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Project Manager | Client Solutions
Lonely Planet Publications
San Francisco, Other
• Project Manager for Lonely Planet, one of the world’s leading travel brands. Transferred from global headquarters in Melbourne to join innovative digital media team in San Francisco. Responsible for developing and delivering multi-platform marketing solutions for leading brands. Experienced in devising clever solutions t...
Project Manager/Producer | Client Solutions
October 2012 — Present
As the world’s leading travel content provider, Lonely Planet seeks to inspire and enable travellers to connect with the world. Travel is one of the world’s most important activities. Practiced responsibly, it helps develop and sustain communities around the world and is a great source of personal enjoyment, enrichment and interest for both traveller and host alike. Travel celebrates difference, increases understanding and recognises similarities.
Client Solutions helps hundreds of the world’s leading brands to develop innovative content and marketing solutions that deliver results, drive customer loyalty and put their brand front and centre in the travel space.
Responsible for the production and delivery of custom B2B products ranging across digital, mobile, social and custom print. Work closely with the BBCW and internal and external teams, owning the project from creative idea generation through to project execution.
University of Melbourne
M.A. | Executive Master of Arts [Social Enterprise]
March 2011 — February 2013
The Executive Master of Arts (EMA) is designed to equip graduate with the ability to develop innovative solutions to organisational problems and create high-impact social change. The curriculum incorporates business fundamentals such as strategic planning and project management, in addition to modules in sustainability, policy analysis, social impact strategy, and development studies.
July 2009 — June 2012
April 2011 — April 2012
The Human Rights & Arts Film Festival (HRAFF) seeks to advance and encourage education, debate and awareness of human rights issues amongst the broader community through creative media.
April 2010 — January 2011
Wheelhouse Entertainment is an independent entertainment company founded by filmmaker Randall Wallace (Braveheart, Pearl Harbor, We Were Soldiers, Man in the Iron Mask, Secretariat) focused on bringing compelling stories to the screen and the page.
Reel Stories Film Festival
Co-Founder & Director
August 2009 — January 2011
REELSTORIES Film Festival is a documentary film festival created to unite the filmmaking and local communities through showcasing films that raise awareness, facilitate conversation, and celebrate the art of storytelling.
June 2009 — May 2010
A grassroots nonprofit organization and documentary film initiative, based upon the powerful belief in kindness and respect, that seeks to bring awareness and healing to the negative and lasting effects of bullying and abuse.
El Pomar Foundation
Community Stewardship Programs Intern
May 2008 — August 2008
El Pomar Foundation is one of the largest and oldest private foundations in the Rocky Mountain West. El Pomar contributes over $25 million annually through grants to support Colorado nonprofit organizations involved in arts and humanities, education, health, human services, and civic and community services.
B.A., International Studies: Management
University of Melbourne
M.A., Executive Master of Arts