Heather Hankinson

Business Development Manager

Meet Heather Hankinson

Heather Hankinson believes in good old fashioned marketing principles. A big believer in the basic fundamentals of of marketing, she loves helping businesses grow and stand out through unique, authentic word-of-mouth marketing that comes from excellent customer support.

Before joining Quiip, Heather drove engagement for small business clients through her own strategy business in Australia and the United Kingdom, and held project management roles for Australian Canoeing and Australia for UNHCR, Australia’s leading charity for refugees supported by the United Nations.

As Quiip’s Business Development Manager, Heather matches your community management needs with our team of world-class Community Managers, building relationships offline and on, and ensuring our client-service is top notch.

Based in Sydney, Heather enjoys learning how to mountain bike (and collecting bruises in the process!), removing porridge from her daughter’s hair and renovating her house.

Meet the team

Alison Michalk

CEO

I'm the CEO and Founder of Quiip, a global leader in online community management and moderation services.

Julie Delaforce

Julie Delaforce

General Manager

I'm a specialist in social media and online community, and I make sure everything is better than expected.

Heather Hankinson

Business Development Manager

I believe in human relationships, old fashioned marketing principles and Future of Work.

Lauren Piro

Lauren Piro

Team Lead & Community Consultant

I'm one of Quiip's most versatile, experienced community managers and a talented copywriter.

Larah Kennedy

Larah Kennedy

Team Lead & Community Consultant

I grow big communities, develop interactive Facebook apps and manage social advertising campaigns.

Kellie Barnes

Senior Community Manager

I help small businesses understand how to use social media in their marketing strategy.

Kelsey Gamble

Senior Community Manager

I have a natural ability to create content and engaging social personas, which I use to actively connect with online communities and build brands.

Dan Stork

Community Manager

I am a passionate digital marketer and graphic designer, with experience including content production, social media strategy development and community management.

Rachel Beaney

Senior Community Manager

I am a social and digital media specialist, fluent in the generation of engaging content, community management, and social media analysis.

Erin Tierney

Community Manager

I love working with communities full of passionate fans, who are completely engaged and switched on.

Lani Bagley

Community Manager

I'm a social media and community manager, copywriter, and online content creator.

Danielle Schwerin

Community Manager

I am a career communicator and avid believer in the two-way-conversation between organisations and their communities.

Jay Batten

Senior Community Manager

I constantly strive to achieve, and love learning, mentoring and educating others about all things social media.

Dave Gertler

Community Manager

I am a community manager who uses online platforms to connect, engage and uplift communities and the individuals within them.

Cosette Paneque

Cosette Paneque

Community Consultant

I develop strategy and governance for online communities and social networks.

Sarah Stokely

Community Consultant

I'm passionate about mental health and am experienced with managing highly sensitive communities.