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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.

Finnian Kinsella, SBMS Intern Finnian Kinsella

Finnian is an RMIT graduate who excelled in a Business Entrepreneurship Program. His passion for business and marketing strategy, consulting and innovation, as well as his experience as a bartender and barista led him to found his own E-commerce business “Ecoshave”.

Finnian also volunteers his time tutoring underprivileged kids completing their VCE studies. His other hobbies include mixed Martial Arts and music production.
 Marques La Rosa Marques La Rosa 

Marques is currently undergoing her final year in the Bachelor of Advertising and Media at Macleay College. Throughout the course, she has undertaken a vast range of Social Media Strategy, Digital marketing, Copy writing and Content creation.

Marques hopes that when he has completed her degree, that she will use her skills in design and strategy to digitally manage touring artists around the world, via website creation, promotional content and merchandise creation.
Liam Ford, SBMS Intern Liam Ford

Liam is a recent Design Graduate and is up to date with all things design. Liam has completed his Bachelors of Creative Arts (Visual Communications Design). He is well versed in the Adobe Suite and other IT software. During this time Liam has worked with several small business and school related projects to further advance his skill set to meet clients requirements and deadlines. Liam specialises in Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop and can create anything you can throw at him.
Shantelle-Ann Marquis, Journalist Shantelle-Ann Marquis

Shantelle-Ann is a published journalist with over four years of experience in the media and news industry. Her work can be found in multiple newspapers, media and online news publications throughout Australia and New Zealand such as the EducationHQ, Hatch, Southbank News, CBD News, Docklands News, and many others.

At SBMS, Shantelle-Ann has been producing SEO generated written content for PR, website, blogs, social media, advertising, and marketing. She has also assisted photography, film and digital marketing interns in producing up-to-date and media trending content.
 Clarissa Langi, Intern at SBMS on QVM Project

Clarrissa Langi

Clarissa is a final year Commerce student at RMIT University, with a specialisation in marketing. Clarissa is working on social media planning, strategies, and Ad creative.

Currently a volunteer at two non-profit organisations in their retail and business and development department, she has always had a passion in marketing, and aims to work in the digital marketing industry in the future.

Clarissa enjoys Pilates and travelling.

 Harsh Goda, SBMS Intern

Harsh Goda

Harsh Goda is studying a Master’s Degree in MBA (I) majoring in Marketing at Deakin University Australia. He has several digital marketing certifications including SEO Foundations, Google AdWords Certification, and Google Analytics Certification.  Harsh is a marketing and graphic student who creates and promotes digital content and provides integrated marketing strategies for products and services. Harsh's core values are integrity, innovation and growth.


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.

Igor Kukulj, SBMS Intern Igor Kukulj

Igor is a 3rd year Advertising student at RMIT, currently interning with us as a Marketing Communications Coordinator. His aim is to plan out realistic long-term marketing strategies and set them up for their road to success in a fast-paced and ever changing environment. With a love of Advertising and a passion for helping local businesses thrive, Igor hopes to work in the Advertising industry as a Creative Strategist, and one day even have his very own full-service agency, focused on helping out local small businesses.
 Josh Medra

 Josh Medra

Josh is studying Diploma of Marketing and Communications at RMIT University and has created integrated marketing and communications plans and social media plans.  He loves playing sports and enjoys playing the drums. 


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