Jinga Design - Founder
We put design thinking into action—crafting business and brand signatures that are powerful and fun. We help you connect with your audience and engage your market by designing a better experience across all your platforms. An experienced design project lead, Sara Jinga works at the intersection of customer experience and brand. Her background is in graphic design and art direction, with studies in visual communications and architecture. Over two decades Sara has applied this unique cross-disciplinary skillset at many scales, from visual identity for cultural institutions to growing local businesses from the ground up. Some of her clients include: Cultural institutions: Australian National Library, Australian War Memorial’s Sidney Nolan exhibition, National Archives of Australia. Profit-for-purpose businesses: OzHarvest Juice for Good initiative, Healthabitat (Housing for Health), Dresden Vision, WEFT (women’s refugee fashion collective). Built environment & member organisations: CRC Low Carbon Living, Green Building Council, Pharmacy Guild, and NRMA
Dan Ratner - Director
Working closely with founders and innovation leaders, uberbrand’s proven processes help identify your competitive differentiation, develop your brand strategy, create compelling ideas and roll out communications that cut through and drive growth in your market.
SocialGen - Director and Founder
Jeff Yang is the founding director of the world’s leading B2B Social Sales & Marketing Enablement agencies and has served as the Head of Digital with Australia’s most awarded digital marketing agencies. Today, Jeff works with dozens of globally recognised brands such as American Express, IBM and Hewlett Packard and trains hundreds of B2B professionals on how to use social media to grow their personal brands and promote their businesses online and generate qualified business opportunities. Jeff is a pioneer in the B2B Social Selling & Enablement space across Asia Pacific and is a valued mentor on this topic. He contributes regularly to entrepreneurial organisations such as The Entourage, Business Blueprint, Australian Computer Society, Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council. Jeff is passionate about B2B Social and loves to share his experiences on how to use professional social networks to generate measurable and profitable outcomes for startups and established organisations alike.
Context Corp - Product & Startup Builder
Chris is a product & startup builder, serial entrepreneur & angel investor. Former Head of Product @ Uber Developer Platform, co-founder of the DataPortability Project. Chris is an Aussie living in both San Francisco & Brisbane. He is passionate about supercharging companies around the world by helping them to avoid key mistakes and fast forward to the future. Across a broad range of subjects (product, product marketing, fundraising, recruiting, business strategy, self-serve and enterprise sales, org structure etc), Chris brings 20+ years experience and intuition to bear to reduce time to success from 6 months to 6 weeks, from 6 weeks to 6 days, and from 6 days to 6 hours.
3Things Consulting - Managing Director
Peter is the Founder of 3Things Consulting, a firm specialising in unlocking the winning potential of organisations and individuals, particularly in customer experience, sales and service, and leader-led culture change. His expertise includes working with leaders to develop sales and customer experience strategy, shape culture through exceptional leadership and systems, and develop the capability of teams to win through sales and service excellence.
Mint Marketing Solutions - Marketing Consultant
As a strategic and hands-on B2C and B2B Marketing Exec and Change Leader with 20+ years’ experience, Belinda delivers innovative solutions to Start-ups, Scale-ups, Govt Corps and Corporates. She is passionate about customer-centric, data-driven growth marketing, developing and executing strategies that align business outcomes to customer experiences. Belinda is a creative thinker passionate about CX, brand, loyalty, digital and e-com. Belinda partners with clients to solve complex challenges, empower change, and drive growth, delivering projects across diverse industries including finance, motoring, telecommunication and retail. “I use my solid business acumen and expertise to assess market conditions utilising a whole of business approach (people, process & technology) to enable strategy adoption and business integration.” She has worked across the full marketing spectrum in high demand environments, including start-ups, scale-ups, mergers and acquisitions.
Axea Pty Ltd
Maria Karavias - Managing Director
Axea helps companies by designing and delivering compelling customer strategy, customer value propositions, customer products & experiences. Axea is able to work with you, your teams and key stakeholders to provide dedicated focus and overcome organisational challenges to help speed-up your scale-up. Therefore, when itâ€™s time to evolve and expediate a change for your customer and business, Axea is able to help attract, engage and retain customers with the following services: – Discovery & Defining the Customer Opportunity (for new or existing brands, businesses, portfolios, products or processes) – CVP Integrated Blueprint – Customer & Business Strategy – Delivery Roadmap – Program Enablement – Change Management
North Head Consulting
North Head Consulting provides strategic marketing and communications services to start-ups, scale-ups and enterprises with a focus on marketing for growth. From developing rich insights, using data to inform decision making through to creating compelling and engaging storytelling North Head works to help you develop and implement strategies to acquire, retain and build customers. Founder Caroline Dempsey has extensive marketing experience across small businesses to Multinational Corporations in sectors including financial services, telecommunications, utilities, travel and a range of fast moving consumer goods. She has worked in both Australia, Asia and for US domiciled multinationals leading their marketing operations within the Asia-Pacific region. Caroline is also a mentor, speaker, advisory board member and non-executive director. She holds a USA patent for promotional processing and is an avid, continual learner.
Peter Fairbrother - Co-founder
Veronica Mayne - Co-Founder
Faster Horses informs decisions for businesses, reducing risk. Whether it’s optimising products or advertising messages, helping you identify gaps in the market, or understand your customers better, we tailor solutions to answer your critical business questions.