Our Team

Executive Leadership

Our management team has extensive experience in strategy, planning, design, software development, marketing, operations and advertising.

Peter Rix

Educated at Sydney University, the originator of the ARIA Music Awards, the 42 year manager of Marcia Hines, and the head of a multi-channel marketing agency who’s flawless delivery of events and compelling consumer campaigns has inspired Australian audiences to think, act and “experience” brands, awards, ambitions and dreams!

Caleb Bush

Caleb is both an award-winning Creative Producer and a strategic and intuitive business leader who manages a dynamic team of 65 staff and 30 clients across Australia.
He has over 12 years’ experience in creating and delivering experiences for the world’s most iconic brands including; Emirates, Mercedes, Visa and the Australian Government. Key to Caleb’s success is his ability to listen and understand clients’ needs, translating them into highly effective experience-led campaigns.
Under his management, GPJ continues to evolve and expand its client base and offering. He is a true believer that the creative process is at the core of any message.

Charles Turner

Graduating with a degree in Technical Production form the prestigious National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in 2004, Charles has over 10 years of experience in Australia’s Live Event, Theatrical & Creative Agency industries.Charles brings his rich understanding of Theatrical Production, as well as Brand Account Management to GPJ is his role as Producer on the Toyota and APRA accounts for George P Johnson.

Dean Moore

Dean has over 13 years experience in accounting, finance and corporate services across various entertainment and media industries including MTV UK and Sky Sports. Dean’s experience includes providing financial and business partnering solutions and contribution to growth, delivering business and process improvements. Managing day-to-day finance operations, staff and talent development, and building stakeholder relationships.

Sara Hill

Sara, a detail-oriented 16-year veteran of the events industry has received overwhelming praise from her clients both locally and internationally across the APAC region for her ability to create meaningful experiences on brief, on budget and on time. Always exceeding Clients expectations and delivering high standards of customer service. During her career Sara has worked with event/integrated agencies, specialising in servicing B2B corporates in meeting their event and business objectives for an array of diverse industries: Information Technology, Automotive, Social Media, and Telecommunications. Sara’s strength’s encompasses strong strategic leadership and client relationship management.

Will Halliday

Will has a distinguished international career with leading management consulting groups such as Accenture & PWC, along with marketing agencies including Host, Wunderman and Imagination. He is a highly respected marketer who has developed innovative solutions for clients around the world. Will excels in the nexus between strategy, creativity and technology. With an MBA from leading French university ESCP-EAP & a MCom from UNSW, Will has the intellectual horsepower to solve your toughest business and creative problems.

Kate Jenkins

Kate has over 17 years’ experience in the communications industries. Working in public relations, before focussing her expertise on events where she has produced a variety of events for a cross section of audiences, from C-level though to large scale conferences and exhibitions for corporate and government clients. As GPJ’s Head of Production, Kate brings her expertise and strong project, client and team management from a robust career in the music, government and corporate communications industries to lead the production team to deliver flawless experiences for all of GPJ’s global brand clients.

James David

With over 12 years cross-industry experience in Australian and UK markets, James has extensive experience in developing online and offline marketing campaigns for brands such as Honda, United Airlines and Virgin Wines. James' expertise lives in the world of interactive design and UX and he draws on these to create engaging brand experiences.

Felippe Diaz

Felippe believes that strong relationships are at the core of producing great work. For over 15 years, he has worked with global brands to help them plan and implement successful marketing and communications campaigns. His passion for Information Technology and Telecommunications has seen Felippe add value and growth for SingTel Optus, IBM, Salesforce and Oracle to name a few.

Justine Carr

Justine has over 16 years experience in developing event strategies, designing and delivering corporate events end to end, brand communication, audience engagement, running sponsorship and marketing campaigns and client relationship management. Justine has delivered a diverse range of high quality events for blue chip clients in the B2B and B2C sectors, including conferences, product launches, exhibitions, drive programs, major award shows, press launches, road-shows, concerts and festivals.

Tyronne O’Callaghan

Tyronne is a strategic marketer with a strong focus on client services. He has a background in below-the-line marketing and data analytics, along with diverse industry experience including IT, Automotive, Financial Services and Government. Over the last 12-years, Tyronne has led key account teams across Asia Pacific for clients such as IBM, Volkswagen, Goldman Sachs and Bloomberg. Proving his passion for thinking outside the box he challenges traditional thoughts and models and is constantly on a quest to develop insight and solutions that take things to the next level for his clients.

Natalie Pronin

With over 12 years’ experience, Natalie has produced award winning content for numerous clients, for both local and international events. Her keen creative eye, attention to detail and enthusiasm for her clients is what sets her apart in bringing big ideas to life. Natalie has a Post Graduate Diploma, Producing, Australian Film Television & Radio School (AFTRS) and an Advanced Diploma, Film & Television Production – KvB College (Bond University Queensland).

Jayne Cook

Jayne is the driving force behind the Melbourne office and is responsible for all day-to-day operations.

Jayne has over 11 years’ worth of invaluable live event management and production experience producing events such as the Ellen DeGeneres Australian Tour, Australian Fashion Week and some of Melbourne’s most iconic major events which include Melbourne Cup Carnival and Australian Grand Prix to name a few.

Jayne is passionate about creating meaningful experience whilst ensuring high standards are met at all times.

Myles Thompson

Myles studied at Central St Martins, London, majoring in Theatre Set Design Starting with a hands-on skill base soon transitioned into 3D computer graphics and his first major role was working on the UK classic, Captain Scarlet with Gerry Anderson building 3D computer assets. Myles was involved in the design and creation piece for many high profile events including the BAFTA awards and the Radio Times awards in London. In 2011 Myles moved to Sydney bringing a wealth of international design experience. Myles pursued his passion of all things digital and he now enjoys using his creative energy as our Senior 3D Designer.

Tomaz Kljakovic

Tomaz has over a decade of experience across B2B and B2C marketing and technology both created and produced large scale ATL and BTL events and digital campaign in a range of industry sectors such as: start up, FMCG, Restaurant, IT, Hospitality, Automotive, Healthcare, Packaging, Audio and Lighting.

Engaging with stakeholders at a senior level Tomaz primarily focuses on growing businesses’ profiles and profits through implementing strategy, creativity, campaigns and processes. Tomaz has an innate ability to efficiently identify and create a solution and strategy to any client challenge.

David Tea

David joined the company in May 2015. He currently manages the IS/IT function across GPJ's Sydney, Melbourne and Perth offices. Before joining GPJ, David was Information Systems Manager at Takeda Pharmaceuticals Australia, a top 15 ranking pharmaceutical company globally. With over 12 years’ experience David has worked under various roles within Australia and Asia Pacific planning and delivering high quality environments and projects.

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