Larah Kennedy

Team Lead & Community Consultant

Meet Larah Kennedy

Larah Kennedy is highly experienced in managing and growing big communities, in project management development of interactive Facebook apps and games, implementing and managing social advertising campaigns on Facebook and Twitter, and in offline community outreach and event organisation for influencers and community champions. She counts diplomacy, empathy, and humour among her best tools.

Larah spent the first half of her career working in broadcast media, namely Foxtel and SBS, where she worked as a research analyst. She then moved into FCMG, working on branded online communities for Woolworths and Hungry Jacks, before becoming a Community and Social Media Manager for Michelle Bridges 12 Week Body Transformation.

In 2013, Larah was a speaker at Swarm, Australia’s only conference for community managers. At Quiip, Larah has worked on realestate.com.au, VicHealth, SANE Australia, SEEK and AMP Capital.

Based in Sydney, Larah is an avid reader and a “hippy at heart”. She loves yoga, meditation, and all things in the pursuit of inner peace.

Projects Larah Kennedy has worked on

NSW Health - Play Safe community strategy and management

Advanced training & workshops, Community Management, Content Creation, Online Community Strategy Development, Online Moderation Partnership, Risk Management, Social Media Monitoring & Support for Volunteer Moderation Team

NSW STIPU engaged Quiip to provide online community strategy and community management for Play Safe, a sexual health website for young people providing information on safe sex, condoms, STIs, testing and treatment.

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REA Group

& Community Management

Quiip provided Australia's No.1 property site for real estate with a full-time in-house community manager and after-hours support during its massive 2014 brand campaign Australia Lives Here featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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AMP Capital

Advanced training & workshops & Online Community Strategy Development

Quiip helped Australia's leading investment manager launch its SMSF community. From strategy and governance to risk management and daily operations, Quiip has been with AMP Capital every step of the way.

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Meet the team

Alison

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

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

Kellie Barnes

Senior Community Manager

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Erin Tierney

Community Manager

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

Lani Bagley

Lani Bagley

Community Manager

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

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Danielle Schwerin

Community Manager

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

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Jay Batten

Senior Community Manager

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

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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

Sarah Stokely

Community Consultant

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