LizWardManaging Director, Digital Coaching International

Liz is a committed advocate for innovation and technology and how they can sustain and grow businesses and over her successful career has played a pivotal role in establishing Queensland regions in the online market place.

Liz has over 20 years experience specialising in IT for tourism, an industry that she loves.  Liz has pioneered many first-time strategic initiatives that have had lasting impacts including starting up the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse (ATDW) and being its CEO for over ten years.   Liz is a recognised expert in digital strategy for tourism.

Today, Liz is Managing Director of Digital Coaching International – a network of experts who assist business operators through the process of digitising their marketing and business processes. 

Liz and her two female business partners are also responsible for the set up of an innovative online learning community, Tourism Tribe, which launched in July 2015 and is already providing online coaching and support to hundreds of small business operators around Australia and the world to make digital work for them.

Liz is a Fellow of both the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Australian Institute of Management and holds an Advanced Diploma in Business from University of Southern Queensland.

Liz has been a director on several boards, including Tourism and Events Queensland and presently, Queenslanders Credit Union.


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