This is one of those moments where you read your email and wonder: ‘Are you sure you got the right person?’. If you would have told me seven years ago when I was jobless and broke and that I would be recognised as a 40 Under 40 finalist, I would have called you crazy. I felt like I had nothing to show for and I felt like nothing. The past six years of running this business, especially the past three when I ran it as
With bucketfuls of gratitude and a full heart I make this announcement. We are a Telstra Business Awards finalist this year in the Social Change Maker category. I am immensely grateful to my team for their hard work, dedication to maintaining quality and their patience with training new colleagues. I am grateful to my inner circle for the support I have received along the way to keep this boat afloat for so many years, while also trying to do things a little different.
It is with immense happiness and gratitude that I write about our first award nomination. This year, we have been nominated for and we are a finalist in the Town of Vic Park Business Awards, in the category Excellence in Access and Inclusion. In 2017, we put a social mission at the core of the business, transforming it to gradually operate as a social enterprise, providing training and pathways to employment for at risk, disadvantaged groups, thus aligning the company mission with the United Nations Sustainable