I have more than 21 years of experience working as a professional print journalist and corporate writer and editor. I’m also a certified practising marketer (Australian Marketing Institute).
As a former journalist, I have an exceptional ability to understand complex subjects and transform language into compelling content tailored to a specific audience.
My work experience spans across daily and weekly newspapers, private, corporate, not-for-profit and government sectors.
I have worked in-house and as a consultant and freelancer across a range of industries including: retail, food, property, infrastructure, transport and logistics, mining, energy, water supply, agriculture, education and training, and health.
My work has been recognised with numerous industry and organisational awards including the Queensland Premier’s Awards and the Public Relations Institute of Australia.
I hold a Bachelor in Public Relations, Journalism and Media Production, an Advanced Diploma of Management, a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and leadership qualifications.
Just some of the brands I’ve worked with over the years
What people are saying about me
“I know Kylie both as a student and as a work colleague. She knows her stuff – her marketing and writing skills in particular are equal to Seth Godin.”
Rod Hyatt, Chief Operating Officer, FullerCenter for Housing, Queensland
“Working with Kylie was a great experience for the Surfmud brand. Kylie brought energy and vitality to the launch phase of our brand with her keen marketing insight and on-point communication strategies. If you are looking to identify affordable marketing solutions that get great results – then get in touch with Kylie Fennell – you won’t be disappointed!”
Jason Anfield, Director, Surfmud (Stayout Industries Pty Ltd)
“Kylie has been instrumental in guiding my small business through the modern marketing minefield, and has been extremely helpful with digital marketing and web based strategies.
We have reduced our ongoing costs enormously with our short stay business thanks to Kylie’s innovative and clever approach to some of the basics of our operation. Her strong grasp of internet and digital platforms was invaluable.”
Simon Hughes, Business Owner, The Grey House
“Kylie knows her stuff! After having an initial brainstorming session with Kylie I realised how much value she could provide for any business within their market. Her fresh and innovative ideas are a welcome change and her enthusiasm is contagious. I really enjoy my interactions with Kylie as she is warm and welcoming and unassuming – which is a rare find. I have no hesitations recommending Kylie for any small business wanting to make some smart changes to their communication and marketing strategies!”
Laurena Reissman, Business Owner, Mishy Moo Pets
”I have always been impressed by Kylie’s level of professionalism and the amount of business expertise she has gained over the years. More importantly Kylie has been able to present and impart her knowledge and business expertise in a meaningful and engaging way.
I was impressed by the length and breadth of Kylie’s knowledge and experience across all these fields and also that her knowledge and skill sets were at the forefront of modern technology and communication practices.”
Cheryl Van Leeuwen, Business Manager, Mind Matters Institute