400 Mentor Sessions, 7 Cities across Queensland, 2 hours.
ilab’s Mentor Blaze is a unique event on the startup calendar, matching aspiring founders with dozens of mentors for 2 hours of rotating 20 minute mentor sessions.
The next Mentor Blaze will be on the 10th September 2015, and will be run simultaneously in Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Cairns, Townsville, Mackay, Rockhampton, & Toowoomba – sign up for any of these other locations through mentorblaze.com.
If you have an idea, or an itch of an idea for a new startup business and want to explore the concept with a range of willing entrepreneurs and expert mentors all in the one place at the one time, then register now for 2015 Mentor Blaze ultimate mentoring event.
It is a great opportunity to meet 1-on-1 with startup founders, entrepreneurs, expert service providers, investors and more. It is fast and furious – each session is 20 minutes. Following the mentoring, you will be able to network with other attendees and the mentors. Places are limited so be quick if you’re keen to come along.
Director of 3P Concepts Business Mentor and Training Consultants, Teacher, International Facilitator & Speaker
Lynda Gale is the founder and director of 3P Concepts; a leader in the professional development and training industry. Using the principles she teaches, Lynda combines a unique brand of ‘straight talk with heart’. Specialising in Workplace Culture and Leadership Development; Lynda is a highly motivated and experienced leader, who understands the challenge of creating and establishing change in the...
Principal of McKays Solicitors (Mackay), Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Law
Suzanne Brown is Principal of McKays Solicitors (Mackay). Being appointed at just 26 years of age, she is also the youngest ever director of a Government Owned Corporation, sitting on the Board of North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation (as the only female director). NQBP is a leading port authority responsible for the working ports of Hay Point, Abbott Point,…
Start-up Founder | CEO | Entrepreneur
With almost 8 years experience in the startup space, Darren has successfully developed ideas into commercially viable national businesses. Raising capital in the millions, patenting his inventions and receiving government grants, Darren has acquired a unique skill set. He has demonstrated his ability to develop viable business models that face two or even three-sided marketplaces, creating B2B partnerships, corporate...
Deputy Dean of Learning and Teaching & Professor of Engineering Education at CQUniversity Mackay
Managing Director, Training Ahead Australia, B.Tech (I.S.)
Dannielle Walz is the founder and Director of Training Ahead Australia, a productivity coaching practice specialising in companies in the mining and construction sector to create a business culture of excellence through developing a culture of engaged, highly productive and most importantly happy staff. She also holds a Bachelor of Technology (Information Systems) from Swinburne University of Technology, and…
After a recent contract with the QLD Government Department of State Development, Lindon has joined the Federal Government’s Australian Small Business Advisory Service programme as a Business Advisor. The move to business development roles within government follows a diverse career in technical, management, and strategic functions across large multinational corporations and small local businesses. Agriculture, tourism, manufacturing, mining, biofuels...
Co-Founder of R&G Auto Electrics, Director of Doc's Place Cafe & Gelatissimo
Rebecca Cullen is a co-founder of Mackay’s longest running auto electrical & air-conditioning businesses, R & G Auto Electrics, and also the director of two other notable Mackay businesses – Doc’s Place Café (opposite the Mackay Base Hospital) and Gelatissimo. Her background in finance and accounting as well as her knack for identifying advantageous business locations could assist any…
Senior Lecturer in Management and Organisational Behaviour in the School of Business and Law at CQUniversity
Dr Paul Waight currently holds the position of Senior Lecturer in Management and Organisational Behaviour in the School of Business and Law at CQUniversity.
Business Adviser, Department of Entrepreneur Development at AusIndustry
Neil Platt is a Business Adviser from the Department of Entrepreneur Development at AusIndustry.
Owner Manager of Mackay Business Centre, CPA & Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
Simone Dakin is the Owner Manager of Mackay Business Centre, has a CPA and a Bachelor of Business (Accounting), with specialisation in BAS Agent registration. Her vision is to provide essential business services & facilities to the Mackay start-up, small business & professional community, all from one convenient CBD location.