Mrs Bridget Tombleson
Bridget Tombleson is a Public Relations professional with eighteen years’ experience in public relations, media relations, issues management, strategy development and internal communications. Bridget has worked in government, corporate and consultancy roles in Australia and overseas including HBOS Australia (Bankwest) and Lend Lease. She has a strong interest in Reputation Management and the effects of digital communication during crisis periods and developed a Massive Online Open Course called Reputation Management in a Digital World through Edx. Bridget is currently researching students’ engagement with new technologies (in particular social media platforms) and learning in a transmedia storytelling environment. Bridget has strong skills in research and analysing trends backed by a Master of Public Relations, a Postgraduate Diploma in Business and a BA English. She specialises in media, science communication, issues management, finance and banking, online communications, government, construction, and IT public relations. She is a member of the Public Relations Institute of Australia.