Access PR

Senior Team

Contact Access PR
Andrea Kerekes

Andrea Kerekes

Co-founder

Andrea co-founded Access in 2008 and has grown the business with her dedicated and dynamic team to now include some of the country’s leading brands and high-profile organisations as clients. She has more than 25 years’ experience in public relations, copywriting and journalism across both consumer and corporate areas, and is passionate about the agency’s singular purpose of helping clients succeed.

Rachael Hoy

Rachael Hoy

Senior Consultant

Rachael is a highly experienced and well-connected publicist and communications specialist. She has worked on a wide range of consumer, not-for-profit and business clients at the agency since first joining in 2012, including strategic PR campaign planning and implementation, media and blogger outreach, and event management.

Laura Minns

Laura Minns

Senior Account Manager

Smart, strategic and always proactive, Laura has been with Access for five years and is responsible for some of the agency’s most high-profile and successful client work including Sydney Airport, Tourism Northern Territory, Teachers Mutual Bank and Festival of Dangerous Ideas. She is an extraordinary publicist and strategist, developing long-lasting relationships with her clients and the media alike. In 2019 Laura joined the agency leadership team.

Vanessa Gregory

Vanessa Gregory

Senior Account Manager

Vanessa brings five years’ experience working across some of Australia’s most high-profile and innovative hospitality and travel brands to her role. Since joining the Access team in 2017, Vanessa has worked across all aspects of The Star, including restaurants Sokyo, Flying Fish and G&Tea; Tourism Northern Territory; and has led integrated communications campaigns covering earned and owned channels. Vanessa’s experience spans strategy development to event management, media relations to social media management.