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Amanda Lee
Amanda Lee

Amanda Lee started her career in the media 10 years ago working for various companies including Working Dog, Southern Cross Austereo and NOVA Entertainment. During this time she has been an Announcer, Promotions Manager, Producer, Music Director and Assistant Content Director. Amanda created The Broad Side as a support network for women in media to discuss and share their obstacles and successes in their industry.

Author Posts

INSIGHT: AMANDA LEE – You Said WHAT?

As a past student of the Radio Training Institute in Melbourne, I was honored when they asked me to speak about my radio journey at their recent graduation of their Advanced Radio Course. Gosh, what do you say to 11 passionate and eager students about the radio...

SOMETHING GRANDE – On The List

You’ve quit your breakfast radio gig… now what? You start your own business, that’s what! TBS chats to the gorgeous Candy Hertz about her new project ‘On The List’ which showcases the best of Melbourne!  You left your regional radio job as a breakfast presenter to pursue...

INSIGHT: MELISSA LEWIS – What to wear to media events?

You’ve got a media event tonight – what to wear? Founder & Executive Stylist of Style Confidante, Melissa Lewis, chats about personal image and why it matters more than you think. For professionals in the media industry, it’s as important as ever to create a positive self-image in...

SOMETHING GRANDE – Bold Is Beautiful Project

The Broad Side LOVES showcasing initiatives that like us are all about empowering women! We were lucky enough to catch up with Annie Ford-Danielson, the Global Beauty Authority at Benefit Cosmetics, who is currently in Australia to launch the BOLD IS BEAUTIFUL PROJECT which kicks off in...

INSIGHT: THINKERGIRL’S STACEY JUNE – All Things Podcasting

Always wanted to start your own podcast but not sure where to start?  Radio Lover, Announcer and TV Presenter, Stacey June knows a thing or two about starting a podcast and shares her words of advice with TBS.  What is your podcast? We (Fellow radio pal, Kristie...

Q&A: LAUREN SAMS – Associate Editor of Cosmopolitan & Author of ‘She’s Having Her Baby’

The fabulous Lauren Sams began her career at ‘Cosmopolitan’ before moving to ‘Girlfriend’ where she was Deputy Editor. Lauren is now back at ‘Cosmopolitan’ where she is Associate Editor and also Managing Editor of ‘Cosmopolitan Bride.’ TBS chats to Lauren about creating content, why she rejects the notion of...

Q&A: ABBY COLEMAN – Radio & TV Presenter

Do women in the media have it harder than men? How do you deal with a comment like you’re an ‘attention seeking sl*t?’ Brisbane’s B105 ‘s Breakfast Host & Weekend Today’s Weather Presenter, Abby Coleman answers these questions and more in a brilliant TBS Q&A.  A new...

Q&A: MARY-LOU STEPHENS – Radio Presenter & Author

“When one door closes another one opens.” This is how radio presenter and author Mary-Lou Stephens describes her career. From making music to 18 years and counting in radio, Mary-Lou wanted to find if she could also add ‘author’ to her impressive career. The answer was yes and today TBS...

Q&A: ANGELA CEBERANO – Director Flourish Public Relations

Can women in media really ‘have it all?’ Ex Sony National Publicity Manager and now Director of the very successful Flourish PR,  Angela Ceberano discusses her views with TBS and shares her tips for starting your own business.  You were working as the National Publicity Manager for...

60 SECONDS WITH: SUSIE ROBINSON – PR Darling

How do you make doing something you love your own? PR Darling’s Susie Robinson followed her passion for PR and started her own business. PR Darling works with many high end clients and some of Australia’s most exciting events. Susie shares with TBS her advice on starting...