You’re invited to our live talk show.  

Here we’ll be discussing the real problems and motivations for everyone around Australia. We’ll be having successful people from all walks of lives to tell you their stories and suggest how things could run smoothly. We’ll seek their feedback on various matters such as environment, technology, housing, finance, marketing and many more. This will contribute towards our growth in general. 

Our first talk is about the future of marketing on the 20th of November at the Footbridge Theatre The University of Sydney.  

Entertainment will be provided by Prinnie Stevens from The Voice and Penelope Sai

A portion of the profit generated will go to Vinnies

Tickets - Click here


Our panelists

David Redhill global CMO Deloitte Consulting


David is currently the global CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) at Deloitte. He brings over 30 years’ of experience in marketing and branding. He's won awards as Australian marketer of the year, a New York Telly Award for video creative direction, and a global iPhone Photography Award as well as authoring globally successful thought leadership, journalism and commentary.  


Michelle Zamora Head of Marketing IBM

Michelle brings over 20 years of marketing experience. She has won these awards - Mumbrella Cognitive Couture Awards, APAC Effie Silver and Cannes Lions Innovation (nomination). Michelle has published article on Artificial Intelligence in marketing: Australian AB&F Magazine (RFI Group). She launched IBM Connect (now Watson Summit) to the Australian and New Zealand market, driving 50% new audience to IBM through the utilisation of data strategies, unique content creation and digital content syndication strategies.  


Jodie Sangster CEO ADMA


Jodie leads Australian Direct Marketing Association (ADMA). The Association for Data-driven Marketing & Advertising - or ADMA - is the largest marketing body in Australia. ADMA supports their corporate members with advocacy to government and regulators, education, events and awards, an industry code of practice to help you comply as well as a rich source of online and offline resources such as articles and the ADMA Blog.


Mario Fenech ambassador NRL

Australia revolves around Rugby and Mario has kept our community together with his sportsmanship for over 30 years (16 seasons). He has been a brilliant player and is now mentoring the current ones. Mario also goes out and coaches the future players. He has been supporting the local community in many ways as well. Mario will say a few words.  


Monika Tu founder Black Diamondz Property


Monika has created a multi billion dollar market for her luxury and property business. She's awarded top 10 Chinese entrepreneur by the Australian government. Brands like BMW, Bulgari and Audi have collaborated with her for more exposure.   


Paul Keen CTO Airtasker

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Paul is the CTO (Chief Technology Officer) at Airtasker, a successful startup. He has previously headed the tech side of Dick Smith, RedBalloon and Westfield to name a few. He has around 25 years of experience in technological advancement. 


Mandeep Sodhi CEO HashChing

HashChing is Australia's first online financial marketplace for consumers to secure great home loan deals from multiple lenders through verified local mortgage brokers who are helping Australians own their dream home sooner by saving thousands over the life of the loan.


Kriti Colless CMO Umano

Kriti brings over 30 years' of experience in strategy, marketing, customer experience, change to inspire ideas and teams and organisations to move towards transformation and growth. She has worked at companies like McKinsey, Deloitte, Westpac, British Telecom, Telstra and Accenture to name a few. 


Our MCs

Meraj Huda CMO

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Meraj is a marketeer with 26 years' of experience in delivering international marketing business transformation developing strategies and marketing processes. He has lead the tech side for companies like Lenovo, Booktopia, Webjet, AAPT and was also the Product Manager for American Airlines. He’s generated 500k new brand followers in 9 countries for Lenovo’s Intel SmartPhone. 


Kumar Jha CEO Agency 42

Kumar is the CEO of Agency 42, Mentor at UNSW, organiser at TEDx and an active volunteer at Vinnies. He takes interest in things that matter to the community and loves to contribute in all ways possible. He's a passionate advertising and marketing entrepreneur with over 16 years' of experience. He has worked with brands like Citibank, Kmart, Integral Energy, Radisson Hotel and Swissotel to name a few. Kumar’s skills lie in developing creative and strategic solutions that addresses business critical issues. His approach is to always seek out the road less travelled, the concept that breaks with conventions.  



Penelope Sai and team. 


Date - 20/11/2017 

Order of events -

6.00pm - canapés with jazz in the Courtyard Restaurant and Bar (adjacent to the Footbridge Theatre)

7.00pm - talk show in the Footbridge Theatre

8.30pm - musical performance from Prinnie Stevens

9.00pm - end 

Venue: Footbridge Theatre, The University of Sydney 

Tickets - Click here


If you want to get involved - 


Future speakers

Ajay Bhatia MD consumer group Carsales

Ajay is the Managing Director at Carsales. He has over 21 years' of tech experience. Ajay has held position as Technology Director at Fairfax. 


Michelle Ivanov franchisee Mortgage Choice  

Michelle is a franchise owner of Mortgage Choice financial corporation. She has over 12 years of experience in dealing with mortgages and loans in the financial sector.  


Sally Irwin founder The Freedom Hub

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Sally is the founder of The Freedom Hub that empower and rebuilds the lives of survivors of human trafficking in Australia. She works toward ending slavery. Sally provides training and one-to-one mentoring that equips her clients with life skills, work skills and personal development.


Eric Lowenstein CEO Tego Insurance

Eric is the CEO at Tego Insurance. He has over 10 years of experience in a variety of sectors including legal, underwriting and broking. Eric’s experience within the insurance industry has resulted in an in-depth understanding of corporate risk management, claims management, policy drafting, pre-acquisition due diligence, post-acquisition risk and insurance review.