Linda Parkes | Director
Eyes On You Principal, Linda Parkes has honed her craft in the UK, New Zealand and Australia. Linda is a former journalist who, having gained experience in the world of print and broadcast, roamed various parts of the globe filing articles to national newspapers, magazines and for the airwaves.
In between, Linda worked in BBC and independent radio newsrooms. Her experience also includes stints as a sub-editor for a number of international publications including a News Ltd daily paper and women’s, sporting, aviation, teenage and educational magazines. Awarded for her feature writing and a recipient of a UK scholarship to research the media in Australia, Linda then focused her attention on Public Relations. The PR industry quickly became her passion and ultimately her chosen profession. Linda has worked in many sectors holding major accounts.
Following her move to Perth, Linda freelanced and contributed to national and international titles before forming Eyes on You Media.
Stephanie Bardsley | Events Executive
Is Eyes on You Media's 'rock star' of an events’ executive, with more than 10 years experience in Australia and overseas managing high end conferences, roadshows, VIP dinners, charity events, media and product launches. Most recently she has overseen Follow the Yellow Brick Road - the educational trail enticing 20,000 visitors during the IGA Perth Royal Show.
In her varied career Stephanie has managed events for the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Tourism Western Australia, the Australian Red Cross, Department of Broadband Communications and the Digital Economy, Nestle, Sheridan OnePath and Vodafone Hutchison Australia, to name a few. Stephanie has also worked in-house for organisations including ANZ, Schneider Electric and Fairfax Media.
Is a dynamo. Having completed a cadetship at Perth’s West Australian newspaper, Hazel spent the next 15 years working on newspapers and magazines in London and Sydney.
Her experience includes stints as a sub-editor on the celebrity magazine NW, being acting editor of Australia’s number one true-life magazine That’s Life, writing for New Idea, Take 5 and Coles magazines, and editing cooking titles and a fiction magazine. Hazel has also contributed to niche publications specializing in health, travel and the jewellery industry and works with Linda as a media consultant for the Perth Royal Show.
We can provide you with a communications strategy to meet your needs. From promoting a new product or new premises to raising your profile, we will ensure you effectively get your message out to the marketplace. Using our extensive contacts and knowledge of how the media works, we can turn your activities into newsworthy stories perfectly tailored for the outlets you are trying to reach. Targeted press releases will help maximise exposure in your chosen areas.
From corporate balls and press conferences to openings and product launches, we can supervise and plan a diverse range of events. Services include logistics and management of the creative and technical elements, as well as generating media coverage.
Eyes On You produces clean, creative and punchy copy for your inhouse magazines, newsletters, posters, blogs, flyers and websites. From technical and business writing to a more consumer friendly approach, let us help you share your stories in an effective, positive way.
Our experienced consultants can work with you to achieve positive outcomes and solutions. Practical approaches and strategies will enhance your organisation’s resilience and help you emerge stronger than ever.
Identify and define your vision and goals and the most effective ways to achieve them. A well-developed marketing strategy will enable you to target your products and services to key audiences. Eyes On You can assist you in setting directions and developing a plan to get you where you want to be.
Our clients have ranged from major organisations to individuals.
IGA Perth Royal Show
Perth Royal Wine Show
Perth Royal Beer Show
Asbestos Audits Queensland
The Royal Agricultural Society of WA
Momentum Forum Events
Melbourne Cup Telethon Cup Luncheons
Men in Black Ball
Medical Doctors Conference, Sydney, Perth
Conscious Living Expo
St George’s Cathedral
Putting Agriculture Back on the Political Menu Campaign
Optimum Health Pharmaceutical Services