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Who We Are
We Help You Do More of What You Love!

Kick Consulting was created to help successful entrepreneurs focus on growing their business instead of getting stuck managing it. 

We understand there is a transitional stage, where the business gets big enough to need a manager, but not big enough to need one full time!

 

We are here to optimise your business for you!

We know, as the business owner you don’t have time to implement the strategies and all the brilliant ideas you have because you are trying to juggle too much already. This is where we come in and take some of those duties away and help you implement the vision and strategy you have for the business.

 

We believe technology is the answer.

 

With over 15 years of experience in business management and optimisation, we've seen enough proof of that.

Elena Korolkova Kick Consulting Founder
Elena Korolkova
CEO & Founder
Business Automation & Monday.com Expert

Elena is the one that makes the world spin at Kick. 

 

During her consulting days in financial planning companies, Elena found many companies needed a hand integrating technologies into their business and didn't have time to do so. 

 

This inspired her to start Kick Consulting, where she could help successful entrepreneurs get access to an experienced, well rounded and knowledgeable Business Optimisation Project Manager on the terms they need and for a fraction of the cost of a full-time staff.

 

Elena has an entrepreneurial spirit and is an innovator at heart who loves technology and embraces new trends. She spent the last 15 years managing businesses of all sizes, implementing new technology, optimizing processes and making the change stick.

Elena is a Monday.com Expert and Partner and loves working with businesses helping them optimise their Monday.com experience.

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Joy
Monday.com Specialist 

Joy joined Kick Consulting in August 2020. 

Joy is a Filipino native who left her 7-year corporate job to become a Consultant. She now collaborates remotely with business owners from all around the world using her creativity, time management, problem-solving, and analytical skills to help entrepreneurs reduce cost by implementing powerful business management tools.

 

In her time aside from working, you’ll find her going on road trips with her fiancé, chilling out with some good music, watching Netflix series, reading blogs, cuddling her dog, and grabbing coffee at her favourite cafés.

Ebony Tipene
Head of Operations

Ebony began working for Kick in July 2021 just as the business went through a major shift in gears.

Ebony brings with her 20 years of retail management experience and a tonne of knowledge when it comes to business systems and processes.

She recently left the corporate world to pursue her dream of working from home, creating an online-based contracting business supporting businesses with their operational tasks.

Ebony loves to spend time with her family and enjoys diving into personal development and coaching.

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Kirrily

Kirrily started working with Kick Consulting in February 2021 as a virtual assistant, she comes with over 15 years of global executive assistant experience.

 

She started her own VA business after working in the corporate world for 20 plus years in Australia and Hong Kong.

 

Kirrily loves the flexibility her role gives and enjoys working with a wide range of businesses. At Kick, she supports the whole team in different parts of the business allowing it all to run smoothly.

 

On the weekends Kirrily enjoys supporting her 3 children at their desired sport and spending quality time with her family.

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Simone

Simone is a seasoned South African Project Manager with both Operations and Country Management experience over a wide range of industries spanning 17+ years. As the youngest and first female to lead large territories for both Toshiba's Global Commerce Solutions division and Logic Information Systems Dubai based operation, with areas of responsibility encompassing the Middle-East and Africa, she made the decision to move away from the corporate sales arena and return to South Africa as an Independent Consultant for nearly half a decade before joining the Kick Consulting team as a remote PM in October 2021.

 

“At Kick, my focus is on simplifying complex workflows.
I enjoy every aspect of the customer journey and the best part of my workday is engaging one-on-one with our clients and creating the processes they envision for their business.”

Nicola

Nicola joined the incredible Kick team in October 2021.

While painting and renovating her country home on the Far South Coast of NSW with her husband, Nicola realised she needed to alter her work outcomes. She wanted to work for a fully remote and distributed company that encourages flexible working hours with supportive leadership and team. The company needed to provide leading business experience and advice while implementing software that removes or streamlines the day-to-day tasks. Big ask, but it was here that Kick and Nic came together!

Nicola brings over 20 years of IT project management experience coupled with an incredible range of understanding of industry best practices businesses. Nic is a natural-born organiser with high attention to detail and problem-solving ability. She can see the big picture and many sides of a situation, and she is skillful in overcoming obstacles by finding innovative solutions. You won't get IT jargon out of Nic as it's understanding and talking your business talk where it all starts.

In her spare time, Nic continues to renovate her home and property with her husband (does it ever end?) and is also looking at investing in a bus to renovate into a tiny house!

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Kevin

Kevin is currently taking up a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. While he is excelling in his studies, he joined Kick Consulting in 2020 to learn more about businesses, tech, and systems, and contribute his skills as a Junior Implementation Specialist. He likes to do various things like singing, dancing, watching movies, reading, and playing video games with his friends during his free time. He also likes solving problems that require computations and when he gets into it, he won’t stop until he understands it.

Lauren

Lauren is a big picture thinker and likes to unravel collaborative thoughts and ideas to create epic processes. She is open-minded, creative, and has a strong work ethic.

Lauren has spent the last 10 years supporting businesses and entrepreneurs in various roles as a freelancer, working with both start-ups and established businesses.

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Joe

Joe joined Kick consulting early 2021 and became an integral part of the team. Joe looks after Kicks’ website and all digital communications.

For the previous 5 years, Joe was an integral part of a fast-growing, Australian-based startup that operated in the travel industry. However, Covid-19 forced him to consider other options in his career and since then he's been expanding his skills in customer relationship management, digital marketing, UI/UX, copywriting, and website development. He's currently expanding his brand, working with customers from all over the world to improve their businesses and websites.

When he's not working he spends his time studying for a Masters degree in Business Management and enjoys reading, working out, or most recently playing the guitar. Joe currently lives in the Philippines, with his partner.