About Us

Who We Are

An international, multi-award winning team of passionate, highly experienced and qualified trainers, facilitators, psychologists, HR experts, business coaches and leadership and team development experts.

Why Choose Us

  • Having won 8 international and national Awards for our work in the fields of leadership and team development, executive coaching and empowering women, we are passionate about what we do and are renowned across many sectors and internationally for the high-quality services we provide.
  • We know our stuff and consistently help our clients meet their key business outcomes, over and over again
  • Our results and testimonials say it all
  • We enjoy continued ongoing expansion and demand for our services in Australia and the South Pacific Region that accurately reflects our position as Supplier of Choice.

What We Believe In

Firstly, we stand for the common good of all and are strong on doing things to help greater causes – developing and helping people at all levels, world peace, the empowerment of women and children and protecting and looking after animals and all things in our care

Given the right circumstances and opportunity, every individual, team, organisation and community can grow and thrive to reach their/its full potential. We help clients achieve strategic business outcomes through leadership, management and people development strategies and techniques at all levels and by using a range of easy to implement HR and Organisational development strategies.

We work with different cultures, across nations

With a core team of 8 – 12 experienced facilitators and trainers, we work on various Continents to help leaders, teams, Organisations and women to grow by encouraging collaboration, commitment, respect and integrity. When we teach others, we learn too – from all our clients across Australia and internationally, in Fiji.

Our Talented Team


Caryn Walsh

Caryn Walsh is a much sought after international leadership and team development specialist, lecturer, facilitator, conference speaker, executive coach and transformational change agent.

Over an impressive 25 year career, she has worked in private practice, lectured at two leading Sydney based universities for over a decade and has consulted to countless organisations in Australia and overseas in areas of leadership, team development and organisational psychology and resilience.

At the helm of Pure Magic International Business Solutions Pty Ltd, Caryn leads an impressive and highly educated team who focus on ‘Growing People and Transforming Organisations’ in the corporate, community and education sectors,

Under her leadership, Pure Magic works extensively in Australia and the South Pacific Region, with a focus on Fiji.

The Pure Magic team work in both Australia and Fiji is across many different sectors – government, education, private enterprises, banks, hospitality, retail, NFP’s and the hotel industry, as examples.

Caryn and her team run a range of on-site and online training and development Programs for women at all levels of Organisations to help them grow in confidence and thrive in their careers and life overall.

Well-known for her animated, lively and humorous delivery style, Caryn is a sought after speaker at Conferences, both within Australia and internationally.

Her passion for individual, team and leadership development and her love of life, people and learning place her among the top facilitators in her field.

With various degrees in psychology, communications and a Masters in counselling, Caryn is accredited in a string of organisational personality, team building, leadership and emotional intelligence tools.


Sue Nielsen

Sue, an experienced psychologist and facilitator, has been helping individuals and teams maximize their potential for over thirty years.

Having worked with corporations, community groups and families, both nationally and internationally over her career, Sue has achieved outstanding business success by applying a number of modalities in her work, including transformational learning, positive and cognitive psychology and most importantly, emotional intelligence.

Sue runs successful practices in Bowral and Goulburn and her areas of interests include conflict resolution, dealing with change, loss and grief, accidental counselling and helping people deal with bullying and harassment.

Her vision to share her knowledge with others resulted in one of her highest achievements – to co-found Pure Magic International Business Solutions. She is also responsible for the development of the online learning arm of the organization.

With an honours degree in psychology and with expert insight into human motivation and behaviour, Sue is well known for her ability to help others transform their lives.


Ian Mackay

With 35 years as a senior executive and consultant to private industry, government and not-for-profit sectors in the field of strategy development and implementation, business improvement, executive coaching, project and change management, Ian has worked both within Australia and internationally.

As a lead consultant, facilitator and business coach, he has developed a strong track record of applying his strategic knowledge and experience to deliver tangible benefits for clients, particularly in challenging environments undergoing change and significant transformation.

As a specialist in board performance, director services, assisting peak industry bodies and SME businesses with diagnostic research and organisational change, Ian has successfully executed key strategic development, research, and outsourced management projects for government and peak professional organisations.

He is a Fellow of Australian Institute of Company Directors, an Associate Consultant with the Advanced Manufacturing Centre, an Enterprise Connect Executive Leadership and Mentoring registered consultant, an AIG Small Business Advisory Services – Natural Disaster Assistance Program consultant, an Accredited Business Mentor (ISMPE), and a Business Advisor for the NSW Government Small Biz Connect program and The Small Business Institute.

He brings a wide range of knowledge and experience to the Pure Magic Team.


Gail Miller

A Human Resources specialist, Gail Miller has enjoyed an impressive career with a focus on people and organisational performance, both as an in-house practitioner and as an external Management Consultant.

She specializes in change management, HR organisational strategy and development, recruitment and retention of staff, competency and performance assessment, people development and coaching andmentoring for leadership and personal empowerment.

She has worked with Membership and Not for Profit organizations, Government Agencies, and Corporate and Private sector companies in Australia and internationally.

Her career highlights include working on a global HR best practice programme and running a HR professional services consultancy.

She has a sense of purpose and curiosity and her clients’ and colleagues attest to her determination and wide ranging broad based knowledge.

Her qualifications include Journalism, Arts, Business Studies, Leadership and Management.

Head Shot

Beau Ushay

Beau Ushay is a marketing consultant having spent over 15 years helping brands tell their stories. With extensive experience working with some of the world’s biggest media companies, Beau brings a broad cross-section of media and marketing skills to the Pure Magic team.

Beau has a long track record of working with audiences to better understand what drives people’s actions, to understand motivation and speak to those drivers.

Beau is passionate about what Pure Magic is doing to help Empower Women to Thrive and takes great pride in the change the business brings to people’s lives both personally and professionally. Helping individuals and teams reach their full potential.


2020: Winner:  Highly Commended –  Best leadership Development Program, Australia – Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD)

2020: Finalist:  Best leadership Development Program, Australia – Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD)

2020: Finalist:  Best Diversity and Inclusion Program, Australia – Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD)

2017: Finalist:  Best Implementation of a Blended Solution –  Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD)

2016: Coach of the Australian CEO of the Year (APAC)

2015: Finalist: Australian Learning and Development Professional of the Year Award – Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD)

2015: Finalist: Australian Woman in International Business Award (Premiers NSW Exports Awards)

2014: Winner:  Top Team Program – Highly Commended Award for Organisational Effectiveness – Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD)

Our Clients

Some great clients that Pure Magic Business has worked with.


What they say about us