Bill Atkinson - Relief Management -
Last update: 08 September 2019.
Yes! You can take a break for a day or a week,
(without being concerned)
Small business relief manager specialising in Management Rights
- Honest and reliable
- Excellent knowledge of South East Queensland
- Queensland tourism operator for 40 years
- Previously an owner operator of buses, a restaurant and travel club, limousines (manufacturing and operation)
and manager of permanent and holiday complexes
Over the past 40 years I have developed and operated a variety ofï¿½ businesses in South East Queensland.ï¿½ Iï¿½ have started and operated these businesses and so have been involved in all management areas - marketing, public relations, accounting , personnel etc.
2007 - current ï¿½Relief manager
2004 - 2007 ï¿½Manager, Castles in the Sky
ï¿½49 houses on eight acres in gated complex in Arundel.
1998-2004ï¿½Manager, Sunset Court Holiday Apartmentsï¿½
ï¿½21 holiday apartments in Surfers Paradise.ï¿½ Committee member of QRAMA.
1992-1997ï¿½Managing Director,ï¿½ Explorer Gold Coast
ï¿½Starting with one mini bus in 1992, the business was built up to three buses over five years carrying tourists to major Gold Coast attractions.ï¿½
1989-1997ï¿½Managing Director,ï¿½ Sovereign Engineering Pty Ltd.
ï¿½I built a factory in Brisbane which manufactured stretch limousines and hearses.
1987-1992ï¿½Managing Director, Sovereign Limousines Pty Ltd
ï¿½This business was started with three limousines and over a period of five years grew to an owner driver business of 15 vehicles. Committee member of Limousine Association of Queensland.
1980-1987 Managing Director,ï¿½ Bungunyah Mountain Retreat Pty Ltd.
ï¿½I developed Bungunyah Restaurant on Tamborine Mountain having bought a dilapidatedï¿½ï¿½ building and finishing with an historic licensed restaurant.ï¿½
1967-1979ï¿½Managing Director,ï¿½ International Adventures Pty Ltd.
Operated safari style trips all over Australia and overland to London.ï¿½ At the same premises I establishedï¿½ The Adventurers Club,ï¿½ Riverside Folk Club and The Brisbane Jazz Club.
Handyman familiar with workshop and power gardening tools. Heavy vehicle driving licence, restricted, letting licence, reasonable computer skills and previous holder of limousine, licensed restaurant and gaming licence. Currently learning Hirum - prefer no end of month settlements.
1955- 1997ï¿½Various marketing and tourism based seminars and courses
1963-1966ï¿½Advertising Diploma Course.ï¿½ Brisbane Technical College
1955-1962ï¿½Leaving Certificate.ï¿½ The Kings School,ï¿½ Sydney
Guide to fees
Fees are $210 per day.