Meet our partners

We believe in partnering and connecting with businesses through events and facilitating business growth through collaboration.

A special thank you to our collaborative partners partkaing this journey 

Contact us if you are interested in our upcoming events and collaborative opportunities!

Jim has extensive experience and expertise in leadership, team development and training. After a rewarding 25-year career in franchising and holding roles such as Group General Manager, Chief Operating Officer, Director of Operations and Franchisee, Jim has led organisational change, business growth and people development across a broad range of industries.

As the Managing Partner of Performance Culture Australia, Jim combines his deep knowledge of emotional intelligence, coaching expertise and facilitation skills to guarantee optimal results for his clients. Jim has a reputation of developing ‘Courageous Leaders’ and ‘Brave Teams’, with a diverse client base, in franchising, professional services and government.

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Jim Davidson

Managing Partner of Performance Culture

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Denise commenced at NADO in 2005 as Chief Executive Officer, with a career background of coordinating and managing divisional areas of disability services. Her experience and tertiary qualifications in Business, Human Resources and Social Sciences bring together the leadership capabilities needed for the growth and evolutionary changes happening within the organisation itself and the sector.

Denise has also championed Action Learning Programs within her workplace, to promote the continuing professional and academic development of managers who need to demonstrate agility in the face of increasing uncertainty as well as to support innovation and problem solving.

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Denise Heath

CEO of Nepean Area Disabilities Organisation (NADO)

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Rosemary Anner is an award winning Web Designer, SEO Specialist, Digital Marketer, and Website Investor. She specialises in creating powerful websites for small and medium sized businesses, and also for musicians and music teachers.

Rosemary’s involvement in Website Design began in 2014 when she and her husband Stuart bought their first website for their investment portfolio, and around the same time, needed a website for their family’s growing series of children’s books. From these humble beginnings, their knowledge, expertise, and success in web design have grown rapidly.

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Rosemary Anner

Founder of
Parramatta Web Design

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Our Vision for you – Your IT should fit your business like an invisible glove. So integrated that it seamlessly fits your business needs ensuring you are focusing on being the best that you can be, everyday.

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Peter Groeneveld

Founder of
Computer Network Integration

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When Andrea started out in business sixteen years ago, she discovered very quickly that this was a very challenging path. Andrea was a mum, sick of corporate politics and doing the same thing over and over. Andrea had always wanted something her own, something meaningful and that helped others, but she had an idealised image of what owning a business would be like.

Andrea couldn’t have been more wrong. It was so much harder! She was following her dream, and yet she felt like the juggle of entrepreneurship and family was going to swallow her up. Andrea began to reach out to others for help or support and found some of the networks didn’t speak my language. And certainly didn’t share my philosophy that there is enough business for everyone. Andrea experienced some misogyny and sometimes wasn’t even taken seriously. There had to be a different way and Women with Altitude was born.

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Andrea Turner-Boys

Founder of
Women With Altitude

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Linda's business experience combined with her passion for property as a successful investor quickly enabled Linda to become one of Ironfish’s most successful strategists and leaders. She won the number one investment strategist award 3 years running.

Having personally accumulated a multi-million dollar multi-state property portfolio, Linda is a powerful mentor for investors and staff and is an advocate of Ironfish’s Portfolio Approach. In 2006, Linda moved to Adelaide to assist setting up Ironfish’s Adelaide office and for 3 years was a crucial part of the management team. By mid 2009, Ironfish had become the most recognized property investment brand in South Australia.

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Linda Lu

Managing Director of
Ironfish

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Shereen possesses over 13 years of Human Resources experience both at Strategic and Operational level. Shereen’s expertise include Talent Acquisition, Employees Relations, Reward & Recognition, Risk & Compliance, Performance Management, Workforce Planning, Training & Development, and Management and Staff coaching.

Shereen holds Master’s Degree in HRM and Industrial Relations. She is passionate about providing expert HR advice around HR risk compliance to assist SME’s to grow their business and their team.

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Shereen Kumar

Director of
360HR

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Macy Lee joined Elsevier as Marketing Manager in 2011 and she is responsible for all Marketing aspects for Australia and New Zealand universities and governments accounts. 

