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FINAL 2016/17 NOMINEES PRESENT AT JUNE LUNCH

June 14, 2017

Dr Nicholas Gruen, CEO of Lateral Economics presented his reasons for not buying into the need to head away for a strategy retreat. Highlighting that predicting is too hard when we don’t know the future brought to life, Nicholas provided good reasoning to understand the current situation and plan...

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MBA SHOWN THE BENEFITS OF BUSINESS SUPPORTING SOCIAL ISSUES

May 17, 2017

At the final networking event for the 2016/17 MBA calendar, Alex McDonald from the Wise Foundation shared the history of the Body Shop headquarters in Mulgrave. Now the central office for Link Health and Community, the room that the networking took place has seen many new initiatives born. The...

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MBA GET A GLANCE OF THE FUTURE

May 4, 2017

Gavin Smith, President of Bosch Australia, enthralled everyone at the April lunch. Providing insights into the future with the introduction of smartphones as the new Life Support Device. It will know when to wake us up in order to get us to our first appointment of the day (which it...

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MBA IN AUSTRALIA FIRST

March 21, 2017

The MBA’s latest platinum sponsor, Waverley BMW, hosted our March networking event. As part of the evening, the brand new BMW 5 Series was officially unveiled and those lucky enough to be there were the first people in Australia to see it. The event was held three days before...

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NICK GREEN CAPTIVATES AUDIENCE AT FEBRUARY LUNCH

February 22, 2017

Nick Green, one of the oarsome foursome and chef de mission for the 2012 Olympic games, inspired the packed room with his experiences and motivations. A goal of an extra inch per stroke was what it took for the four man rowing team to win the Gold medal in...

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END OF YEAR CELEBRATED WITH IGEN FOUNDATION

December 9, 2016

The final event for 2016 was held at the Eastern Innovation Business Centre and celebrated the year for the Monash Business Awards. One new initiative introduced for the 2016/17 year was supporting a not for profit organisation through fund raising activities at the lunch events. This year MBA are...

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FIVE NOMINEES PRESENT AT NOVEMBER LUNCH

November 9, 2016

The November lunch held at the Novotel in Glen Waverley had an attentive audience to hear from Alison O’Hare, Customer Engagement Director from Mimecast guided us through the threat from Cyber crime. From the basic details to the more in-depth scams Alison highlighted the ease with which people are...

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LOOKING BACK AT AN ICON OF MAPPING AT OCTOBER NETWORKING EVENT

October 12, 2016

A lively networking event was held at the Eastern Innovation Business Centre in October sponsored by our Platinum Sponsor Australia Post and Star Track. Guest speaker was David Godfrey from Melway who were a previous Monash Business Award winner and are celebrating 50 years in the mapping business. David...

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FIRST NOMINEES FOR 2016/17 REVEALED

September 7, 2016

The first lunch for 2016/17 was packed full of nominee presentations and the keynote from Russell Pearson. Russell provided advice about how to compete in a digital world which was both entertaining and educational with most attendees taking notes and utilising the tips and tricks in their own businesses....

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MBA 2016/17 LAUNCHED AT NETWORKING EVENT

August 24, 2016

Rebecca Paterson, Chair of the Monash Business Awards officially launched the MBA 2016/17 year at a networking event in August 2016. The new branding, categories and sponsors were all announced with the Rotary Club of Oakleigh President Peter Norman provided an overview of the great work they do for the...

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