ISSA Oceania adds to local team

Global cleaning association expands local division following appointments of two new employees.

Global cleaning association ISSA has expanded its Oceania division, with the appointment of two new team members.

Thomas Walkerden has been appointed as the division’s first membership specialist. Walkerden comes with strong sales, account management and business development experience, having worked for both national and multi-national companies.

Walkerden is responsible for interacting with ISSA members, as well as delivering individual consultation. As the membership specialists, he will strategise new practices to improve ISSA’s services.

Chloe Roumanos has also been appointed international marketing specialist. Roumanos has extensive marketing experience having previously managed brand campaigns, developed promotional material, planned and executed digital and communication campaigns.

Roumanos supports the Oceania, Asia-pacific and China regions, informing cleaning industry professionals about ISSA’s developments and the support the association offers to all members. Roumanos will also promote events, educational workshops and new member benefits through comprehensive marketing and communication activities.

Her main focus for Oceania this year will be assisting with the co-ordination of the ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo taking place in Melbourne on 23 and 24 October.

ISSA Oceania manager Lauren Micallef said ISSA looks forward to having both Walkerden and Roumanos on board.

“Due to the increasing membership base, our growing ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo and the number of activities scheduled for this year we have expanded our Oceania team,” said Micallef.

“We look forward to having both Tom and Chloe on board to expand ISSA and its benefits in the Oceania and Asia Pacific regions even more.”

Photo caption: Chloe Roumanos and Thomas Walkerden

Comment below to have your say on this story.

If you have a news story or tip-off, get in touch at info@

Sign up to INCLEAN NZ’s newsletter.

Leave a comment:

Your email address will not be published. All fields are required