Are you a young entre or intrapreneur ready to take this city by storm? Join us at The Hub for some refreshments with those in the know in Brisbane!
Join Brisbane’s finest Young entre and intrapreneurs and hear from them how they have succeeded in business, how they have overcome challenges, and where they see the opportunities in the city. If you have aspirations to conquer your own business or an idea that you think will really take off and are seeking inspiration and network connections to make it happen this an evening not to miss.
Well-known Brisbanites Milly Bannister from GRLKND, Annie Robbins from TASS, and Sandy Lakas from SafeVist discuss challenges, give their insight and inspirations gained along the way, and share experiences/lessons learned. Join Nathan Schokker (BJCC) and Scott Millar (BOP Industries) the MC’s for the evening for light refreshments and a great night at the Hub.
About Nathan Schokker, President, Brisbane Junior Chamber of Commerce
As President of the BJCC, Nathan understands community and humanity are what truly powers business & industry – especially for young entrepreneurs & intrapreneurs. That’s why he tirelessly strives to grow and diversify the BJCC to provide the best network and support system for all and enhance Brisbane as the startup capital of Australia.
About Scott Millar, CEO, BOP Industries
The tech-head prodigy behind BOP Industries, Scott Millar is a young entrepreneur taking the world by storm. Compared to a young Steve Jobs after turning a year nine business project into a thriving business, Scott is a 20-year-old CEO that has taken an alternative career pathway, turning down scholarship offers to run his company full time, now with a growing presence around the world. BOP Industries is a Brisbane-based education company on the mission to inspire the next generation of digital creators, showing students around the world how they can do amazing things at any age from anywhere. With a focus on entrepreneurship, technology, and the future of work, Scott and his team are working to build a generation of change-makers.
About Annie Robins, Services Manager, TASS
Annie has built a team of specialists that support a growing number of international clients at a leading vertical market software company. As a member of the leadership team, she drives new revenue streams, brings together the skills and resources to create solution-focused products, and is a key decision-maker in the strategic direction of the company.
About Milly Bannister, Founder & CEO, GRLKND
Milly is the Founder and CEO of ALLKND, a health promotion charity connecting youth to mental health literacy. She is a communications specialist and a virtual BFF to her 160k+ audience, backed by a BA in Journalism & Media/Comms, a Diploma in Positive Psychology, and certification in Human Research and Suicide Prevention. Milly has worked with the likes of BMW, Sony, Olay, Amazon, and Google.
About Sandy Lokas, Co-founder, SafeVisit
Train & educate as a graphic designer, crush it as a software & technology solutionist! Sandy’s journey spans multiple countries, learning new languages (lingual & tech) and tackling issues crippling business & industry. His latest endeavour, a free digital contact tracing platform has seen businesses met compliance mixed with digital disruption and business improvement.
Getting to the Brisbane Business Hub:
The Brisbane Business Hub is located at Level 2, 155 Queen Street, Brisbane. The Hub is very accessible via public transport and parking is conveniently located at King George Square with Brisbane City Council offering a special evening price of $5 if you enter after 4:30pm and depart before midnight. More information can be found here.