With over 22 years in marketing and communications, Richard is an experienced industry leader and is currently CEO of Bastion Amplify an integrated PR and social media agency and Bastion Asia a specialist marketing and communications agency both part of Bastion Collective.
Prior to this, Richard was Managing Director of The Story Lab, a Dentsu Aegis Network company. Richard founded and managed successful public relations and marketing agency, Spark Communications and experiential marketing and brand activation agency, Impact. After eight years at the helm, Richard sold to the Mitchell Communication Group.
Richard’s passion lies in developing multi-channel communications solutions that create memorable and meaningful brand experiences for consumers. His creativity and passion, combined with his strong track record in delivering excellence to clients, provide the newest asset to Bastion Amplify.
Richard has a strong background in content marketing, public relations and solid experience across sponsorship consulting and experiential marketing.
Richard’s passion for experiences extends beyond work to his love of surfing, watching sport and spending time with his family.