Say hello to writers, thinkers, doers, pioneers, and optimists that can overcome any challenge.

 

We’re a team of experienced content strategists and copywriters, committed to solving all kinds of content problems. Since 2009 we’ve proven a knack for adapting through chaos—and that’s why clients trust Avion to fulfil their vision.

Our people.

Natalie

Founder

Natalie

Founder

Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication)

Exceptional wordsmith. Digital connoisseur. Strategic mastermind. These are just a few things that have come from Natalie’s one and a half decades of professional writing and advertising experience. She’s talented, ambitious, and always ready for new challenges. Sound impressive? She’s also a black diamond shredder on the ski slopes and an ace on the soccer pitch.

Rhys

Director & Head of Delivery

Rhys

Director & Head of Delivery

Bachelor of Theatre

With a background in theatre and performance, Rhys brings charm and charisma to everything he does. He’s also a skilled writer and communication expert. His acting experience makes him a pro when it comes to script writing. Those corporate videos? Sorted.

Rachelle

Services Support

Rachelle

Services Support

Bachelor of Science/Commerce (Information Technology)

Rachelle (yep, it’s pronounced like Rachel) is our support away from home. Based in the Philippines, Rachelle is homely, family-orientated, a loving aunt and super savvy when it comes to helping the Avion team. We can always count on Rachelle to have our backs.

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Weston

Business Development Advisor (North America)

Weston

Business Development Advisor (North America)

Bachelor of Arts in History

Weston is a professional connector, community builder, and producer based in Austin, Texas. He is focused on facilitating valuable introductions, strategic partnerships, and harnessing powerful networks that actively change the world through execution and impact.

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Katherine (KB)

Business Development Associate & Content Editor

Katherine (KB)

Business Development Associate & Content Editor

Bachelor of Media and Communication
Master of International Business

Katherine (aka "KB") is a content management enthusiast, keen networker and sustainability advocate. She believes in harnessing technology, language and design to empower communities. When KB’s not analysing CSS style sheets or user journeys, you can find her scaling mountains, rock-climbing or running hard on the footy field.

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Marina

Communications Specialist

Marina

Communications Specialist

Bachelor of Arts and Communication (Honours)

Marina is an internal communication specialist, with experience in both financial services and the not-for-profit sector. She has worked for international organisations in Australia, the UK, South Africa and the Middle East. Marina specialises in organisational culture, employee engagement and change communication. She enjoys finding and telling stories that put strategy in action.

Jacinta

Senior Copywriter

Jacinta

Senior Copywriter

Bachelor of Arts (Strategic Communication and Journalism)
Diploma of Languages (Spanish)

Jacinta is a communications specialist with a passion for writing compelling content that connects and converts. Her background in copywriting, SEO, client communications, and digital strategy has her well-placed to face any content challenge head-on.

As Avion’s in-house ‘old soul’, nothing makes her happier than a good cup of tea.

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Doug

Senior Copywriter

Doug

Senior Copywriter

Bachelor of Arts
Master of Publishing & Communications
Diploma of Music

Doug approaches his work with an analytical mindset, always adopting an end user’s perspective to inform content design. With a broad cross-disciplinary skillset, he’s adept at quickly understanding his client’s needs and translating complex concepts into engaging content. If he ever seems quiet, it’s because he’s dreaming of the beach. Give him a prod and he’ll be ‘right.

Cheng

Lead Digital Strategist

Cheng

Lead Digital Strategist

Bachelor of Media and Communications

With close to 20 years in digital content and communications (the past 15 in higher education), Cheng knows the power of clear, consistent messaging, and how empathy at every touchpoint of the user journey fosters and strengthens customer relationships.

By night, she continues bringing order to chaos, and tries not to go too far down the rabbit hole of whatever new hobby she picks up (knitting-related RSI, hello).

Vesta

Digital Strategist

Vesta

Digital Strategist

Bachelor of Environments (Urban Planning & Design)

Strategist, storyteller, and resourceful factotum. Vesta gets a kick out of distilling concepts to help people understand complex and emerging issues. She thrives on connecting with people and creating work that resonates powerfully with them. She’s grown to be comfortable with uncertainty and relies on her antifragile spirit to create opportunities during a challenge. In her spare time she explores emerging technologies like blockchain and AI and speculates their impact by writing science-fiction.

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Cody

Copywriter & Project Lead (North America)

Cody

Copywriter & Project Lead (North America)

Bachelor of Arts in History
Master of Theology

With a diverse background ranging from professional musician to a professor, the common throughline for Cody has always been writing. He believes it drives history and cares about the craft at a sentence level. When he's not writing copy, fiction, or music, he is adventuring beyond his home in Portland, Oregon, through the Pacific Northwest with his wife and four kids. He occasionally sleeps.

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Laura

Conversation Designer & Copywriter

Laura

Conversation Designer & Copywriter

Bachelor of Music Performance (Honours)
Master of Marketing

A background in classical music combined with a natural flair for writing makes Laura's copywriting skills music to anyone's ears. Add to the mix a masters in marketing, solid SEO experience, and a fascination with human behaviour, and you get copy that makes an impact. In her spare time Laura likes writing about digital culture, making music, poetry, and hiking in search of a beautiful view.

Patrick

Copywriter

Patrick

Copywriter

Bachelor of Media (Honours)

A love of the written word means Patrick wears as many writing hats as he can get his hands on. As well as protecting him from harmful UV rays, these hats help him apply extensive journalistic, SEO and UX experience to his work to ensure impactful, insightful copy for all kinds of digital projects. When not writing up a storm, Patrick enjoys playing long, complicated board games, reading science fiction and experimenting in the kitchen (usually to positive results).

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Ben

Copywriter

Ben

Copywriter

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)
Postgraduate Diploma of Applied Finance (Investment Analysis)

Drawing on his background in investment analysis and a love for writing, Ben writes for financial services, healthcare, and tech. He thrives on making complex subjects simple. When he’s not writing, Ben can be found surfing at 13th beach on Victoria’s south-west coast. He also competes in cross-country mountain bike events, loves photography, and co-hosts a podcast called Surf Coast Creatives.

What we believe in.

TRANSPARENCY
We believe transparency creates a safe space for us to give and take.
Integrity. Honesty. Vulnerability.

 

RESPECT
We demonstrate respect for each other’s time, ideas, and feelings.
Inclusion. Attention. Work-life balance.

 

PASSION
We apply passion to our work, which fuels creativity and innovation.
Drive. Ingenuity. Initiative.

 

RESILIENCE
We cultivate resilience knowing it helps us address complex situations.
Optimism. Self-belief. Courage.

 

COLLABORATION
We encourage collaboration and mindfully build meaningful connections.
Diversity. Understanding. Generosity of spirit.

 

EMPOWERMENT
We foster empowerment by helping others grow and deliver their best.
Learning. Autonomy. Accountability.