Team Building Activities, Programs & Workshops - Sydney • Melbourne • Brisbane • Gold Coast • Perth

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Our Team

Our NSW & ACT Team

Mark Preston ‘Presto’

Event Director

Cool, calm and collected Mark has permanently joined the Be Challenged team after two years as our most experienced freelance facilitator. A natural athlete with over 150 1st grade appearances for Gordon, Mark is a proactive team player, enthused by the energy of others and highly experienced in the effectiveness of team performance. Marks looking forward to forging a career in building winning teams and spending more time on the tennis court.

Jack Frampton

Account Manager

Jack Frampton is one of the new recruits to the Be Challenged team. Starting with us in October as an Account Manager, he has hit the ground running delivering exceptional content to all clients. Driven by a desire to get to know clients and really understand their needs and goals, Frampton is active, dynamic, and tireless for his clients. Prior to Be Challenged, Frampton was in the Activities and Event teams for Hamilton Island, coordinating the island’s activity programs to give visitors a memorable fulfilling experience, and making Hamilton Island a premier destination for corporate events and tourism alike. While there, he was being given a leadership role in organising the inaugural Super League Triathlon that was held at Hamilton Island.

Lucas Gamble

NSW State Manager

Lucas Gamble has always had a deep interest in helping people to achieve their personal development goals, and that’s why he is such a valued part of the Be Challenged team, as the NSW State Manager. Lucas has extensive experience in working in organisations that facilitate personal and professional development. He has previously held roles with Corporate Challenge, where he worked in the team building and team development spaces, before moving to Outward Bound as the Business Development Director, an organisation that supported disadvantaged young people by helping them attend personal development programs.

Hannah Breeney ‘Han’

Office Manager & Bookkeeper

Calm, focused and enthusiastic. Hannah is our Pom in Aus who moved here from London 6 years ago. Having worked for 9 years in the Finance industry as first a PA and then an Event Manager, Hannah has worked in large corporate organisations on the receiving end of our services. Hannah has great experience in organising corporate conferences and agendas, and has a well trained eye for incorporating team building activities into any event. As well as being our office admin saviour and bookkeeper, Hannah is happy to help with any queries you might have about your next Be Challenged event…

Our Victorian Team

Leigh Kitto ‘Kitts’

Sales Executive

Motivated, energetic and full of smiles, Leigh heads up our Melbourne Office looking after all things Sales and Marketing related as well as being a lead facilitator for programs in Victoria (basically she can do anything). Being involved in team building for over ten years and having worked with corporate teams across the Globe, Leigh has a solid understanding of the industry. Leigh’s passion for travel has taught her to always maintain an open mind, and she loves to engage with people from all walks of life.

Carly Halliday ‘Carls’

Event Director

Enthusiastic, motivated and bubbly with a massive smile that very rarely goes in to hiding. Carly is fierce like a lion yet as soft as a marshmellow that truly embraces life. She has a huge passion for encouraging and motivating people to live life at their fullest potential. With a degree in Sport and Exercise, Carly is a big doer which makes it terribly hard for her to sit on the sideline at any team event, however entertaining for those who know her when she is the observe.

Our Queensland Team

Simon Piltz ‘Piltzy’

Sales Executive

Born and bred in the small NSW country town of Leeton, this laid back lad has quite a few very iconic Aussie behaviours (and he prefers not to wear shoes). He is a very energetic and passionate person who loves being around people. Now living on the Gold Coast, he lives the lifestyle of fitness, sun and sand. He loves all things sport and adventure- in particular AFL, athletics and obstacle races. Simon is also surrounded by women and these are most important to him….they are his wife and 2 little girls.

Vanessa Mullen ‘Ness’

Event Director

Bright, bubbly and enthusiastic, Vanessa is the youngest of the Be Challenged team but brings a wealth of knowledge having studied International tourism and hotel management at Bond and coming from a role of events management within a prestigious tourist attraction on the Gold Coast.  Vanessa lives an active life, thriving off adventure and doing new things, giving anything a go. Embracing life is what she lives by. 

Claire Duke

Account Manager

Claire Duke is one of the highly skilled new recruits to Be Challenged. Joining the company in August 2017, she has already made a mark as an account manager through her drive and passion. Though new to Be Challenged, Claire is no stranger to quality event management, having previously served as the sales and events manager at SkyPoint Observation Deck in Queensland, for seven and a half years, another two and a half years as the sales executive at Events SkyPoint, and before that nearly nine years as business events co-ordinator at USANA Australia and New Zealand.


4/3 Gibbes St,
Chatswood, NSW 2067
1300 723 476
+61 421 667 631


10/27 Ascot Vale Rd
Flemington, VIC 3031
1300 723 476
+61 452 458 958

Gold Coast

2/42 Township Drive,
West Burleigh 4220 QLD
1300 723 476
+61 401 959 783


3/27 Magura Street,
1300 723 476
+61 401 959 783


16 Munt Street,
Bayswater WA 6053
1300 723 476
+61 421 667 631

Sunshine Coast

11 Fairmeadow Rd,
Nambour, QLD 4650
1300 723 476
+61 401 959 783


35 Degraves Cresent,
Wanniassa, ACT 2903
1300 723 476
+61 412 724 874