We are Rick and Julie Rodgers, a management couple, offering Relief Management for Motels, Resorts and Tourist Parks
Rick & Julie Rodgers

Back to Relief Managers home page for professional relieving management coupleOur Relief Management Skills developed over 9 years as Owners and Operators of our own Hospitality property, gave us the skills to be professional relieving managers for motels on a management couple basis. Our References will show a Professional Aproach to honest Motel Relief Management.Comments from our guests show that we are people oriented and suited to Relief Management.Contact us with your Motel Relief Management requirements.


Our Resume takes us back over 20 years and shows skills and experience in the areas of Sales, Marketing, Leadership and a Hands On, "Roll the Sleeves Up" approach to life. A printer friendly version of our Resume, should you wish to keep it on file, is available here. This is an Adobe.pdf file and you need Adobe Acrobat reader to view the file. If you need the reader, it is available as a free download.
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Experience 2003-Current - Full time freelance contractors providing short term Relief Management to the motel industry.

1994–2003 Fox Mountain Lodge Caboolture, Qld


  • We built this business from the ground up.
  • Developed and implemented a marketing plan aimed at both domestic and international markets.
  • Established a range of accommodation and meals packages to cater to selected niche markets.
  • Built a loyal client base that came to rely on our high standards.
  • Catered to special functions eg., birthdays, anniversaries and theme events.
  • Developed advertising and promotional media via MS Word, Excel & Publisher.
  • Developed, published & maintained web site and managed target e-mail list.
  • Set up web site domain, configured www and mail servers.
  • Hands on every aspect including meal planning & preparation, all housekeeping.
  • EFTPOS electronic banking & Internet banking, Book keeping - M.Y.O.B Accounting Plus & all grounds maintenance.
  • Relieving Managers at Amaroo Resort, Trinity Beach North Queensland. November 1999, December 2000, June 2001, April 2002 & January 2003. 
    (This was short term relief so that the resident managers could take recreation leave.)
Rick 1984–1994 John Page Motors. Caboolture, Qld

Sales Manager New Vehicles

  • Overseeing all aspects of New Car Dealership sales and customer liaison.
  • Preparation of ad campaigns, sales targets, delivery deadlines & stock control.
  • 3 month forward ordering for imported vehicle stocks via Nissan’s central computer node.
  • Always in the Top 5 Regional/State Sales Achievers.
  • Received Nissan Motor company’s highest sales award 1989.
  • Attained Nissan Gold Ambassador status by exceeding sales targets and 100% Customer Satisfaction Index.
Julie 1991–1996 John Page Motors Caboolture, Qld

Service Advisor

  • All aspects of Service Reception, bookings & mechanical staff control.
  • Computer generated invoicing and payments received.
  • Co-ordinating job cards and spare parts ordering to ensure job completion.
  • Nissan Warranty and customer liaison.
Julie 1987–1991 Mango Tree Restaurant Caboolture, Qld.

Food & Beverage

  • Buffet Supervisor and customer satisfaction
  • All aspects of Bar and drink service.
  • Food planning and preparation.















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