A brief description of your career history?
I started my career with a reputable sales company within telecommunications as a Sales Manager. I was responsible for managing a team excess of 20 agents across multiple sales and customer service campaigns. After a number of successful years I searched for a new challenge, this is where I decided to become a specialist recruiter focusing in the IT space. After enjoying a successful period recruiting both contract and permanent positions in Adelaide I was given the opportunity to join Xpand Group in Melbourne.
What gets you out of bed on a Monday morning?
I believe each day is a new chapter and with new chapters comes new challenges, I strive for success and believe overcoming new challenges motivates me to continuously learn and improve both professionally and personally.
You call yourself a specialist. Why?
I call myself a specialist as I pride myself to always be ready to go beyond expectations to ensure both the employee and employer are carefully matched both technically and culturally enabling a successful partnership. In particular, I consider my ability to connect with candidates and clients on a professional and personal level to build the required rapport a key to my success.
What do you see as the next big game changer within the Digital Media and Technology industry?
I believe Virtual reality and augmented reality will revolutionize the world within 5 years, As VR and AR technologies improve and more content becomes available for users, human experience of technology will change forever.
What is your greatest achievement? (This could be either work or personal)
Moved interstate 3 times and built long-lasting friendships across Australia.
What is the best thing about your role?
Providing a vital link between clients and candidates, while also working with passionate and talented people each and every day.
Who sits next to you in the office?
When you were a child, what did you want to be?
As a child I had many aspirations, most notable was to become a formula1 driver.
What is your favourite quote?
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
If you could invite 5 people to dinner who would they be?
Richard Branson, Bruce Lee, Barack Obama, Dean Martin and Anne Frank