2014 speakers

Mark Bouris

Mark Bouris

Mark Bouris, Executive Chairman of Yellow Brick Road, is one of Australia’s most successful business people - he is known and respected as a people's champion who has built a career from making quality financial advice available to all Australians. In Leadership - Changing the way we work, Mark examines the many challenges we face in business including overcoming fear and the critical need for self-belief, the skill of detachment and the role that human virtues play in leadership, team building and the culture of an organisation.

Mark is also the author of Wealth Wizard and The Yellow Brick Road to Your Financial Security, and he writes a number of financial columns for some of Australia’s most recognised publications, including The Sunday Telegraph, BRW, Real Living, Madison, Smart Property Investment and Wealth Creator.

Michelle Bridges

Michelle Bridges

Michelle is Australia’s most influential fitness expert. She has eleven bestselling books, thousands of online clients with amazing weight loss results, and is a national commentator on weight issues.

Michelle is an ambassador for The Australian Institute of Fitness, and in 2012 launched her new clothing and workout equipment range with BIG W called OneActive. Following the launches amazing success, this range is expanding into kitchenware, Miss OneActive girls clothing and exercise equipment, amongst others.

Michelle will motivate and inspire small to medium businesses with her key steps to having the life you want.

Peter Blasina

Peter Blasina

Better known as 'The Gadget Guy' on the Channel Seven's Sunrise is an expert on technological trends and the latest innovations.

Business owners and savvy social entrepreneurs will have an up close and personal opportunity to find out what impacts technology is having on business and new business gadgets to help improve their bottom line.

Mark Beretta

Mark Beretta

Mark Beretta has spent 20 years on Australian Television, and a lifetime in and around sport. He's also been a plumber's labourer, barman, chauffeur, engineer, sales executive and ski instructor. Along the way he's gathered gems of wisdom from some of the best known names in business, sport and entertainment. 'Beretts' calls it his "little bundle of gems". Join 'Mate of the Territory' Mark Beretta, for a not-to-be-missed keynote on business and leadership.

Roger Seow

Roger Seow

Do you know how much business happens over social media channels? Don't let your business fall behind. Come and hear from Roger Seow, NAB's Head of Social Media and Digital Integration on how to get started, building networks and engaging regional relationships through social media at this annual sell-out event.