About Us

Headlines is a public relations and project management consultancy meeting the ever-changing needs of business and community groups in Mount Isa and North West Queensland.

Owned and operated by Katie Schrodter, Headlines specialises in providing tailored contract project officer services to small business, community groups, government departments and industry.

Our core business and area of expertise includes event management, project coordination, partnership and network building, community engagement and consultation, business planning, funding applications, market research, media and Public Relations and planning for community groups and events.

Headlines are a results orientated business with a strong focus on professional ethics and a single unwavering focus of achievement. This translates into an honest and ethical approach that uses professionalism and passion to exceed client expectations.

Our Approach

All client information is treated with the highest level of confidentiality. Headlines company policy includes strict compliance with current privacy laws and acts. Headlines understand the importance of trust in building and maintaining professional relationships.


Headlines aims to achieve desired results in required timeframes. Headlines are a broad based consultancy service and will only act and provide general advice on assigned tasks within the designated authority level.


Individual quotes are provided to prospective clients in line with requirements and possible approved outsourcing for specialised services.


Headlines are committed to develop a shared strategic approach to achieving outcomes, minimising confusion and increasing project ownership and community capacity.


About Katie

Headlines Managing Officer Katie Schrodter has demonstrated experience and well established networks in North West Queensland.

Katie has a background in Marketing, Small Business Management and Development, Community Engagement and Event Management. With a degree in Business, majoring in Small Business and an Advanced Diploma in Event Management Katie’s qualifications teamed with a meticulous and tireless work ethic ensures every project is delivered with the utmost attention to detail and professionalism.

Previous projects successfully delivered in the region include;

  • Prepare detailed plans and reports including feasibility studies, strategic plans, business plans, marketing plans, project plans and investment guides.
  • Prepare detailed funding applications.
  • Advocate the importance of business management, business planning, business development and act as a sounding board in the process.
  • Link client, where appropriate, to existing local/regional initiatives.
  • Coordinate events to inform, plan and act on various topics in line with the identified needs of community and business groups.
  • Event management, specialising in creating and implementing strategic and innovative sponsorship, media and promotional campaigns and event growth and development.
  • Coordinate detailed corporate and event marketing and public relations initiatives including websites, advertising campaigns and company prospectuses.

To ensure we can deliver your every project requirement Headlines additionally have a comprehensive network of reliable and professional contractors; from printers and graphic designers to talent management firms.