Delivering Impact

Impact Communications excels at delivering superior event management, public relations and integrated communications to both Government and Private Sector clients.

Linley Buchanan


Linley’s communications and project management skills have developed over 30 years. She first entered the industry with what is now the Water Corporation and in 1987, co-founded Impact Communications. Linley’s highly specialised skill set has seen her coordinate state and national conferences and forums; manage the media for visiting international heads of state; develop and implement large scale communication strategies and project lead many campaigns and public awareness programs. As a co-director of Impact Communications, Linley closely supervises all professional service areas within the company.

Les Buchanan


Prior to co-founding Impact Communications in 1987 with Linley, Les worked for the leading global public relations and communications firm, Burson-Marsteller. As a communications professional for over 30 years, Les’ vast experience has seen him project manage the staging of major publicity launches; develop and implement communication strategies; facilitate community relations and consultation campaigns; and deliver the provision of public relations counsel and coordination of marketing and media publicity for international, national and local corporations and government instrumentalities.

Simon Temby

Design Manager

Simon holds a Bachelor of Arts (Design) and has over 15 years experience in a diverse range of design and production environments. He has worked in magazine publishing; digital and traditional printing; corporate identity and branding design; advertising; web design; and, packaging design and production both locally and in Europe. Simon is competent in a wide range of computer design packages and project manages the design and production of an extensive portfolio of marketing and advertising material for a range of Impact’s clients.

Chris Buchanan


Chris holds 15 years of marketing communications experience and has extensive management experience in producing a range of corporate events and conferences for Impact Communications’ key clients. He project manages the production of promotional and marketing collateral for Impact Communications’ clients and is experienced in campaign and program management; specifically in the areas of key stakeholder liaison and B2B relationships. Chris also provides project management and logistical support for client projects undertaken by Impact Communications.

Jon Buchanan


Jon has 13 years experience consulting in communications. Throughout his career, Jon has project managed a range of corporate communications and marketing campaigns both locally and in regional areas of Western Australia. In addition, Jon is responsible for the day to day accounting processes and financial management of Impact Communications.