Based in Sydney, Australia, Natalie has spent 20+ years working and networking in the tourism industry. That’s a lot of campaigns, famils and events under her belt.
Natalie holds a wealth of knowledge and expertise running fast-paced press offices and generating highly successful PR strategies.
Having worked in Australia and United Kingdom, across both in-house and agency roles, Natalie has honed her skills across the destination marketing sector. From consumer and trade media, through to stakeholder and product management.
The various roles Natalie has undertaken throughout the course of her career has seen her represent a broad range of destinations and tourism related companies including: Air Vanuatu; Australia’s Gold Coast; Greece; Hong Kong; Kenya; Las Vegas; New Caledonia; Tahiti; TAP Portugal; Thomas Cook; Texas; Papua New Guinea; Portugal; Qatar and Vanuatu.
Most recently Natalie was the PR and Media Manager for the Hong Kong Tourism Board.. In this role, Natalie directed a wide range of public relations activities, drawing on her exceptional media relationships and an ever-growing contact book of celebrities, advocates and influencers. Whilst also ensuring the PR elements sync with the overall destination marketing strategy.
Natalie represents Canuckiwi in the Australian marketplace currently working with clients: Travel Nevada and Washington DC; providing media relations and event management, and lending in-market expertise and travel trade support as needed.
A passionate traveller and explorer, Natalie is most at home in a hotel or on a plane, although with two recent additions to her family she is now fast becoming an expert in family travel.
Last word from Nat:
“If I was down to my last dollar I would spend it on PR” Bill Gates