Our Sales Managers

Christina Taylor
Founder & Managing Director

Christina is accomplished sales director and has been in wholesale for over 18 years, prior to that at national retail manager level. She is highly adaptable, quick to read trends and consumer buying habits. An all-rounder in the industry, experienced in launching young brands to market, selling across all product categories with strong expertise in occasionwear. As a result of being a full time working mum, her passion & focus is now in Eco-friendly, natural, wellness products.

Amy Nutsford
General Manager

Amy has been with Halation Agency as a sales manager for over a year managing our beauty division. She comes from a background in luxury fashion buying, having worked across Womenswear, Menswear and Fine Jewellery and understands both sides of the wholesale business. From personal experience, she understands the buyer’s needs and habits. Amy is a multi-tasker, juggles well and also assists in managing and scheduling her brands marketing through EDMS.

Lisa Buchholz
Head of Contemporary Sales

With over 30 years experience Lisa is a specialist in Fashion Industry. Exposure from all facets Lisa’s skills include development & design through to buying & importing of Luxury brands while always remaining at the forefront with her customers. She is professional and passionate about the customer experience and giving personalised service. Lisa has a solid business acumen and a deep knowledge of the current & international fashion industry.

Marin Hartfield
Operations & Sales Manger

Marin has been at Halation for nearly four years, working across operations and our accessory brands. Her passion is in the people, connecting the right retailers to the right suppliers – and growing strong relationships with both. Marin has experience in both close to market and indent ranges – with a focus on ethical categories.

Hayley Sprowles
Senior Sales Manager

Hayley joined the Halation team in January of 2020 and comes from an extensive background working within the fashion industry. Her experience covers retail management, visual merchandising, buying and wholesale sales working across contemporary fashion, denim, footwear, leather goods and accessories both in national and international markets. Hayley has a strong focus on building strong, loyal and profitable customer relationships for both the client and the store and can act as a mobile sales agent who is on the road to visit in-store to service all client and customer needs.

Georgina Davis
Senior Sales Manager

Georgina first joined Halation Agency in 2015 with 10 plus years of experience in Fashion wholesale in an agency environment which means she is an experienced cross seller. Having worked across both international & local fashion brands during her career, her expertise lies in mid to premium fashion. She is a compassionate seller, she listens to requests & acts on them, caring deeply for both the retailers and brands’ success.

Gaia Torres
Showroom Director & Sales Manager

Originally from Milan, Gaia moved to Sydney 5 years ago after spending a year in London where she started her career in wholesale working for a well known multi brands showroom. She is an allrounder in the business, looking after the website and CRM side of Halation and working across mainly the premium fashion labels. Her passion is for quality over quantity and going above & beyond for the customers and suppliers.

Jacqui Narunsky
Sales & Marketing Manager

Jacqui is the newest member to Halation team as our Sales & Marketing Manager. Her previous role was in a fast pace fashion sales agency so she is no stranger to performing multiple tasks. She comes from a background in fashion design and graphics, having worked across premium and fast fashion womenswear brands & understands every step to making a label a success; wholesale, design, production, branding & the marketing side of the business.

Gemma Le vin
Sales Manager

Gemma has been working at Halation for a little under a year. She comes from a background in Retail Sales, Editorial & Personal Fashion Styling that spans over 10 years. With her experience she understands the needs & expectations of the retail industry from the consumers perspective. Gemma works across Contemporary Fashion, Skin Care & Beauty.

Pip glinn
Sales Manager

Pip is the newest member of Halation Agency, joining the team as a Sales Manager. Originally from London, but with an Australian passport, Pip has worked across both eyewear and Fine Jewellery brands. Pip’s experience includes national and international wholesale sales management, visual merchandising and retail team training. Pip enjoys working closely with clients to develop strong and lasting relationships.
Pip works across accessories, eyewear, jewellery, skincare and beauty.

Cindy Ho
Sales Manager

Cindy has been working at Halation Agency for over one year as a sales manager and administrator. Cindy has previously worked as a customer banking specialist with Commonwealth Bank and ANZ, however her passion lies in the fashion industry. Cindy’s skill set lies within attention to detail in all administration tasks, developing customer relationships and seeking new business opportunities – with a focus on international prospects.

Sophie Kresevic
Junior Sales Manager

Sophie joined Halation Agency this year having recently moved over from Adelaide where she built and grew her own retail business for the past few years. Moving to Sydney for a sea change, Sophie already used Halation Agency as her “go to” for giftware brands and was thrilled to join the team. Being on the other side of the business as an owner, Sophie knows what small business owners need and loves to build personal relationships with her clients.