What we do
At Comms&Co. we develop innovative and outcomes based communications solutions to build your brand, engage your customers and deliver results.
In 2014, Comms&Co. was appointed to the New South Wales Office of Local Government Fit For The Future Technical Advisory Panel to provide community engagement advice and listed as a preferred supplier to the NSW Government for Performance and Management Services.
Nadine has 16 years experience in the communication industry developing, implementing and advising on public relations, media, communication and engagement strategy within the private sector, State Government, public/private partnerships and Local Government.
This industry knowledge is backed up by a Bachelor of Arts – Communications (Public Relations and Organisational Communication) and a Certificate in Public Participation from the International Association of Public Participation (IAP2).
Extensive senior management experience gives Nadine a solid ability to understand and interpret a diverse range of communication issues and recommend effective solutions. As a result, Nadine has successfully coordinated and implemented crisis and emergency communication activities and provided strategic communication advice and direction to Executive teams, Boards of Management and elected representatives.
Nadine prides herself on being able to develop a wide range of communication material that responds to both the stated client objective and the environment, to deliver results across media management, community advocacy, lobbying, community and stakeholder engagement, public relations, corporate reporting and communications strategy.
In her current role as Director of Comms&Co. Pty Ltd, Nadine is keen to demonstrate how professional communications strategy and action can contribute to the organisational success of clients.
Vanessa brings over 13 years experience to her position as Director, Comms&Co. Pty Ltd and has worked within the private sector, non-profit, State Government and Local Government as well as successfully running a busy independent consultancy for a number of years.
With significant management experience across a broad range of sectors in the arts and cultural industry and award winning community engagement projects under her belt, Vanessa is uniquely placed to provide expertise.
Vanessa’s roles in arts management and her communication background gives her an ability to understand the requirements for delivering a successful strategy, master plan or grant application.
In addition to cultural and strategic planning, Vanessa has created, implemented and advised on communication and engagement strategy for projects with budgets ranging from minimal to multi-million dollars. Vanessa has been responsible for developing a number of major community engagement projects resulting in authentic stakeholder involvement in decision making within the local government sector.
What we’ve done