At Apollo Communications, we aim high – and we deliver.

Established as The Connolly Partnership in 2011, Apollo Communications provides senior counsel to public and private sector organisations, their boards and chief executives on internal and external communications strategies, including crisis and reputation management.

Importantly, we do not offer lobbying services so we are free of any real or perceived conflict of interest.

How we work


Your reputation is one of your most important assets. When your reputation is at risk, we work with you around the clock to manage the crisis and uphold public confidence in your organisation and your brand.


Do you have a good story to tell? We’ll make sure it gets heard. Our team of senior advisers are former journalists and expert PR consultants with unrivalled news generating techniques.


We work as an extension of your team. We understand the unique dynamics of both public and private sector environments, and work with you to overcome challenges and achieve results.



Our four-pillar approach to news generation has been proven time and again with our clients. We guide you through each phase to help you position your brand in the market and achieve lasting results.


Are you facing a reputational crisis? We specialise in diagnosing and neutralising corporate communications crises in the media and across industries. We provide strategic counsel to help you deliver a message and communicate change.


Whether you’re a seasoned spokesperson or you want to improve your presentation skills, our bespoke training programs give you the tools to face any crisis, ensuring you always stay ‘on message’ and appear in control.


Our board advisory and financial results training program is designed to protect members, Chairs and their Non-Executive Directors from reputational risk and to give members the confidence, clarity and skills to handle any situation.


Public companies can face intense scrutiny of their financial results. We help you manage sensitive issues, whether you’re facing activist shareholders, intrusive social commentators or aggressive journalists.


Your people are the engine of your business. We work with you to design an internal communications strategy that will have your people pulling in the same direction, and achieve results.


Organisations that adapt quickest to change create a competitive advantage for themselves. We work seamlessly with your internal teams to create a change communications plan that aligns with your overall transformation strategy.


Every CEO has a good story to tell. We provide communication support across all channels, including speeches and presentations, thought leadership and social media. We specialise in making sure your story gets heard.


Do you know where your audiences are? Our team of skilled writers will develop an editorial plan and tailored content that meets your audiences on their terms – while allowing you to stay true to your corporate brand.


Whether you’re running a B2B or B2C campaign, we’ll help you with your campaign communication strategy, ensuring your key messages are tailored to your individual audiences and disseminated via the appropriate channels.


Our creative team are experts in visual design and digital innovation. Whether you’re looking for high-level conceptual advice or detailed execution, they can deliver creative solutions to suit any campaign.


Our highly skilled 3D artists specialise in bringing complex designs and scenarios to life, providing you with a simple, visual and effective means to communicate your project in its early phases.

Our Team

Apollo Communications has some of Australia’s most talented and experienced communications professionals on hand to help you achieve your goals.

Our senior consultants come from a range of backgrounds including journalism, politics and corporate communications. We have the experience and insight to provide first-class advice, and the energy and capability to implement it. For that reason, our consultants are sought out by some of Australia’s largest companies and government departments.

Adam Connolly
Adam Connolly
Founder and Managing Director
Adam has worked on some of the most high-profile public affairs issues in Australia over the past 25 years. He has served as Senior Media Adviser to the Australian Prime Minister, as in-house communications adviser for some of Australia’s largest companies, and as a journalist for News Limited. He is highly sought out for his expertise across communications disciplines.
Jasmine Hogg
Jasmine Hogg
Associate Director
Jasmine has been delivering strategic communications programs in corporate and public sector environments in Australia and overseas for more than 15 years. A skilled adviser, she specialises in working with senior executives on external and internal communications strategy, key message development, thought leadership, crisis response and reputation management.
Ilse Van De Meent
Ilse Van De Meent
Senior Consultant
Ilse is a public sector communications specialist. She has served as Policy Adviser to Shadow Ministers and as Senior Adviser to a NSW Cabinet Minister, where she supported the development of key Government policies and strategic communications campaigns during a period of major reform. She is adept at managing multiple projects across a diverse range of subjects.
Georgina Hall
Georgina Hall
Senior Consultant
Georgina has advised listed and private organisations on their communications in the UK, South Africa and Australia. She has played a pivotal role in the development and implementation of media and investor relations programs as well as helping organisations prepare and respond effectively to crises. In Sydney, she has worked with some of the most successful organisations in financial services, forming close relationships with national and trade journalists and their editors.
Jaqui Cameron
Jaqui Cameron
Senior Consultant
Jaqui has a strong national and international record of providing strategic communications and public relations advice to government, blue chip global companies, industry groups and small to medium sized enterprises and charities. She is an experienced political adviser, in-house public relations adviser and external communications consultant


We’re an energetic, flexible, and open-minded team ready to work hard for our clients. If you’d like to hear about what we can do for you, please get in touch.

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