Growth X Innovation

10 entrepreneurial leaders. 10 minutes each.

Rare Birds presents this 100-minute intensive business training session to build the skills, capability, confidence and resilience of small business owners and intrapreneurs who are focused on business growth and innovation.
10 business leaders will each deliver 10 minutes of valuable advice and actionable insights in a similar style to a TED Talk or high intensity training
Growth X Innovation

Speakers

Entrepreneurial Mindset

Jo Burston
CEO Rare Birds

Jo Burston is one of Australia’s most successful female entrepreneurs. She has launched six businesses, the standout being Job Capital which went from $0 to $40-million turnover in five years and has kept her on the list of Australia’s top 30 female entrepreneurs since 2013. Jo has worked in partnership with the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C) and Office For Women (OFW) as well as global brands such as Microsoft, Google, EY , PwC and XERO.

Effective Marketing Strategies

Emma Lo Russo
CEO of Digivizer

Emma Lo Russo is CEO of Digivizer, Australia’s leading digital technology and activations company, which she co-founded in 2010. Across both companies Emma employs over 50+ people in Australia and 13 other countries across Asia, serving some of the largest global brands.

Emma won the 2014 Carnegie’s Den investment round which led to further funding, and is a Portfolio CEO for Heads Over Heels. She is a recipient of the AGSM Anita Prabhu Women Leaders in Business Award for entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership and business acumen, was awarded the Pearcey Foundation Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Award for NSW in 2016, and won the ACS CXO Disruptor of the Year Award in 2018 and an ACS award for Thought Leadership in 2019.

Effective Marketing Strategies

Emma Lo Russo
CEO of Digivizer

Emma Lo Russo is CEO of Digivizer, Australia’s leading digital technology and activations company, which she co-founded in 2010. Across both companies Emma employs over 50+ people in Australia and 13 other countries across Asia, serving some of the largest global brands.

Emma won the 2014 Carnegie’s Den investment round which led to further funding, and is a Portfolio CEO for Heads Over Heels. She is a recipient of the AGSM Anita Prabhu Women Leaders in Business Award for entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership and business acumen, was awarded the Pearcey Foundation Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Award for NSW in 2016, and won the ACS CXO Disruptor of the Year Award in 2018 and an ACS award for Thought Leadership in 2019.

Capital Raising in Australia

Benjamin Chong
Partner at Right Click Capital

Benjamin has a track record of investing in and building successful Internet-related businesses for over twenty years. These include Online Agility, Jetabroad and Online Marketing Group.

Today he spends time as a partner at venture capital firm, Right Click Capital, which invests in and champions Australia and New Zealand’s bold and visionary tech founders. Benjamin is also the Director of the Founder Institute in Sydney.

10 entrepreneurial leaders. 10 minutes each.

August 11 | Live Digital Summit