We also work very closely with the following members of our extended team who provide specific skills for particular projects.
Copy Writer & Sub-Editor
Allison has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a Law Major from the University of South Australia, and over 20 years experience in media and communications.
After eight years as a media officer to a former Prime Minister and various Federal Ministers, Allison diversified her skills to create communications opportunities for various organisations, including Make-A-Wish Foundation, Very Special Kids and Mercy Health & Aged Care.
Allison's forte is copywriting, taking the essence of your brand and creating lively copy that engages and inspires its audience to act.
Web Application Platform Architect
Since graduating with a Bachelor of Applied Computing from the University of Tasmania in 1993, Paul has spent many years working in Information Technology.
Paul's specialist areas are network administration and the development of networked and internet-enabled database applications. He has served as a consultant database developer for companies in Australia, Germany, England and the United States, working on products in daily use around the world, and once a month, he drives and reprograms the world's most advanced forklift trucks.
Paul brings to Contact Point projects up-to-date expertise in web technologies and server platforms, a strong focus on quality and security of all solutions, a passion for open source technologies, and a healthy dose of pragmatism.
Masters of Science - Human Computer Interaction/Ergonomics (1997), Graduate Diploma of Computing Science, Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
John is a Senior User Experience consultant with background & skills across many disciplines including banking, government, retail & telecommunications.
He has successfully commissioned and delivered in-depth user analysis, design concepts, detailed user interface design specifications and usability testing
for numerous complex and stand-alone projects. He is competent working in large multi-disciplinary teams or in self-starting environments. Johnís recent
projects include a focus on Information Architecture for mobile devices.
Assoc. Dip. Business Studies / Major Marketing, RMIT 1998.
Brand & Marketing
Julie has more than 15 years experience in marketing, branding, strategy, media, promotions, design & advertising, events, exhibitions and sponsorships, including
experience assisting in the promotion of numerous household name brands.
With a passion for seeing your business grow through improved marketing, Julie will provide your organisation with a range of options and then assist you to
Heidi has worked with many of our clients to provide fabulous photographic results.
Heidi brings seven years full time professional photography experience to the team. After spending many years in the corporate world, which is still reflected in her drive and professionalism, she built her photographic career freelancing for a number of Melbourne studios before setting up her own photographic studio. Heidi particularly loves photographing people, but also enjoys product, event and other types of commercial photography. She is an accredited member of the AIPP (Australian Institute of Professional Photography).
You can see the variety of Heidi's work in these websites: http://www.henrylangdon.com/ (product images in the flash and shopping cart), http://www.mollard.com.au/PhillipMollard.php (3 of the team photographs) and http://www.vicenvirowaste.com.au/ (photos of waste trucks in action throughout Melbourne).
Since obtaining his Diploma of Design from the University of Ballarat in 2001, Neil has been engaged in numerous design roles including concept design, art direction,
and graphic design for brand identities, websites, annual reports, maps, posters, banners, brochures, catalogues, business stationery and more.
Neil is married to Polly, has 2 children, and enjoys cycling in his spare time.