Talking Promo Podcast Series

Welcome to Talking Promo, the Australasian Promotional Products Association’s official podcast series! Visit this page regularly to download new episodes and learn more about the burgeoning promotional products industry.

Tune in to Talking Promo to learn more about the industry and related projects from both young and experienced promotional product experts. Guests in the series will provide local and international perspectives on the most important issues facing our profession today.

Want to get involved in Talking Promo as an interviewer or guest? Do you have a podcast to share with your industry colleagues? Email APPA CEO Wesley Fawaz at

Episode 4: Sharing Industry Wisdom and Expertise
This episode features Robert Hossary of Lasercraft and Nick Andjelic of GPI Corporate as they share industry wisdom an expertise from their long term careers in the promotional products sector.

Episode 3: Wacky and Unique Ways to Promote Your Brand
This episode features Rachael Schmidt of Dex Collection and Ruairi Ludden of Portwest as they discuss a number of case studies where brands have used wacky and unique ways to use promotional products.


Episode 2: Experienced v the Rookie - Contrasting Perspectives Working in Promo
This episode features Jack Ferrier of Headwear Stockists (Vic) and Ford Hoogendoorn of Chilli Promotions as they discuss their contrasting perspectives of working in promo.

Episode 1: Snapshot
Our first episode features Stacey Bourchier, Key Account Manager from Brand Republic and Nicole West, Production Co-Ordinator and Graphic Designer from Get Smart Promo who come together to explore their different roles in the Promotional Products industry.