Before founding Urban Concepts, Belinda’s career began in local Councils, including the City of Sydney, before shifting into senior private sector urban planning roles. In the 90’s Belinda managed Communications for the Homebush Bay Development Corporation to successfully articulate to Sydney and the world how an unglamorous abattoir site would be transformed into international supporting facilities to support the Green Olympic Games.
Since 1994 Belinda has utilised her urban planning and communication skills under her own banner and distinct business model. As CEO, Belinda provides expert counsel to a formidable list of clients including Government and globally recognised private sector companies.
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After completing a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Sydney, Cooper pivoted to content creation and completed a Bachelor of Film at SAE. Cooper has spent the past three years creating engaging content in a variety of formats including short films, music videos and promotional content. Now the holder of a Remote Pilot Licence, Cooper is both the Creative Producer and Chief Remote Pilot at Urban Concepts, bringing community consultation into the digital world through video, drone imagery and podcasts.
Holly is a recent graduate from the University of Canberra having completed a Bachelor of Communication in Media and Public Affairs. During her studies Holly worked as a social media consultant and marketing assistant to develop her practical experience in her chosen industry. Holly specialises in digital marketing and social media management, having experience implementing her skills in a multitude of industries. As the newest member of the team Holly has taken on the role of Marketing and Communications Coordinator to transition community consultation into a partially digital experience.
Zoe is currently completing a Bachelor of Planning at Macquarie University and assists Belinda with development consultation. Zoe is an invaluable asset to Urban Concepts through her role as Student Planner, researching and providing core information for current projects. In this Zoe is able to gain practical experience alongside her studies and get an insight into her future as an urban planner.