Macy holds a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Marketing & Business Law from University of New South Wales. She was awarded the Elsevier Asia Pacific Marketer of the Year in 2015. She has successfully created and launched many awards for researchers which gained great media exposure. Her expertise is in planning short and long term strategic marketing plans which align with business objectives.

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Macy Lee

Marketing Manager at
Elsevier

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Joe is the Chief Marketing Officer at Local Area Marketing, a one-stop-shop style Marketing & Public Relations agency providing over 30 services to small business owners in Greater Western Sydney.
His career began as an Australian Newspaper journalist. He later spearheaded News Corp’s suburban push into western Sydney before being recruited into the political arena, working with Labor, Liberal & National Party Ministers.

Always an entrepreneur, Joe joined the Community Relations Commission as Marketing & Public Affairs Manager becoming a Multicultural Marketing specialist. Recruited into the corporate world, he spent 20 years as a Marketing Director and departmental head in national organisations providing business support, training, political advocacy, events & technology support services. Joe also wrote extensively for a multitude of technical and business magazines.

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Joe Kowalewski

Local Area Marketing

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Antoinette is an expert in personal and professional styling and has background in customised pattern making and design.

Turning Fifty made her stop and think about doing something that she was truly passionate about. With her skill, passion and expertise Antoinette undertook a Personal Styling course with one of Australia’s leading stylist.

Antoinette then launched her own business, All About Style, in 2013 and since its inception her business has won multiple awards. She was winner of the linking Ladies Home Based Business of the year 2015, winner of the Most Inspirational Mum in Biz 2018 and was finalist in the Local Business awards and Australian Small Business Awards Champion Awards multiple times from 2015 onwards.

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Antoinette Stonham

All About Style

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Graham is a Business Advisor with the Western Sydney Business Centre. He has lived in Penrith for over 20 years and has worked all over in Western and South Western Sydney in the past. Graham is a self confessed advertising guru, after spending the past 28 years at the coal face of the advertising industry.

 

Graham has worked for major media companies including Fairfax and News Ltd. As well as the Western Weekender and more recently, local radio station Vintage FM. He is a copy and script writer and holds qualifications in Advertising, Marketing, and Digital Strategy. As well as being the corporate Champion for local literacy program, Paint Penrith Read. Graham loves sharing his knowledge of marketing, advertising and business planning with small business.

Graham Fitzpatrick

Business Connect

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Stecey Poson (KKISS STUDIOS) is a photographer, qualified hair stylist and make-up artist. The award-winning photographer (wedding and portraiture) is passionate about creating transformational images for clients bringing out their best attributes through her multi-skilled approach.

Her love of photography began with a passion for capturing all things beautiful through her lens, particularly people. She trained hard to improve her techniques adding hair styling and make-up skills which led to engagements on film sets.
Stecey uses her skills and experiences to create confidence building photos of people they always dreamed of but never thought could be possible.
She prides herself on her individuality, illustrated via her personality and multi-talented approach, her studio name branding and high-end Norwest Business Park studio.

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Stecey Poson

KKiSS Studios

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Wanting financial prosperity, a more secure future for her family, Noela found an opportunity to achieve satisfaction for this by joining a MLM company named ACN.

This allowed her to focus on her dreams plus knowing she was helping others to fulfill their dreams.

As a strategy, she founded a network named Dynamic Business Collaborators who invites likeminded business owners to build relationships, gain training from others and share their awesome business.

Noela McIntosh

Dynamic Business Collaborators

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Joanna is the founder and CEO of The Entrepreneurs Soulmate, and is known as a Financial Dream Solidifier, the Creative Video Strategist and Virtual Back Office Liberator.


She created The Entrepreneurs Soulmate because she was seeing too many small business owners who were tired, stressed, struggling and not getting ahead financially – at the same time, struggling with the responsibilities they have between their family, work and making sure they and their business are on track financially.

Joanna is an experienced and qualified financial adviser for more than 10 years; excellent at creating back office structure from scratch based on her natural ability of getting right to the main point based on over 15 years of back office experience.

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Joanna Zhang

The Entrepreneurs Soulmate

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