Ms Brooke Fossey
Bundaberg, Fraser Coast
Having spent the last 8 years consulting to all size businesses on marketing, business planning, procurement and tendering, Brooke provides extensive experience as a Business Advisor for the Business LEAP program. This experience, along with her knowledge of the Wide Bay Burnett gained while leading Regional Business HQ, has equipped her well to understand both the challenges and opportunities that are associated with being in business and to provide support and advice to other entrepreneurs and business owners on how to build a successful business.
As your local Business LEAP Entrepreneurship Facilitator, Brooke is on-hand to provide you with support in taking the leap into your own business and to assist you in planning for sustainability and growth in the profitability of your business.
Ms Lynne Wilbraham
Bundaberg, Gympie, South Burnett, Cherbourg
Lynne brings to the Entrepreneurship Facilitator role, a wealth of business knowledge acquired through her own experiences in operating, working and facilitating the establishment, growth, and development of businesses ranging from start-ups through to large companies. This experience is reinforced through formal qualifications in Business, Marketing, and Management.
Lynne’s previous roles and experiences have required her to implement both high-level business, project management and networking skills. She has also had many years of experience in working at a one to one level to facilitate entrepreneurship, business establishment, and growth. Born and raised in the Gympie region, Lynne has a strong personal passion for supporting the growth of the business community at all levels and for helping entrepreneurs to achieve their business goals.
Mr Jason Virtue
Gympie, North Burnett, South Burnett, Fraser Coast, Cherbourg
Jason Virtue founded Landlife Education, a consulting and training firm that specializes in practical and innovative solutions for main street and rural-based businesses. Beginning his career in a family owned hospitality business, he has had experience in retail and transportation before launching his own successful farming business in 1994. Jason has worked with hundreds of individuals to help them to grow sustainable and viable business operations.
As an Entrepreneurship Facilitator, Jason continues to strive to deliver the highest standards of service through trust, integrity, care, approachability, and honesty while encouraging business owners to lead healthy and fulfilling lifestyles and to pursue their passions. He believes that one on one mentoring is critical for all businesses to achieve positive outcomes and is committed to helping new and existing businesses achieve their full potential.
If you have a business idea, or you aren’t sure if starting a business is the right thing for you, the best thing to do is simply get some great advice. Your Entrepreneur Facilitator will guide you through the maze of information and things you will need to consider. Complete an Expression of Interest Form to your local provider to get started today.
Expression of Interest Form - Gympie
Cnr Quay and Tantitha Streets
Bundaberg QLD 4670