Liz Golding is a highly experienced stylist with extensive contacts gathered over more than 30 years, and has helped to change the dynamic of the fashion and photography industries in Queensland.
Due to Liz's extensive experience in styling shoots and fashion shows, and years of hair and makeup experience, she is well known and respected in her industry. In 2013, Liz launched Queensland's first photographers and creatives management agency, Illuminate Management.
Liz has worked with an enormous number of local and national fashion designers, editors, photographers, marketing and PR teams, stylists, hairstylists and makeup artists. These connections led her to form a PR company named IlluminateUs, which looks after clients from image creation to media wrangling.
Liz is also well known as the Styling Director of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival from 2006 to 2016.
The knowledge and contacts gathered from all of these past roles now help Liz as the Styling Director of Brisbane Fashion Month (October 2018).
Carly Vidal Wallace
Carly is the Creative Community Curator for Not Just A Label, the world's leading designer platform for showcasing and nuturing today's pioneers in contemporary fashion. Originally from Brisbane, Carly comes from an entrepreneurial family in the textiles and manufacturing industry. She has lived and worked in Paris and is now based in Los Angeles.
Carly's many talents include starting new fashion companies and leveraging these to profitable businesses for both herself and her clients. Most notably, Carly founded the annual fashion festival, Brisbane Fashion Month, a company that runs a series of 30 events each year in Australia.
Carly is excited to share her knowledge of the many careers that are possible in the fashion industry. She will discuss the roles that could find you working internationally, and give advice on the best way to have your career noticed.
Gabrielle is the Production and Digital Manager at Oracle Fox. With more than 12 years experience in the fashion and marketing/public relations industry, she has worked with international brands such as Tiffany & Co., Louis Vuitton, Penfolds and Ralph Lauren.
Specialising in digital campaigns for high-end brands and effective collaboration strategy, her work has taken her around the world, producing projects for clients in New York, Hong Kong, Paris Fashion Week and Venice Film Festival.
Gabrielle is passionate about the growth and advancement of ethical fashion, and has recently worked with her team to produce a line of sustainably produced garments and homewares.
Gabrielle's qualifications include a Bachelor of Business (International Business) and Advanced Diploma of Business Marketing and Public Relations.