About Us

Bugseye is based in Sydney and provides products and services to government and business clients across Australia.

Steve Harvey is manging director and has a background in financial journalism and corporate affairs working for The Australian newspaper and for Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton. He has run his own graphic design agency and has spent the last 10 years working with data and information to offer a range of business solutions including Pinpoint and the Australian Business Atlas. He is a member of Economic Development Australia, the national professional body for eonomic development pratitioners.

Leanne Copping is a non executive director and has more than 20 years experience working in journalism, public affairs and marketing roles for government at all levels. She is a member of IAP2, the International Association for Professional Participation, which seeks to promote and improve the practice of public participation or community engagement.

Ray Sparvell is our Canberra-based associate director and provides content development and media relations services and has over 25 years’ experience in the development of winning communications strategies at a global level for a range of multinational clients. He has worked extensively in mainstream national media as a specialist commentator on a diverse range of topics. He has the ability to take technical information and turn it into reader-friendly prose for a wide range of audiences. He has extensive experience as a writer and editor for government clients.

We team up with other consultants when required to bring in the additional resources or specific areas of expertise required for specific projects.

We are prequalified under the NSW Department of Services, Technology and Administration Prequalification Scheme: Performance and Management Services under:

  • Work type 2 – Infrastructure and Major Projects
  • E. Communication (including stakeholder engagement and communication)
  • Work type 4 – Organisational Capability
  • D. Communication (including corporate communication; strategic communication; issues management; media and public relations; event management).