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Partnerships & Development

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The Partnerships and Development team comprises Marketing and Student Recruitment; International; Business Development; Alumni, Scholarships and Philanthropy; and, Industry Placement teams. The team works collaboratively to ensure the ongoing and future sustainability of the School and its national and international reputation for excellence by promoting AFTRS and building and maintaining key strategic partnerships that deliver meaningful and mutually beneficial outcomes.

With an internal and external focus, this team is responsible for driving the school’s business development strategy, including national and international student recruitment; initiating and growing partnerships with screen and broadcast organisations and corporate and commercial organisations and expanding philanthropic engagement and in-kind support from stakeholders and alumni.

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    Con Apostolopoulos

    Con Apostolopoulos started his career with NewsCorp in Melbourne before ma...

    Con Apostolopoulos

    Con Apostolopoulos started his career with NewsCorp in Melbourne before making Sydney his home. Over a decade with Newscorp, he worked across partnerships for The Australian, The Daily Telegraph and…

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    Director of Partnerships and Development

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    Partnerships & Development

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    Helen Campbell

    Helen is a freelance video content producer, director and writer, who work...

    Helen Campbell

    Helen is a freelance video content producer, director and writer, who works alongside clients to produce the video assets they need. These include television commercials, social media videos, corporate stories…

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    Business Development Manager and Tutor

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    Tutors, Partnerships & Development

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    Wendy Gray

    Wendy Gray is a key industry liaison at AFTRS, developing partnerships bet...

    Wendy Gray

    Wendy Gray is a key industry liaison at AFTRS, developing partnerships between industry and the school, gathering feedback from a range of stakeholders and growing our Alumni program. She liaises…

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    Head of Industry and Alumni Engagement

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    Partnerships & Development

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    Alicia Emery

    Alicia joined AFTRS in 2017 as Program and Events Manager. She is responsi...

    Alicia Emery

    Alicia joined AFTRS in 2017 as Program and Events Manager. She is responsible for developing, managing and delivering programs and events that positively promote and position the School to different…

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    Program & Events Manager

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    Partnerships & Development

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    Benjamin Ryan

    Ben is a graduate of the Australian Film Television and Radio School’s B...

    Benjamin Ryan

    Ben is a graduate of the Australian Film Television and Radio School’s Bachelor of Arts in Screen Production. Over the last seven years he has thrown himself into every facet…

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    Content Producer

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    Partnerships & Development

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    Christine Kirkwood

    Prior to graduating from AFTRS in 2014 with a Graduate Certificate in Scre...

    Christine Kirkwood

    Prior to graduating from AFTRS in 2014 with a Graduate Certificate in Screen Music, Christine worked at AFTRS in various roles for a decade. In between stints in Marketing, Radio,…

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    Alumni Program Manager

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    Partnerships & Development

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    Steven Kirkby

    Steven Kirkby is a content producer who has been working in the broadcast ...

    Steven Kirkby

    Steven Kirkby is a content producer who has been working in the broadcast industry for the past 18 years. Recently, he has worked on The War on Waste, Planet America,…

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    Content Producer

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    Partnerships & Development