Michelle Kearney is the Editor-in-Chief of CosBeauty Magazine (CBM) and Aesthetic Medical Practitioner (AMP) and is the Managing Director of Bella Media. She is a pharmacist (University of Sydney) with over 15 years of retail and hospital experience, and also an exercise physiologist (University of NSW). Michelle wrote freelance articles for various publications before launching CBM in 1998. She writes brochures and website copy for many plastic and cosmetic surgeons and is skilled in demystifying scientific jargon for the lay person. She gave evidence at the Australian Government Inquiry into Cosmetic Surgery in 1999 and regularly presents at local and international conferences on public relations and marketing.
Michelle’s expertise in the cosmetic surgery arena is extensive and she has a comprehensive knowledge of the intricacies of the industry. She has developed strong relationships with all the key players in this field and is acknowledged as an expert in medical PR and marketing. Michelle will put in place a solid marketing plan to maximise your clinic’s profile and positioning in the marketplace.
Bill Dunk has been a part of the Bella Team for over 10 years and brings over 25 years of experience in design and IT businesses before that. In this time, he has worked on a diverse range of projects including business marketing and branding, ISO 9000 accreditation, web site design and implementation, and Conference and Exhibition design and management.
Bill works closely with the team and company’s clients to develop integrated marketing strategies that exceed expectations. As COO, Bill oversees the production of all custom and magazine publishing, and manages a wide range of bespoke projects, encompassing both digital and print media.
Bill also heads up Bella Media’s digital team, and draws on his experience and expertise in the digital space to develop and implement effective marketing strategies, social networking strategies and develop functional, feature-rich websites for a wide range of clients in the beauty and cosmetic industries.
Emma has been working in the beauty and cosmetic surgery industry since 2012. She is an experienced patient coordinator, sales and social media manager working closely with international Plastic Surgeons, Cosmetic Dentists and Hair Transplant Specialists.
Currently Emma is studying an advanced diploma in Business Management, Leadership and Marketing which she plans to put to good use for business development and her own interest in marketing and business management.
Aimee is Editorial Director at Bella Media Group. She has more than 10 years’ executive editorial experience in print and digital publishing, with a particular focus on the health, beauty and medical device industries.
Aimee also has worked for a number of leading publishers, including Access Media Group in San Diego, California, the award-winning Real Business magazine in London and LexisNexis, a global legal publisher. Aimee has a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Media from Macquarie University, Sydney.
Erin is a media and journalism graduate from the University of New South Wales, Sydney. She has completed internships at FBi Radio, Drum Media and Bauer Media, where she expanded her practical skills in writing, style and technique. Erin has a keen interest in health and beauty, is excited to be writing for Bella Media and is eager to display her creative talents in the aesthetic and medical device industries.
A graphic designer for over 20 years, Debbie has worked extensively for organisations such as Downtown Duty Free, Trimex and Rothschild. She produces specialist brochures, annual reports, magazines, newsletters, logos and corporate identities. Her work always achieves the highest standard of fresh, effective originality and clarity of message. She is also art director on Cosmetic Surgery & Beauty Magazine.