Blazing Your Trail

President's Message Our second luncheon for the year was one of those events where no one seemed to want to leave. It was a warm March day and I had the pleasure of sitting with Grant Walmsley as he shared experiences from the many different arenas he has found...

First luncheon for 2019

President's Message Our first NBC luncheon for 2019 was a beautiful day beside a glorious harbour view, hearing from three of our region’s LGA leaders. Under the guidance of ABC Newcastle’s Dan Cox, our guests shared insights into their roles, achievements, plans and...

Welcome back!

President's Message Welcome to the first edition of Vision for 2019, the monthly e-news from the Newcastle Business Club. I trust after a break over Christmas/New Year, whether short or long, you feel refreshed and ready to take on the challenges and opportunities to...

Standing out in a busy marketplace

President's Message Honesty and frankness were the cornerstones of the presentation from Grant Blackley, our November luncheon speaker. As the CEO and Managing Director of Southern Cross Austereo (SCA) Grant is at the cutting edge of a rapidly changing space – the...

Look after your people and yourselves

Mental Health Month is observed in October throughout New South Wales with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues and mobilising efforts in support of mental health. Thanks to our sponsor Westpac, and our supporter, Everymind, we were...

You can’t be what you can’t see

President's Message The September luncheon involved a bit of fangirling on my part, as I got to host Liz Ellis. Like many of my generation I grew up playing Netball (for those of you wondering, Wing Attack was my position) and Liz is clearly a superstar of the sport....