Meet The Team

Lisa Barnes

M: 0417 366 081

Director
As co-founder of Kabuku PR, Lisa is passionate about delivering successful results for the agency’s clients. She does so by drawing on over ten years of publicity experience and during that time, working with a diverse cross range of clients – everything from the arts and not-for-profits to major events and corporates. Lisa has a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Public Relations and in her spare time, is a producer for a weekly arts radio program.

Belinda Dyer

M: 0415 686 014

Director
Belinda has over ten years of experience in arts and entertainment publicity, both in-house and in an agency environment, and has managed both publicity and promotional campaigns for a wide range of arts and entertainment organisations, cultural events and film and DVD releases. Prior to establishing Kabuku PR, Belinda was national publicist for Icon Film Distribution, managing the publicity and promotions for theatrical film releases including Slumdog Millionaire, A Single Man, Nowhere Boy, In Bruges and Fame. Belinda has a Bachelor of Arts (Communications) with a major in Public Relations.

Ali Boydell

0401 495 149

Publicist
Ali has experience in strategic communications and advertising in both Canada and Australia. She has a Masters degree in Professional Communications from Royal Roads University in British Columbia, and an Honours Bachelor degree in Communication Studies from McMaster University in Hamilton. Growing up as a competitive jazz, tap, ballet and contemporary dancer since the age of seven, Ali is very passionate about the arts. She also loves exploring the many cafes, live music and other exciting events happening in Sydney.

Marissa Giannone

0421 801 929

Publicist
After studying a Bachelor of Communication, majoring in Public Relations, Marissa gained extensive publicity experience in both the entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Most recently, Marissa embraced her love of digital media and content creation, moving to New York City to co-create and produce a web series. Results driven, Marissa is passionate about her clients and always goes the extra-mile. In her spare time, Marissa enjoys exploring Sydney's melting pot of entertainment.

Alice Muharrem

9690 2115

Publicist
Alice’s experience encompasses publicity, sponsorship and marketing for the arts and travel industries in the UK, Europe and Australia. She is passionate about arts publicity having worked in the industry for over ten years, including many years performing as a professional violinist across Australia and abroad. Alice has a Bachelor of Music and Master of Arts.

Sabrina Muysken

0417 685 378

Publicity Coordinator
Sabrina has experience in creative writing and campaign development within the not for profit sector, and brings a fantastic knowledge of new media and journalism to the Kabuku PR team. Passionate about the arts and culture, Sabrina works across a range of the Kabuku PR clients. Sabrina has a Bachelor of Media and International Studies, and is currently undertaking a Master of Journalism at Macquarie University.