Morgan has been part of Canstar Blue’s commercial team since 2018, where she started in the role of National Client Manager and was promoted to Group Manager – Distribution in 2021, where she oversees client relationships, revenue and distribution opportunities across B2B and digital platforms. She is responsible for driving sales activities, new business acquisition and client optimisation across all commercial channels.
Morgan graduated with a Bachelor of Psychological Science from the University of Queensland, and has more than 10 years experience in various sales, marketing and advertising roles, including stints with Nine Entertainment Company and Lorna Jane. Morgan also has experience across various industries, including utilities, consumer products and services, digital marketing and eCommerce, traditional media and advertising, retail and hospitality, promotions and events as well as fitness and training.
Morgan’s interests outside of work include balancing an active lifestyle (such as gym training and getting outdoors with her furry-friend, Ari) with overindulging in good food + wine (and of course dessert!) with friends.
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Liam joined Canstar in 2021 as a National Client Specialist for Canstar, working on the Major Banking and General Insurance portfolio. Driven by a passion for exceptional client service and business growth, he now leads Canstar Blue’s B2B Channel in its mission to help consumers make more informed purchasing decisions, while assisting brands to adapt to the ever-changing business landscape.
After graduating from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Business Management, Liam gained a wealth of experience in both the Financial Services and Real Estate industries with a focus on brand awareness, revenue generating activities and digital acquisition. He now specialises in endorsement marketing and hopes to bring a strategic and results oriented approach to his role.
Outside of his professional pursuits, Liam is an avid sports and music fan. Discussing your new favourite album or latest social sports injury is the way to his heart.
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Narissa stepped onto the Account Management scene four years ago and her M.O. is creating symbiotic value and forging strong relationships with clients. A self-confessed (but thrifty) shopaholic, Narissa lives and breathes Canstar’s mission to empower customers to make their dollar stretch further.
After graduating from The University of Queensland with dual Bachelor degrees in Business and Tourism Management, she dove head first into agency-land. Gaining experience in multiple industries, she also has hands-on, ground level experience in omnichannel marketing, content production, eCommerce and value-growth, and now specialises in optimisation and acquisitions in the digital space.
Outside of her 9-5, Narissa is a serial hobby-ist. Whether it’s wood-working, pouring resin, doing pottery, painting, crochet, gardening or cooking, you can trust her backing-track is a true-crime podcast (because, balance… right?).
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Growing up playing team sports, Georgia finds enjoyment and satisfaction working as a team and bringing together people’s ideas to create something new or improved. With a dual Bachelor degree in International Business and Public Relations from The University of Queensland, Georgia works to bring clients to the forefront while balancing consumer intent and needs.
Stepping into the commercial scene after four years managing a brick and mortar retail store, Georgia enjoys finding outside the box solutions for complex problems, and has specialised in digital assets and agreements over the past two years. Outside of work, Georgia looks forward to pottering around the garden and baking something delicious in the kitchen.
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Starting out at Canstar Blue within the Editorial team, Tom is now the Commercial team’s Client Coordinator, assisting both the team and clients to create and maintain strong relations. Tom has a Bachelor of Journalism from the Queensland University of Technology, along with a strong desire to learn more about the world of marketing.
When he’s not in the office, Tom is on the court or the field trying his hand at any number of sports, with football, basketball, cricket and volleyball all taking up space in his heart.
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Canstar Blue has a skilled team of experienced journalists, content writers and subject matter experts dedicated to producing factual, up-to-date and well-researched information.
Canstar Blue’s Research Team provides the expertise that powers our Star Ratings and Awards, designed to help Australian consumers make more informed purchasing decisions.
(*) Source: Canstar Group research, conducted by Qualtrics Dec/Jan 2021/22. n=1075