We’re a small team with big ideas, connections and expertise in PR, communications and brand management matched with a national network of media and business relationships.

Q TEAM

SUSAN WRIGHT

Established Q Strategies in 2003 into one of Australia’s leading boutique consultancies specialising in travel and lifestyle. 20 years experience in both journalism & marketing communications across the arts, tourism, hotels and hospitality for multinational and luxury brands including Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and launching the Westin Hotels in Melbourne and Sydney.

Selected for the 2009 Melbourne Tourism Industry Leadership Program, degree qualified in arts & business, mentor for the Australian Marketing Institute.

Devises and directs client campaigns and strategy – and implements too.

‘Strategic, creative, leader, connected, brand thinker.’

JOSEPHINE RECHNER

Senior Consultant with Q since 2005. 20 years communications and PR experience in corporate, arts, food and wine for international corporates and premium brands including Ernst & Young, Melbourne Art Fair, Brown Brothers and Andrew McConnell’s restaurants.

Creates client campaigns and identifies media and stakeholder relationship opportunities.

‘Connected, insightful, big picture thinker.'

CATHERINE REID

Q’s Sydney Associate since 2004. 20 years communications and PR experience in arts, finance and hospitality for international companies and luxury brands including Australia Chamber Orchestra, Stamford Hotel Group and National Australia Bank.

Board member for Legs on the Wall Theatre Company.

Conceives and manages client strategies and campaigns.

‘Perceptive, networked, creative.’

GHITA LOEBENSTEIN

Communications specialist with 15 years PR, journalism and broadcasting expertise. Publicist and copywriter working with arts, events, lifestyle and festival clients including Melbourne International Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival and Melbourne Music Week.

Director/programmer behind boutique Melbourne film series Speakeasy Cinema. Reviews films on ABC TV News Breakfast.

Publicist and promoter for Q's clients.

‘Insightful, innovator, connected'

MARY GALBRAITH

Q’s Studio Co-ordinator. A decade of experience in arts organisations, multinational corporates and PR consultancies.

Manages client administration and support.

‘Efficient, collaborative, resourceful.’
Q has a range of trusted collaborators we work with to help deliver client projects.