staff in four cities.
In 2016 he won a PRISA Lifetime Achievement Award.
He is a member of the Panel of Adjudicators of the SA Press Council.