Garret Norris is the KONA Group CEO. He is the company’s Sales Training, Call Centre Training, DISC and Negotiation Skills Specialist. Garret is the heart beat of both the KONA Group and the industry, setting the benchmark in both the leadership and the sales sector.
John Wright is a highly driven executive and client focused business leader with vast experience across a variety of corporate disciplines. John is a dynamic contributor to the KONA Group with client communication and company growth at the foreground of his framework.
With near on a decade of experience working in business development, marketing and sustainability across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, Afra has first-hand experience navigating the world of multinationals and start-ups.
Sarah El-Moselhi is the KONA Group’s Executive Assistant to the CEO.
Prior to joining the HBB Group, Sarah excelled in people management as a Bureau Chief of a large television news room, coupled with her specialist writing and research skills as a broadcast journalist for more than 15 years.
Brendon Walker is recognised for having a broad and exceptionally unique skill set that draws from his 15+ years’ experience in both sales and marketing. Brendon is a powerful force within the KONA Group with an eye for detail and company progression.
Tim Kitching holds more than 20 years’ experience leading teams and businesses across corporate Australia, the private sector, government and law enforcement, and brings a unique perspective to the KONA Group in his areas of expertise; ranging from strategic planning, sales strategy and performance, high performance coaching to cultural change and staff engagement. Tim’s skills and leadership are a key asset to the KONA Group.
Mia Van Tubbergh
Mia Van Tubbergh is a Business Growth Specialist with the KONA Group.
With over 20 years of B2B and B2C Sales, Mia is passionate about training productive and profitable sales teams. Mia is highly effective in building sales strategy and is determined to put the flair back in the sales industry. Mia is a strong proponent of the KONA Group’s acceleration.
Caroline works collaboratively with clients in supporting them to overcome their diversity challenges in their business. She has a proven experience in designing and delivering engaging diversity and unconscious bias training programmes helping organisations identify their core strengths. Caroline provides measurable recommendations on how management and their teams can make the most of their diverse abilities.
Jan Marsden is an experienced and proven HR specialist with a broad business background in Senior and Executive Management.
Julian Khursigara is a Business Growth Specialist with above standard expertise in Saas Sales.
For more than 15 years Julian has been embedded in leading enterprise and marketing businesses. His mastery lies within the hospitality, airline, customer engagement, CX and fintech industries. Julian’s stand-out achievements involve the exceptional use of data insights to develop sales strategies, P&L Management and building profitable partnerships across Australia and Asia Pacific. Julian is an asset to the team.
Michael Werle is an accomplished, commercially focused senior human resource business partner and executive leader. He has a technical trade background and over 20 years human resource generalist and industry experience in both the public and private sectors.
Catherine Woodley has over 15 years’ experience in corporate sales & marketing roles working for multinational corporations such as Coca-Cola, McDonald’s and Pernod Ricard and knows first-hand what it takes to survive and thrive in fast paced and stressful business environments.
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