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Shaun de Bruyn, Chief Executive Officer

Shaun comes to SATIC with 15 years of tourism experience and has a deep understanding of tourism and the important role SATIC plays within the industry. His background is diverse, including working in regions assisting operators; destination and experience development; marketing and distribution; government engagement; and strategic planning.

Ph. 0419 841 190 

Emily Sharpe-Hall, Communications Coordinator

Emily is in charge of coordinating SATIC's various communication initiatives, including producing SATIC's biannual magazine - The View and managing SATIC's social media platforms. Emily also coordinates SATIC's media activities, which includes generating media exposure for SATIC's various advocacy initiatives and business development activities, such as the South Australian Tourism Awards.

Ph. (08) 8110 0123

Roz Becker, Service Excellence Manager

Roz will deliver the operations of SATIC’s Service Excellence Capability Program, which will see the delivery of industry workshops and one-on-one coaching to assist business owners and their staff with developing their capabilities. She has had experience in tourism, government, not-for-profit and private sectors, working within sponsorship, management, marketing, events coordination and business. For over seven years, Roz worked in regions for the SA Tourism Commission and currently volunteers as Board Member and Acting Chairman on the Australasian Branch of Whale Dolphin Conservations. Having a creative flair, Roz is also currently undertaking a Bachelor of Fine Arts, majoring in Painting.

 Ph. 0417 196 012

Joanna Chudy, Industry Programs Coordinator

Joanna is responsible for managing SATIC's industry programs, such as the Australian Tourism Accreditation Program (ATAP) and the South Australian Tourism Awards. Joanna joins SATIC having completed a double degree with a Bachelor of Tourism and Event Management and Bachelor of Business (Marketing). Through growing up in a household running a small business and previous employment in small businesses within the service industry, she is familiar with the challenges that small businesses can face.

Ph: 0401 998 247

Abbey Buckham, Events Coordinator

Abbey is responsible for assisting with delivering SATIC's events, and is currently studying a Bachelor of Business specialising in Tourism and Event Management at the University of South Australia. She has been involved in the tourism industry for the past five years, currently working at a functions venue in various roles and has a great passion for travel. Her international experiences include solo travel across Europe accommodating with studying at the University of Cambridge and several months of volunteering as an outdoor coordinator in Canada. She has also undertaken a study tour to Singapore, Laos and Vietnam where she was a recipient of the New Colombo Plan Student Mobility Scholarship. 

Ph: (08) 8110 0123


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