Adrian Caruso is the the Founder and Managing Director of Fastrack Group. Considered a leader in digital business growth and marketing in the lifestyle, tourism, travel and hospitality sectors, Adrian has successfully launched and grown a number of companies in the online, retail, franchise and property space over the last 20+ years. Starting Fastrack Group over 15 years ago Adrian now leads a team of digital marketing and technology specialists working with many of Australasia's leading brands.
We're hotel and travel digital marketing, media and technology experts, and for over 16 years we've been singularly focused on helping hospitality, travel and tourism businesses of all types and sizes around the globe create more direct bookings and revenue through data-driven smart digital marketing and targeted media.
We do business a little differently. We take time to listen first. We're transparent. We're strategic. Data drives our intelligence.
Our passionate team of over 20 digital marketing specialists from around Australia and New Zealand work hard every day to create rich interactive high-converting experiences for your hotel and travel shoppers to instantly boost revenue.
Essen Tsou is our Digital Marketing Manager and lead for Paid Advertising. Essen has over 5 years digital marketing experience in the hotel/travel industry, previously working at Expedia. During her time as a Digital Marketing Specialist within the Global Marketing Team at Expedia, Essen gained a broad knowledge of the online acquisition channel looking after different areas including paid media, remarketing and social direct response. Prior to this role Essen worked in a similar role at Rendezvous Hotels. Essen is always sharing her love of Asian food with the team (including Korean BBQ feasts) and continuously looks for new ways to help her peers further develop.
Digital Marketing Manager
A business development and relationship specialist, Gerard comes to Fastrack with over 15 years of tourism industry experience. During his career, Gerard has been responsible for the sales, marketing and brand development of a number of high profile tourism organisations including Tourism Tasmania, Village Roadshow Theme Parks and Resort, and Tourism Malaysia. More recently Gerard has held senior management roles with some of Australasia's leading digital agencies, where he focussed on building successful commercial partnerships with leading tourism organisations, including Tourism New Zealand, Real Journeys, Skyline Enterprises and Hobbiton, to name a few.
Business Development Manager
Passionate about SEO and the challenges that come with it, Sarah joins Fastrack with over 3 years’ account management and agency experience. As an SEO strategist, Sarah has a proven record of success in developing and executing creative organic growth strategies for stakeholders. She brings experience across multiple industries and a broad knowledge of content growth strategies that drive organic search visibility and performance. Prior to this role Sarah worked at Dejan, regarded amongst the best in the country for innovative Search Engine Optimisation techniques, where her desire to transform raw data into knowledge developed.
Martin Péril looks after our people and culture and assists in the performance of the group. Martin has forged his career through a diverse range of industries allowing him to be highly adaptable and provide objective and constructive insight to achieving the best performance from teams and individuals. Martin prides himself on his ability to connect through the application of emotional intelligence and 15 years experience of managing staff and operations in retail, hospitality and corporate businesses. On the weekend you will find Martin at home making pasta listening to flamenco and puffing on the odd Cuban.