Andrea co-founded Access – now Access-DGC – in 2008 and has grown the business with her dedicated and dynamic team to now include some of the country’s leading brands and high-profile organisations as clients. She has more than 25 years’ experience in public relations, copywriting and journalism across both consumer and corporate areas, and is passionate about the agency’s singular purpose of helping clients succeed. In 2017, she formed a joint venture with New York agency DiGennaro Communications (DGC) where she is now based.
Nichola is one of Australia’s most respected PR executives with a 20-year background in journalism, copywriting and as founder and owner of her own successful PR agency Propeller PR, which she sold in 2016. Nichola brings a level of creativity and big picture, strategic thinking to the agency and her work has won numerous awards here and internationally, including the only Black Pencil for PR at D&AD in 2017.
Rachael is a highly experienced and well-connected publicist and communications specialist. She has worked on a wide range of consumer, not-for-profit and business clients at the agency since first joining in 2012, including strategic PR campaign planning and implementation, media and blogger outreach, and event management.
Simon is a highly respected former senior journalist and editor with BRW and The Australian Financial Review. He has extensive experience as a senior strategic communications and marketing consultant with major corporations, in particular, Sydney Airport where he is based. His specialties include stakeholder management, reputation management and corporate communications strategy.