Meet the team

Karryn Wheelans

Karryn Wheelans (nee Cooper) boasts a multi-faceted media career spanning fashion, sport and public affairs.

Over the past 25 years, her professional life has included a four year stint on the executive board of Channel 7 Queensland, working as a researcher for the ABC’s 7.30 Report, national Olympic Producer for TT Channel 7 at the 2008 Games in Beijing, State Producer of Today Tonight Queensland, and Nine News Gold Coast Bureau Chief.

Karryn’s most recent role in the broadcast field was as writer/producer of a one hour TV documentary on the Youngcare Simpson Desert Challenge, which aired nationally on the Nine Network in May 2016, and freelancing for a variety of clients including Freemantle Media and ITV (London).

From the court (as communications and sponsorship manager for Netball Queensland) to the catwalk (as media manager for the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival), Karryn has the contacts, creativity and digital smarts to help you go the distance.

She’s also a blogger, Instagrammer and mum to five daughters (now, that’s a REAL superpower!).