For over 20 years, Cultural Perspectives Group has delivered services and implemented projects across a range of disciplines effectively connecting clients with communities across Australia.
Cultural Perspectives Communications has unique capacity and expertise in engaging and communicating with multicultural markets.
CIRCA – Cultural and Indigenous Research Centre Australia, are a market leader in gathering multicultural community insights alongside project and service evaluation research of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs.
DiverseWerks, delivers effective community engagement and capacity building for Third Sector organisations and Government agencies.
Our award winning work has secured our reputation as a premium provider of culturally diverse communication, research and consultancy services.
Cultural Perspectives Communications, the Group’s heritage brand, is a leading sector specialist. Since the company’s inception we have delivered informed, innovative and multifaceted campaigns for clients across Government, Third Sector and corporate sectors.
We have the knowledge and tools to communicate effectively with target markets and relevant segments.
We apply deep research to each project, to deliver the best outcomes using the most relevant channels:
CIRCA, with 20 years experience, is an industry leader in research and evaluation with culturally diverse communities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. We are commissioned by Government and non-government agencies and corporate sector to inform their understanding of the diversity of voices across the Australian population.
Our key strength is our extensive national network of highly skilled bilingual and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research consultants. Our approach delivers insightful outcomes for clients while upholding a culturally sensitive, respectful and collaborative approach.
Our team have strong research, evaluation, policy and communications backgrounds and extensive experience working in cross-cultural settings. This unparalleled experience and depth of knowledge offers significant value for our clients when developing strategies, programs or services.
Methodologies are tailored to each project, and include community consultation and engagement, in-depth interviewing, focus groups, survey data, participatory methods, as well as other approaches appropriate for a given context.
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DiverseWerks is the Group’s consultancy offer led by diversity expert and Managing Director, Pino Migliorino.
A specialist consultancy with unrivalled insight about Australian diversity, policy and changing demographics, DiverseWerks brings together experience across community, in Government and Third Sector to create tailored solutions for clients. Not-for-profit organisations and Government agencies have commissioned us for our in-depth knowledge and ability to provide these solutions in capacity building programs and services.
We work in partnership with our clients to formulate and implement programs of strategic multicultural community engagement. This includes:
Faye has delivered award winning results in strategic multicultural communications and marketing for more than 20 years. Faye specialises in strategy development and creative communications solutions, strategic media planning, issues management, and the management of large diverse teams.
She is a director of Chair inTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence and Vice President and Director of Fronditha Care Aged Care Services.
Anne has more than 18 years of experience in conducting research and evaluation with Indigenous Australians and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Anne’s expertise includes both qualitative and quantitative methodologies, program evaluation, attitudinal and developmental research, and communications research.
Anne has managed projects for both public and private sector clients across a diverse portfolio including health, welfare reform, education, employment, justice, family violence, problem gambling and financial services. Anne is a member of the Australasian Evaluation Society; Australasian Market and Social Research Society; and a Qualified Market Research Practitioner (QPMR).
Pino is a leading expert on multicultural marketing and communications strategies; access and equity policies; and arts and cultural policies. He has worked extensively with governments, corporates and community groups on a wide range of projects since founding Cultural Perspectives in 1994.
Pino was Chair of Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia for four years to 2013 and holds a number of key advisory roles, including as a representative on the NSW Police Multicultural Advisory Committee and the Department of Human Services Council on Strategy and Innovation.
Alison has more than 15 years of experience in conducting research and evaluation with Indigenous Australians and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Alison’s expertise includes both qualitative and quantitative methodologies.
Alison has worked across a diverse portfolio including health, welfare reform, education, employment, justice, family violence, problem gambling and financial services. Alison is a member of the Australasian Evaluation Society; Australasian Market and Social Research Society; and a Qualified Market Research Practitioner (QPMR).
Andrew joined Cultural Perspectives in 2007 and specialises in leading national communications campaigns for government and corporate clients. His expertise includes market research and data analysis, translation management, and leading diverse teams.
Andrew is a member of Australian Market and Social Research Society.
Connie has more than ten years of experience in qualitative and quantitative research, evaluation and project management. She has worked extensively with culturally and linguistically diverse communities across Australia and specialises in public health and welfare portfolios.
Connie is a member of the Australasian Evaluation Society and Australasian Market and Social Research Society.
Senior Research Consultant
Natalie has extensive experience working with culturally and linguistically diverse communities, including in attitudinal and developmental research and program evaluation. Natalie’s expertise includes both qualitative and quantitative methodologies, strategic planning and assessing organisational cultural competency. Natalie is a member of Australian Market and Social Research Society.
Senior Research Consultant
Mary has extensive experience in conducting research and evaluation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
Mary has particular expertise in managing large, complex projects and the evaluation of justice, health and support services. Prior to joining CIRCA in 2010, Mary was a solicitor in the private and public sectors and worked in a number of legal research and policy roles.
Mary is a member of the Australasian Evaluation Society and Australasian Market and Social Research Society.
Senior Research Consultant
Since joining Cultural Perspectives in 2013, Janine has worked on national communications campaigns for culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
She specialises in data analysis and consumer profiles, media relations, social media and stakeholder relations.
Victoria worked in cross cultural environments in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Her expertise includes maternal and child health, sexual health, parenting and child development, community development, child protection and human rights.
Victoria has more than 20 years of experience in innovative, participation-focused approaches to research with diverse communities. She has extensive skills in project management and evidence-based communication strategies.
Victoria is a member of the Australasian Evaluation Society and Australasian Market and Social Research Society.
Senior Research Consultant
Claire has more than ten years experience working in communications in both the corporate and not-for-profit sectors in Australia and the UK.
Claire specialises in strategy development, managing large complex projects and leading diverse teams. She has extensive experience working with people with disabilities, mental illness and homeless people.
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