Our Team

Tristan

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As the Director and Founder of Resurge, Tristan has over 10 years of professional executive level experience, leading teams to develop and deliver digital marketing strategies. He recently completed his Master of Business Administration.

Something I’m proud of achieving is…
Being a father

Favourite holiday destination you’ve been to or want to go to.
Austria, New Zealand, Japan and Canada

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
Caution: Heavy

If you were a super-hero, what powers would you have?
Stop time, I feel like there’s never enough time in the day.

If you could have dinner with someone famous dead or alive who would it be?
My parents

Katie

The General Manager of our company, Katie is experienced in digital marketing, SEO & PPC with a history of working in the marketing and advertising industry for over 8 years. As a strong media and communication professional she also obtained her degree in Media and Communications from Birmingham City University.

What is your favourite thing about your career/job?
I love how face paced and constantly changing the industry is. I also love getting to know our client and help their businesses grow.

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Pizza. All day. Every day. So versatile. Breakfast pizza, burger pizza, dessert pizza……so good!

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Moved to the other side of the world by myself.

What are your top 3 favourite movies?
Hot Fuzz, Shaun of the Dead, Die Hard
Bonus – The Worlds End (finish off the cornetto trilogy)

What are the top 3 things to do on your bucket list?
Do a masters/further education
Travel more – especially hiking, unique experiences
Try rally racing or get a pilots licence (helicopter)

Josie

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As our Content SEO Specialist, Josie curates’ creative content that helps further optimise clients websites.

What is your favourite thing about your career/job?
Honestly, my team, I couldn’t ask for a better boss and co-workers.

Something people may not know about you…
I’m a massive film buff and have an encyclopedia like knowledge of serial killers.

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Long bao soup dumplings. I could happily eat a hundred of those. With Szechuan green beans.

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Moving to London to live on my own when I was 19.

If you could have dinner with someone famous dead or alive who would it be?
Henry Rollins for the conversation, Carrie Fisher for someone to joke with, and Steve-O because he’d do something nutty.



Duncan

Duncan is one of our SEO Technicians who specialises in optimising search campaigns for clients. He recently graduated from QUT with a Bachelor of Business, majoring in Advertising and Public Relations.

Something people may not know about you…
I was born in the United States and lived there until I was 13.

Who would you want to be stranded with on a deserted island?
Tom Hanks from Cast Away, before he starts speaking to the volleyball.

Favourite holiday destination you’ve been to or want to go to.
Prague, 10/10 would go again.

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
WARNING: This person is more competitive than is socially acceptable.

What are the top 3 things to do on your bucket list?
Experience a Chinese New Year in Shang-Hi.
Have a calendar New Year celebration in Time Square
Trip to space. (We’re waiting, Elon Musk)

Beverley

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As the Social Media Manager and Content Writer, Beverley is a highly experienced and motivated social media specialist, with over 4 years of marketing and sales experience as well as a BA Degree Majoring in Communications and Media Studies & English and Cultural Studies.

Something I’m proud of achieving is…
Taking a risk by quitting my old job at the start of last year and then renovating a van to eventually move to a different state and do something new.

What’s your favourite food?
I LOVE pasta – every single kind. I’d happily eat it every day.

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
I went cage diving with sharks in Hawaii once and I’ve also been skydiving at 15,000 feet

Favourite holiday destination you’ve been to or want to go to.
I loved Italy and Hawaii. In the future, I’d love to visit Greece and South America – too many to name!

If you weren’t in this profession now what would you want to be doing?
An interior designer or I’d have my own clothing label with a collection of floral/patterned dresses and pants.

Abby

Abby is our PPC Account Manager who is skilled in digital marketing, copywriting and event and tourism marketing. She recently graduated from QUT with a Bachelors Degree in Advertising.

Something I’m proud of achieving is…
Keeping my herb garden alive

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Swam in the open ocean with manta ray in Fiji! Best experience ever.

If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be?
A red panda, because they’re always sleeping and snacking

What song would you say best sums you up? / If you had a theme song for your life what would it be?
Theme song: All star by Smash Mouth

If you could have dinner with someone famous dead or alive who would it be?
Bob Ross, he’s an influential part of my painting hobby 😊

Stephanie

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As our SEO Account Manager, Stephanie is a highly skilled professional who specialises in optimising search campaigns for clients. And she graduated from the University ICESI with a Bachelor of Business Administration and Marketing.

Something I’m proud of achieving is.
Moving to Australia from Colombia

What’s your favourite food? / If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
I’m a foodie, I love to try different types of food, but if I had to choose, I’ll probably go for Thai.

Favourite holiday destination you’ve been to or want to go to.
I will love to go to Turkey. And I loved Italy.

If you were a super-hero, what powers would you have?
The power to fly.

If you weren’t in this profession now what would you want to be doing?
A lawyer or a film director

Bart

As the Head of SEO at Resurge, Bart has a decade of practical involvement in retail, wholesale, and e-commerce. Gaining his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Research at Macquarie University, Bart is an evidence-based search engine optimisation expert who concentrates on developing new methods of reaching broader audiences based on available empirical data.

Who would you want to be stranded with on a deserted island?
As crazy cat man as it may sound, my cat McGurky as long as she could live as long as I.

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Moving to Australia with only a few dollars in my pocket. I had more luck than brains.

What are your top 3 favourite movies?
Scarface, Carlito’s Way, What Dreams May Come.

If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be?
You’d think I’d say “cat” didn’t you? I think bears are more my speed. A six-month nap sounds like the kind of an idea I could get behind.

If you could have dinner with someone famous dead or alive who would it be?
Johann Sebastian Bach.

Mark

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As the Head of Web Design at Resurge, Mark has had more than 10 years’ experience as a professional web developer with an expertise in building custom websites and applications, and a deep sector experience in graphic design, web administration and digital marketing and advertising.

What is your favourite thing about your career/job?
Discoveries! Always learning new things. Solving technical issues.

What’s your favourite food? / If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Fried Rice!

If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be?
Kung Fu Panda?

What are the top 3 things to do on your bucket list?
1. Travel all around Philippines.
2. To be able to play drums, guitar and piano professionally.
3. To be able to sing professionally.

If you could have dinner with someone famous dead or alive who would it be?
Bruce Lee

Ben

Ben is our Head of Web Development and has been a designer and developer for two decades working with companies and governments across Australia.

What is your favourite thing about your career/job?
Definitely not the team mates.

Something I’m proud of achieving is…
Having my software featured in The Wall Street Journal.

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Sold everything I could, stored the rest, got on a plane with one suitcase and lived overseas for 5 years.

If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be?
Panda, of course.

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
Avoid until fed.  (With seafood).

Siegmund Mitterstoger - SEO Consultant for REsurge Digital Brisbane SEO Agency

Siegmund

Siegmund is our SEO Consultant who specialises in optimising search campaigns for clients with years of experience in the industry and a Bachelor of Business focusing on Management and Finance.

What is your favourite thing about your career/job?
It’s very rewarding to see clients campaigns improve on a month on month basis and hearing back from our clients that new leads are coming in.

Something people may not know about you…
Massive fan of modern board games!

What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Bungee jumped the Macau Tower.

If you were a super-hero, what powers would you have?
Flying would be pretty cool or teleportation.

When you were younger what did you want to be?
Something to do with computers, or a pastry chef.