IPS celebrated Indigenous Business Month in Townsville on October 19 with a business networking event that brought together a range of people with an interest in the Indigenous Business Sector. 30 people attended the event.
As part of the event IPS convened a panel of experts that included Matt Steine, Head of Digital City Strategy for Townsville City Council; Marion Callope, Senior Project Officer DATSIP; Keith Williams, Founder of Townsville Region Indigenous Business Network (TRIBN); Alana Kennedy, Principal Ochre Bloke; and Mark Rayner, Senior Contracts Administration WATPAC.
It is planned that these events will be run once every quarter, with new opportunities being developed to bring the Indigenous Business sector together with government and corporate buyers.
Panel of Experts: Matt Steine, Marion Callope, Scott Anderson, Keith Williams, Alana Kennedy, and Mark Rayner.