Chern’ee Sutton is a 20-year-old indigenous artist from Queensland with a successful small business. Her heritage lies with the Kalkadoon people from the Mount Isa area in Queensland and she started painting when she was just 13-years-old. When she was experiencing trouble at school during her early teenage years Chern’ee was encouraged to enter a… Read more »
Sydney has ranked 11 on the Dell Global Women’s Entrepreneur Cities Index. The report ranks 50 cities’ across the globe on their ability to attract and support ‘High Potential Women Entrepreneurs’. The 50 cities included in the report were chosen for their reputation as established or emerging hubs of innovation and entrepreneurship, with cities included… Read more »
A shared love of the environment has taken childhood friends, Jesse Leeworthy and Jonathan Byrt, on a quest to push Australians to make more sustainable choices when it comes to their obsession with bottled water. Leeworthy tells Kochie’s Business Builders the idea for their beautifully designed re-usable water bottles came from a shared frustration of… Read more »
A higher proportion of people with a refugee background engage in small and medium business compared to the general Australian population.
Florist Clare Harmer runs a boutique floristry, Fleur & Threads with her business partner Daniel Moore and has been in the industry for eight years. At first, Clare was a retail florist for two years until she decided to branch out on her own to create something unique. In the Spring of 2014, Fleur & Threads was… Read more »
Antonietta and her husband Rocky Caccavo own and operate the Tasmanian Grocer established in 2014. They are both first generation Italians who have a profound passion for food. Their journey began in the Coal River Valley in Tasmania in 1996. The Caccavo planted approximately 18,000 olive trees at the Olive Grove in Campania. It has now become the largest olive grower… Read more »
After only 18 months in market, HiSmile has already taken on the globe with their DIY teeth whitening technology by leveraging social media.
Daniel Sofo from Firefly is helping the next generation of small restaurant owners learn the business skills they need to be successful. He shares his tips on starting your own venture.