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SBMS Interns

Traders Connect


SBMS has established relationships with a number of universities including RMIT, Chisholm, Deakin, and Latrobe in providing opportunities for students to gain professional experience and practice the skills they are studying by working directly with QVM Traders. 


Coming from a broad category of backgrounds and personal interests, our interns share one thing in common:  their love for local small business.  They’re passionate about putting their skills to good use, each ready and eager to take up the challenge and help QVM traders.  The value they bring cannot be understated. Our Interns’ capabilities include photography, videography, graphic design, web design, SEO, communications and marketing.


Need help with any of the following? We can help for FREE

  • Digital Marketing - Google My Business, Facebook, Instagram, QVM website, Citations etc.
  • New website or update existing website (including e-commerce website)
  • Graphic Design (signage, business cards etc, re-usable bag design)
  • New Brand Design
  • Logo Update
  • Product Photography
  • Videos
  • Marketing Material Creation

Meet our Interns

SBMS Intern, Jack McMahon at QVM

Jack McMahon

Jack has been creating photographic and video content for over 4 years now. After he finished Secondary School he relocated to Melbourne to chase his passion.

This ultimately led him to study Film & TV Production at Swinburne University, where he gained a comprehensive understanding of the video production process including pre-production, production and post-production. He is familiar with using a wide range of equipment including: cameras, lights, microphones, gimbals, tripods, etc.

Jack has worked on various forms of video content including documentaries, short films, music videos, advertisements, promotional videos, wedding videos, real estate videos, live music performances and a live action musical.

Jack is very hard working, diligent and truly passionate about what he does. You can be sure that Jack will always give 100% and be a joy to work with.

Ryan Keach, SBMS Intern Ryan Keach

Ryan is a recent Business Graduate with a focus on marketing. He loves digital marketing and aspires to run his own agency one day. 
Ryan spent time working as an intern for a marketing agency and has solid experience with SEO. This experience includes keyword research, competitor keyword analysis, researching for blog content, and assembling blog calendars and briefs for copywriters.


Ryan’s passion outlets include both photography and videography. These skills are his current focus as he would like to start integrating them with his digital marketing.

 Alyssa Payne

Alyssa Pane

Alyssa is in her second year studying a Bachelor of Business Marketing (Applied) at RMIT University. Throughout her course, she has gained valuable skills in digital marketing, market research and economics.

Alyssa is a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual and is passionate about helping small businesses build their digital platform.

Natasha Goh Natasha Goh

Natasha is graduating from RMIT with a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and has gained interest in digital marketing while studying at RMIT. With some short experience working in an advertising agency, she has developed a passion for digital marketing and wants to pursue a successful career in the marketing industry. Hoping to hone her skills set and gain experience in this field, she looks forward to making a difference for small businesses.
 Jake Micheli, Intern at SBMS on QVM Project

Jake Micheli

Jake is a passionate graduate of Business Marketing at RMIT with experience in brand, product development and social influence.

Jake has strong interest in consumer product, retail, travel, entertainment and events management industries, focused on product development, digital marketing, email marketing, graphic design, website design, photography and branding brand value building and advertising.

Jake is an adaptable and responsible individual with advanced communication and team inclusive skills.

 Bailey Werner, SBMS Intern

Bailey Werner

Bailey is passionate about all things technology and spends much of his spare time exploring new and exciting products that can enrich businesses in their digital marketing activities. Bailey is currently in the final year of his Business (Marketing) degree and hopes to lead a meaningful career in the Marketing landscape. Originally from the Mornington Peninsula, you may find Bailey exploring nature with friends and family whilst indulging in the food and drinks that the local wineries, bars, and cafes have to offer.

 Kenneth Sanchez, SBMS intern

Kenneth Sanchez

Kenneth Sanchez is a student from Deakin University completing his Bachelor's degree in Information Technology majoring in Cyber Security. He has experience in Web Development, Graphic Design, and is building his knowledge for Cyber Security.

He’s interested in pop culture, art and basketball.

 Mandy Goh, SBMS Intern

Mandy Goh

Mandy is currently a Marketing student at RMIT University who also took Creative Advertising and Graphic Design throughout the course. Mandy loves to use her interest in creative arts and design in her marketing course work. Combining her marketing knowledge and self-learned skills in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Premiere Pro, she was also able to help earn sales for a start-up company with her very own wall sticker design. Since then, her ultimate goal is to open a small creative business while working in the digital marketing industry.

Mandy is looking forward to further advance her skill sets through graphic design, promotional content, website design and more for small businesses in QVM.

Daniel Chong SBMS Intern

Daniel Chong

Daniel is a final year Business student specializing in Marketing at RMIT University. He has experience in Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing and Management and Website Designing. He also has experience with the Adobe Suite, creating content for his university sports club. 

Daniel has an interest in coding, and in his spare time enjoys playing sports and drowning himself in music.

 Isabella Kurth

 Isabella Kurth

Bella is a final year Business Marketing Student at RMIT and is a passionate, innovative and hardworking young woman, with a keenness to cultivate her leadership skills and forge her future career path in the Marketing and Communications industry. Through industry experience and extra-curricular activities, Bella has developed her skills in digital marketing, paid advertising, email marketing, PR & Promotional activities and SEO content creation, while also being a team player.
 Rachael Hatherley

Rachael Hatherley

Rachael is in her final year studying a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and Communication Design at Monash University. Throughout her course, she has grown a particular interest in digital marketing and branding.

Rachael is passionate about all things social media, SEO, content creation, and design. She is enthusiastic about helping businesses explore new and exciting ways to grow through creative marketing solutions.

Indiana Stanfield

Indiana Stanfield

Indiana is in her final year of studies at RMIT, where she is currently doing a Bachelor of Business with a double major in Management and Marketing. She has worked at Woolworths for the last 4 years and is interested in the inner workings of a business, small and large.

She wishes to pursue a career in marketing, with a long-term plan of managing her own business

Mikayla Burrell

Mikayla Burrell

Mikayla is currently studying a Bachelor of Business Marketing (Applied) at RMIT University. She is a hard working student and is passionate about helping small businesses. Through her studies and industry experience she has cultivated her skills in email marketing, SEO and social media management.  Mikayla is interested in yoga and reading.

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