we put heart and passion into all that we do. 


We genuinely care about our clients and the success of their business, which is why we approach our campaigns with passion. Understanding inertia is very important to the agency and we constantly communicate with our clients about what is working for their business and what isn’t, and tweaking our campaigns to suit. Our people are like a family, we look after each other and support one another always.

Our people are located across our Gold Coast and Brisbane offices. With a focus on innovation and creative thinking, our multi-award winning agency is focused on ensuring that your story is told in a powerful way to help you achieve your goals and aspirations. We become part of your business and help you to make your dreams become a reality.

 

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Naomi Spies

MANAGING DIRECTOR + FOUNDER ⇾

With a career spanning 17 years both in Australia and the United Kingdom, Naomi has worked with an impressive list of major consumer brands, multi-million dollar retail and dining precincts, hoteliers and restaurateurs, large-scale property developers, tourism bodies, transportation networks, government organisations and spearheading major community events. Naomi was named as a finalist in the Gold Coast Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in recognition of the agency’s growth and success.

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Chanelle Shibata

Account Director (Brisbane) ⇾

Chanelle started her career in Public Relations as a consultant for global PR firm, Porter Novelli. With a passion for events and ambassador/influencer engagement, she became the consultancy’s ‘go-to’ for influencer relations, ambassador management and event management. This work spread across multiple industries, including; consumer products, health and lifestyle, not-for-profit and corporate. In 2017, she made the move to Nine Entertainment Co. to lead the publicity rollout for the largest Regional News division across the East Coast of Australia.

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Sophie Vail

ACCOUNT DIRECTOR (Gold Coast) ⇾

Sophie has more than six years’ experience in Public Relations, working across a diversity of lifestyle, children’s, Not-For-Profit, Pharmaceutical and wellness clients. Sophie kickstarted her career in radio and events before completing her Masters in PR and heading up campaigns for well-known children’s brands including Hi-5 and Disney On Ice, wellness retreats, beauty brands and pharma clients in Sydney. As an Account Director at Ruby, Sophie oversees the corporate, property and retail portfolios and will go the extra mile to secure coverage for clients.

 
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Georgia Linton

Senior Account Manager ⇾

Georgia joined our people in 2015 with a strong background in the hospitality and events industries. Well-known for her creative themeing, attention to detail and quirky media opportunities, Georgia leads the hospitality team kicking goals for many clients including Justin Lane, Harry's Steak Bistro, Wildernis, Moo Moo Restaurant Group, Comuna Cantina, Steampunk and Redcape Hotel Group. Georgia has a passion for the media landscape and has close relationships with social media influencers both locally and across Australia.

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Sarah Matulin

SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER (Brisbane) ⇾

Sarah has worked across a diverse portfolio of Australia’s leading lifestyle, sport and tourism brands and events. With a background in marketing and partnerships, she specialises in analysing market trends and taking the time to understand the client’s need to craft a strategy that will deliver.

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Jacqueline Bojanowski

ACCOUNT MANAGER ⇾

Jacqueline has a strong background in fashion, lifestyle and travel PR and brings to our people extensive relationships with a wide range of social media influencers. With a passion for public relations, she is also highly regarded for developing creative social media strategies that bring followers off the channels and in to our clients' businesses. Jacqueline also has a strong focus for writing and talent management, achieving fantastic results with influencer outreach and marketing strategies.

 
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Clare Spencer

ACCOUNT Executive ⇾

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Karleigh Pearson

ACCOUNT Manager⇾

Graduating from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Journalism, majoring in PR and minoring in Event Management, Karleigh began her career with Ruby Communications as an intern and has since worked her way up to an Account Executive.

Hitting the ground running, Karleigh now works across the tourism and major events portfolio at Ruby, where she coordinates media activity for some of Ruby’s most exciting large-scale events and destination campaigns.

As a qualified journalist, Karleigh has a passion for sharing her client’s stories and is driven to exceed their expectations of how much PR can do for a company or individual.

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Sarushka Reddy

Social Media Manager & Photographer ⇾

With more than 5 years’ photography experience, Sarushka has worked with a number of Gold Coast based brands and has an expansive portfolio of hospitality, lifestyle and fashion photography clients. As Ruby Communication’s Social Media Coordinator and Photographer, Sarushka is passionate about all things digital and has a keen eye for both food and fashion styling. Having studied a Bachelor of Communications, majoring in PR, Sarushka brings her knowledge and understanding of the industry to her role. You’ll find her most days dressed in all black with a coffee in one hand and her camera in the other!

 
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Beth Uttley

Account Manager

Beth has recently graduated with a Bachelor of Mass Communications from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and began her PR career as a hospitality intern at Ruby Communications before working her way up to Account Executive. Now working across Ruby Communication’s corporate, property and retail portfolio, Beth works her PR magic for some of the Gold Coast’s biggest business entities.

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Philippa Arrowsmith

Account Executive

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Lucinda Bain

Account Executive ⇾