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20 Questions with Nicole Williamson

Get a sneak peek into the life of Daily Maverick’s Events and Webinars Manager as she answers 20 questions for Maverick Insiders

Otis. He is a (very small) zebra. 

The Greatest Showman soundtrack and spending time with people I care about.

Surely I’m grown up already 😉 and I’m pretty happy where I am!

How you look is the least interesting thing about you. 

Falling onto the edge of a wrought iron table while passing a paintbrush to the people on the balcony above me. It resulted in the biggest hematoma and it looked like I was pregnant in my leg. 

The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. 

I would love to speak Greek fluently and have recently started a course on Duolingo — it’s surprisingly addictive 

Audition for musicals until I got a lead role and then perform on stage as much as possible…even if it wasn’t the lead role. While waiting for my ticket to stardom I will spend my days singing karaoke.

There’s a reason why I don’t say it out loud. 

That striking a balance is harder than expected and actually, I don’t think it really exists.

Let people know they love them. 

Spend time on their phones. 

 Make media literacy compulsory to prevent mis- and disinformation.

Podcast: The Diary of a CEO with Steven Bartlett; Series: The Summer I Turned Pretty (season 2); Movie: TÁR

ABacon and ice cream…together…it is delicious.

The “My Therapist Says” Instagram feed. It’s classic. 


Nicole Williamson

Events and Webinars Manager