400 Mentor Sessions, 5 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.
Following on from the success of last years event, the next Mentor Blaze will be on the 9th March 2016, and will be run simultaneously in Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Cairns, Mackay & 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 2016 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.
Partner at Brown & Bird Financial Services
Mike has extensive experience in Financial Planning, Financial Services and Finance and is a partner at Brown & Bird Financial Planning. He has been self-employed at his own business for over 15 years, and consults on 2 national Panels. In his free time, he is a member and the Executive of Whitsunday Sporting Car Club Inc. Mike has a passion for business...View profile
Business Coach / Marketing Strategist / Implementation Partner
With over three decades of gut-slogging-in-the-trenches experience, Lyn has launched successful businesses across 3 continents; England, Hong Kong and Australia. Having coached and mentored with businesses from start-ups to multi-nationals, movie stars, pro golfers and more than a handful of gazillionaires, Lyn’s passion now lies in working with the “hungry” … Hungry for support, acknowledgement, recognition, clarity, direction and...View profile
Marketing Magician | Director | Coach
Jarryd Townson has conquered mountains in Canada, rubbed shoulders with local and international a-listers around the world, poured beers in London pubs, toured Australia with Shannon Noll “twice”, picked up casual shifts as Santa Claus. He has spent many hours both inside and jumping out of planes, followed Muay Thai fighters to Thailand and back, holds two university degrees...View profile
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...View profile
Owner/Principal at Rainbow Consulting, President of Mackay IT Network
Geoff is an IT professional experienced in strategic, operational and project management of business systems in manufacturing and agricultural industries. When not working on his consulting firm, he is helping to advance the IT network in Mackay via his chair as the President of the Mackay IT Network and also as a Board Member at IT Queensland.View profile
Owner of Rebel Marketing
With over 10 years of marketing experience and a lifetime of entrepreneurial inclination, Jade thrives on trying new things and achieving the unexpected. An advocate of lifelong learning, she enjoys building on her copywriting, marketing, social media, events, media and publishing skills – and sharing the benefits of her knowledge (with anyone who’ll listen!). From uncovering the exciting success...View profile
Manager of Business Services, Mackay Regional Council
Stephen is a Strategic Leader with over 15 years experience across 3 continents in General & Financial Management, Systems & Processes, and Marketing. He has the ability to combine envisioning and strategising with hands on, fact based management. Stephen is a non executive director at Mackay Stadium, and is the Manager of Business services at Mackay Regional Council. Specialties:...View profile
Entrepreneur ∞ Mentor ∞ Investor : "Business in Bare Feet"
Mark is an adventurous soul, whether it be in business or life in general. He is a serial entrepreneur and global business mentor with a wide range of connections from camel traders in Timbuktu to Heads of State. Escaping his early careers as both an International Gymnast and a Chartered Accountant he managed to create a number of successful...View profile