The team at Business South West has been strategically formed so that all team members have a strong understanding of issues facing small business. The diverse range of experience across the team, along with relevant formal qualifications provides our clients with broad representation across many spectrums of the business environment. Our team is available to provide assistance to clients, in order to assist them in the best possible way to develop or grow their business. Our unique blend of hands on small business experience ensures that we are aware of the current issues facing small business.
Fiona has been employed in senior management roles for the past 15 years within a private Telstra Dealership and as CEO for Business South West, formally the Small Business Centre Bunbury-Wellington. Prior to these positions in Western Australia Fiona worked in Cairns in North Queensland as a Senior State Development Officer for the Department of […]
Nikki Griffiths is a local entrepreneur, having owned and managed several small businesses in Perth and Busselton since the age of 23. This includes award winning Glass House Graphic Design studio, with her husband Warren, and Shoe Gal, a retail footwear business. She has been a mentor for over 15 years and has had several […]
In addition to his work as a Business Development Advisor to Business South West, formally the Small Business Centre Bunbury Wellington, Craig and his wife Colette have established and run an award winning small business since 2010. Initially part-time he has been at the helm of his successful consultancy business since March 2014. He has […]
Shannon is the Customer Service and Administration Officer at Business South West. Shannon comes from a background in customer service and retail and is enthusiastic about providing outstanding, personalized service to all our clients. Currently studying a Certificate IV in Business Administration with previous qualifications in Graphic Design, Visual Arts and Retail.
Mandy holds a Certificate IV in Accounting, Certificate IV in Bookkeeping and a Certificate III in Information Technology. Her role with the Centre commenced in administration and over the course of the past 7 years, Mandy has proved to be an invaluable asset. Her aptitude for finance and IT, combined with an eye for detail ensures […]
Sue is our go-to-person for one-on-one Facebook training, and group workshops. Focusing on security and getting the most out of your business page. Sue also coordinates our affordable, low cost workshops and seminars, providing small businesses and business intenders the opportunity to enhance their skills on a range of topics.
Lynda brings extensive business experience to her role as a Business Advisor at Business South West, after owning and running her own businesses in the hospitality, consultancy and service industries over the past 20 years. In addition, Lynda was also a professional Business Broker for several years engaged with one of Perth’s most professional Business […]
Jasmine Porter brings quite a cross section of experience ranging from take-away food, cafes and retail to industrial manufacturing, sales and marketing. Jasmine started early, buying her first business at the age of 19. This is not surprising given she comes from a multi-generational family business that is still going strongly after almost 50 years. After […]
Marilyn has extensive experience and a background in the fields of economic development, project management, grant writing, event management, tourism and hospitality. Marilyn will draw on her experience and network developed during her engagements with Austrade, the Australian Institute of Export, the Australian Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry, governments on all levels and her […]
Mike is an experienced Entrepreneur and Business Manager with 24 years experience in the mining services and industrial supplies sector creating and implementing Business Plans and Growth Strategies, both for major corporate companies, SME’s and as a Business owner. Mike has worked with SME’s in the industrial and mining markets, helping them to realise their potential […]