Our Team

Dennis Mackenzie

Property Training AustraliaDennis Mackenzie has extensive experience managing resorts in Queensland. The services he offers include:

  • Pre Opening,
  • Design and Planning,
  • Daily Operational assistance,
  • Computer Software Support and
  • Training and Staff selection.


Dennis is the definition of an industry leader and when it comes to Property Management and Real Estate. With over 30 years of experience and knowledge he has seen the industry take shape and grow, keeping in mind he was an expert in Property Management when Management Rights were just emerging on the Gold Coast.

He has opened dozens of resorts and hotels throughout Queensland and has trained countless Property Mangers over the years.

His first hand knowledge, experience and his vast network make him one of the most respected and sought after minds in the industry.

Dennis has always believed that education in conjunction with practical experience are essential to success in this industry. As CEO of PTA he prides himself and his business on providing personalized training to ensure all of PTA students leave our classrooms as professionals and future leaders of this industry.

He knows what the industry needs and will provide no less than the best when it comes to his students. So industry leaders know that if you were trained by PTA you are soon to be a master of your field.



Jamieson Mackenzie

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Marketing Director

Jamieson has grown up in the hospitality industry and was helping manage resorts since he could walk. Being raised in Hotels and pubs gave him a very unique inside look at the industry and he has literally lived it for years.

After a few years in travelling Europe as a freelance writer he has returned to Australia to focus his energy and creative outlet into the marketing of Property Training Australia.

Good marketing comes from unwavering belief in your product and Jamieson prides himself on his work and the company as a whole.

Because of Jamieson you will soon see Property Training Australia all around you.



Hannah Mackenzie

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Administration Manager

Hannah Mackenzie has enjoyed growing up living in resorts and hotels with her parents being the onsite managers for many years. She has always had an interest in hospitality and customer service. She began her career in hotels starting as a receptionist in small hotel. Hannah then worked for Oaks Hotels and Resorts for 6 years experiencing many areas of the hospitality industry such as front office, on-site caretaking and golf operations. During this time, Hannah was fortunate enough to travel to many places throughout Australia and New Zealand, assisting with pre-openings of new resorts and the installation and training of new software programs.

Hannah believes a customer’s experience is determined by the service they receive and at Property Training, our goal is to ensure our customers experience is the best it can be.

Our trainers

Sasha Jancevski

Property Training AustraliaSasha Jancevski has been a Noosa resident for the last 19 years. He brings a wealth of industry experience spanning some 21 years in Hotel/Motel Management, together with sales and marketing experience in the real estate industry to RMLT.

Working in the world renowned Hastings Street and the surrounding region over the past 13 years coupled with his Resort/Motel management skills ensures that accurate and professional information is always at hand.

With Sasha’s background, experience and work ethic, you couldn’t be in better hands when coming to learn, buy or sell one of your most valuable assets, Real Estate and Management Rights.

Michelle Johnstone

Property Training AustraliaMichelle Johnstone joined Resort Management Training as an accredited trainer in 2008 and is based on the Gold Coast. She has been involved in the hospitality industry for over 30 years and is a licensed real estate agent. Michelle’s expertise is due to owning her own management rights as well as managing on behalf of developers and companies.

Pre opening a resort at Kingslciff NSW is included with her experience in the management rights industry. Michelle’s training ability has included operational assistance, end of month procedure, accounts receivable and payable and computer and software support.

Duncan Carmichael

Property Training AustraliaDuncan Carmichael is our Far North Queensland property trainer. He lives in Townsville where he and his wife Karin run their own management rights business

Duncan has conducted property training courses for PTA in Airlie Beach, Townsville, Cairns and Port Douglas.

Fiona Hii

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Fiona Hii lives in Brisbane & enjoys delivering training in the Chinese ethnic groups as well as to the Australian public.
She owned & operated a town townhouse management rights business for 3.5 years, before working in apartment management near Brisbane city.
Fiona Joined PTA as a trainer since August 2016.  She is also a strong believer that education in conjunction with practical experience are essential to success in this industry.  Her goal is to set up a real-life onsite management office, which allows students to observe how such agencies work.

Ron Alcock

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Ron is highly respected in the real estate industry on the Gold Coast and is a diligent and tireless advocate for good Agency practice and has sound marketing and management skills and uncanny people skills.

With the experience and knowledge Ron has gained over his 40 year career, there is nothing more rewarding or satisfying than being able to pass on these skills to new people entering the real estate industry.

Ron holds a current Queensland Real Estate License and has fulfilled his requirements for TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.