GAO Group International

GAO is a strategy and marketing agency specializing in the tourism, aviation, hospitality, food & wine and retail sectors. We provide strategic planning, marketing (digital and traditional), creative / brand services and trade development solutions for business looking to grow their business in the international market place. From our Melbourne, Australia headquarters and office in Shanghai, GAO delivers tailored, end-to-end solutions to help brands grow their presence in the Asian markets. GAO has been working in the Canadian market since 2015, and is currently working with clients such as Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Rocky Mountaineer on strategic, marketing and digital projects. GAO Group International also includes an in-house premium snow holiday tour operator. GAO Snow has been delivering bespoke, luxury snow experiences to exclusive worldwide destinations since 2016.

GAO Company Services:   


  • Operational strategy & planning
  • Consumer research & market insights
  • Government relations
  • Partnership & Trade development


  • Consumer & destination marketing
  • Digital marketing – online, mobile, social
  • Public relations & communications
  • Event management


  • Brand strategy & optimization
  • Content development
  • Film & photography production
  • Asian language translation & design