AMY GOUGH, MANAGING DIRECTOR
Wanderlust Communications was set up by Amy Gough in 2015. Amy is an experienced communications professional with a strong background in integrated public relations and social media. Amy began her career in the UK working with travel and tourism brands including Stena Line, Welcome to Yorkshire and Co-op Travel. Following this Amy worked for one of the leading supermarkets as a consumer press officer.
She then went on to work for one of the UK’s first social media agencies and developed the social media strategy for global brand Sony Ericsson and managed accounts for Silver Cross, Lee Cooper and the NHS. Since relocating to Western Australia in 2011, Amy has worked as the Marketing Manager for a large recreation centre and as General Manager for a large regional Visitor Centre where she honed her tourism marketing skills.
In 2014 Amy won the Kalgoorlie Boulder Chamber of Commerce and Industry Administration Employee of the Year Award and the GWN7 Golden I Award for Visitor Centre Leadership. She has an Honors Degree in Public Relations, a Cert IV in Training and Assessment and an Advanced Diploma in Management.
As the Managing Director of Wanderlust Communications, Amy has worked with clients including Tourism Western Australia, Australia’s South West, Australia’s Coral Coast, Australia’s Golden Outback, Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef, Walk Into Luxury, Great Temptations and Hotel Northbridge.
JODIE DARRAGH, COPYWRITER
Jodie cut her teeth in destination marketing at the former Geographe Bay Tourism Association in 2004. Little did she know, this fantastic role would spark an enduring passion for tourism that has seen her hold several marketing and PR roles promoting Western Australia to local, national and international markets.
Jodie went on to gain further experience as a Media and PR Executive at Tourism Western Australia and as the Marketing and PR Manager at Regional Tourism Organisation, Australia’s Coral Coast. Jodie honed her digital marketing skills during her employment at Big Head Digital, where she worked on the Australia’s North West and Visit Bunbury accounts. Jodie has recently returned to Busselton to enjoy the South West’s idyllic lifestyle with her young family.
DANICA DELLER, ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
Danica recently completed a degree in Communications and Media at Murdoch University. She has had a passion for online marketing and advertising since finishing school and has explored numerous pathways where she has been able to acquire and develop her skills. Danica has worked in a marketing role at a small real estate agency where she was able to help with online social media marketing, content management and customer relationship management and has transitioned these skills into her role with Wanderlust Communications.