Meet Jessy, Marketing Director and self-confessed cheese addict. Jessy is not a big fan of the winter weather but she spends half of her winter weekends snowboarding at the Snowy Mountains. She enjoys shopping and works incredibly hard so she can treat herself to the finer things in life. Before starting her own business, Jessy’s spent over a decade in the healthcare and FMCG industries. Jessy is a budding entrepreneur and also the co-founder of a distribution business in Malaysia importing great Aussie products into the Asian market!
Meet Blake, Director of Advertising. Blake is a keen astronomer and wannabe spaceman. His lucky number is 13 and the number 3 appears to stalk him wherever he goes. Blake features as one of the faces of Contiki Australia and has travelled around Australia modelling for their website and brochures. His real name is Micola Von Furstenrecht, but to save the tongue twisters, you can call him Blake.
Meet Tempest, Social Media Director, gym addict and queen bee! Tempest enjoys being in control of life, she knows what she wants and where she’s going, but, if you ask her for directions, she won’t be able to help. Tempest used to run an aerial yoga studio in the hipster bubble of Bondi and is a bit of an Insta-influencer, a feature face for many brands. She was a born a leader, in the words of her mother; “Tempest always had to sit at the head of the table – no matter who was over for dinner. So to solve the problem we bought a square one.”
Meet Carla, Social Media Coordinator and proud mum to her 2 year old son. She’s totally obsessed with dogs (almost likes them more than humans) and when she’s not fussing over someone’s pooch, you’ll find her quaffing on coffee and cooking delicious home cooked meals. Her Italian background means she’s a huge fan of family time and good food. In Carla’s world – food is life! Previously in Real Estate, Carla entered the world of Social Media to explore her creative side.
Meet Simon, Director and Social Ad Expert. He has been a keen entrepreneur from a young age but more importantly, was crowned “The Biggest Party Animal” at his high school formal. His wild streak eventually lead to a dead arm for 4 months after getting incredibly ’white girl’ wasted and falling asleep on it whilst on holiday in Vietnam. Besides being king badass, Simon is a great impersonator so, if you’re looking for an Arnold Schwarzenegger or Bert and Ernie voice over, he’s your man.
Meet Antonia, Marketing Assistant and professional table tennis player. Give her a bat and ball, and she’ll give Forest Gump a run for his money. Believe it or not, Antonia somehow managed to break a leg by stepping on a balloon as a child and currently owns a cat that masquerades as a dog?! When she’s not kicking ass at ping pong, Antonia likes to create travel & singing videos on YouTube and also aspires to become an Event Manager one day.
Meet Joe, our resident Photographer. Not only can he take the perfect shot, he is also a Coffee AND Whiskey Connoisseur! Joe considers himself a bit of a spontaneous globe trotter, booking solo trips around the world on a whim. As a big fan of Scandi design and lifestyle, he plans to visit Scandinavia next year to soak up the culture and fully immerse himself in to Scandinavian style. He loves motorsport, his favourite being Formula 1 and is a huge fan of Daniel Riccardo and Lewis Hamilton.
Meet Becky, Creative Writer. Becky quit her job in software sales 18 months ago and has been living life on the road ever since, pursuing her passion of writing. She’s driven her campervan around Australia and writes all about this journey on her blog page Driven To Happiness. In her younger years, Becky was a wannabe popstar and became part of a girl band called the Dolli Divaz which failed miserably. She then went on to compete in a fitness competition, winning runner up. Weirdly, she’s the only redhead in her family.
Meet choccie mocha addict Chau, he landed his first job with The Embassy as Content Creator straight after his graduation. He started learning about visual content in high school when his uncle, who is an architect, signed him on to an advanced photoshop course. Chau is a man of many talents and plays the part of videographer, photographer and designer… depending on projects. Being the brains behind great content creation, Chau upgrades his camera every six months so he is always up to date with the latest technology.