Business Category Specific experience / pitch proposition
Associations / institutes / Spoken at the following Associations:
organisations • Australian Institute of Management
• Mortgage Institute Association of Australia
• Credit Union Association of Australia
• YPO / EO / CEO
Banking and Finance Worked with many of Australia’s largest finance and
banking customers addressing both internal middle
management on leadership as a keynote and as a
series of workshops.
Also addressed their brokers and clients on
FutureProofing their business. This was done through
road show events.
Clients include ING / AMP / Bank of Queensland /
Mortgage Institute Association of Australia / Credit
Union Association of Australia.
Legal Have partnered with many legal firms conducting
breakfast and lunchtime keynotes to their clients on
business topics of the day.
Hospitality Was a lead speaker for six years at Australia’s top
hospitality group, Australian Leisure and Hospitality
Spoken at the Choice Hotels annual conference for
the Asia Pacific region, as the lead keynote, 2 years
Franchise Been one of Australia’s leading franchise business
consultants for 20 years.
Consulted to over 300 brands in six different
Spoken on the topic to potential franchisees and
franchisees and to franchise groups in sixteen
Been a franchisee twice and more recently a
Real estate Have consulted to most of the Australian franchise
real estate groups and spoken at their conferences
on sales, marketing and leadership.
Owned a real estate agency.
Current significant shareholder in a real-estate
Advertising and marketing Owned an advertising agency and a marketing
consultancy business for a number of years. Built the
businesses to six million dollars in billings in three
Was a leading marketing consultant to many multiple
outlet retail brands in Australia specialising in local
area marketing and relationship marketing.
Multi outlet retail Worked with one of Australia’s leading retailers, Coles
Myer, and with one of Australia’s leading travel
retailers, Flight Centre, addressing their global sales
team 2 years running.
YPO Global leader of EO in 2006/7. Member for 13 years.
Emceed four EO universities and spoken at EO events
around the world for over a decade.
Entrepreneurship Owned ten companies in 20 years.
Member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization for 13
Global President of the organization 2006/7.
Pizza Worked as a business consultant to one of Australia’s
leading pizza brands, Eagle Boys Pizza, for over a
decade. Addressed their conference on multiple
Was also one of their franchisees for 3 years.
Fast food general Consultant to international brands including:
• Baskin Robbins
Spoken at their conferences on Marketing and
Technology Bought a technology company that was losing sixty
thousand dollars a month and turned it around.
Doing business in the Asia Pacific Developed the EO throughout Asia Pacific in the
Spoken and consulted to businesses there for almost
Media / TV / Radio Worked in radio for six years as a host, production
and programme manager.
Hosted 2 national Australian business television
Had a business that sold syndicated programmes to
radio stations across Australia.
Pool industry Consultant to Australia’s leading pool services
company PoolWerx for over a decade.
Spoken at their conference for 7 years running as
Children’s entertainment Was a significant shareholder in one of Melbourne’s
largest children’s playground hire companies.