Venessa Paech is Director of Content & Inbound at Green Hat. She is an internationally renowned expert on communities, cultures and content.
Previous roles include Senior Manager for Content and Social Strategy at REA Group, Global Communications Head for Envato, Head of Community at Lonely Planet and Managing Editor at Arts Hub. She has worked with multi-national brands and start-ups on effective story-telling, community building and innovation practices.
In 2009 Venessa founded the Australian Community Manager Roundtables and in 2011 co-founded Swarm, Australia’s only conference for community management professionals. In 2016 she co-authored the Australian Community Management Code of Ethics. Venessa has a BFA in Theatre from Tisch School of the Arts (NYU) and an MA in Creative Media. She is a published academic, educator and consultant on our evolving digital lives and identities.