Previous Projects

Economic Development

  • Initiated and secured private funding for development of one standard of regional GIS (Geographic Information System)
    merging all sub-regional data to make one comprehensive regional map for investors. [Victoria, Australia]
  • Conceptualised and secured funding from Federal, State and EU governments for: creative industries as a core
    economic development driver in remote and regional areas; World Heritage listing of an area of global significance;
    development to export level of rural craft with interior décor target market; gourmet, craft and farm gate producers
    trails for tourism industry. [Australia, USA, Europe]
  • Led collaboration and developed successful funding of Biotechnology Innovation Centre [USA]
  • Project Management of major infrastructure projects – water pipeline, demonstration dairy teaching leading edge
    dairy methodology & innovation, oil-seed processing and research facility. [Australia]
  • Led development and drafted industry sector strategies: biotechnology; oil & gas; petrochemical; packaged food;
    coffee; plantation forestry; ports, shipping & logistics; music & film. [USA]
  • Conceptualised and drafted economic readjustment program following mill closures. [Australia]
  • Led development of export strategy for tropical desert farming, organic farmers export strategy. [Australia]
  • Secured regional investment for specialised crops and associated research facility. [Australia]
  • Conceptualised, drafted & delivered training workshops in tourism and economic development for state governments. [Australia]
  • Designed and led rural and regional SME development programs – including special sector-wide business improvement programs
    and “Shop Local” marketing campaigns. [Australia]
  • Established and delivered workshops for agencies tasked with new business attraction. [Australia, USA, Europe]