2017 Whitehorse Excellence in Business Awards Judges

Nataliya Poshyvaylo

Community Award

Nataliya Poshyvaylo-Towler has worked at Box Hill Institute for the past two years, most recently as a Bid Manager in the Business Development team.


Jan Fermelis

Community Award

Jan is a Senior Lecturer at Deakin University Burwood where she has worked for more than twenty years. Her current responsibilities include Directorships of the Management and HRM major study sequences and teaching ‘C...


Erik Rubens

Start Up Business Award

Erik is currently co owner with wife Janene of The Travel Store, an independent travel management agency.


Marcus O’Donohue

Start Up Business Award

Marcus O’Donohue is an independent Business Advisor and Director of the Box Hill Business Network, a business mastermind group that helps busi...


Daryl Mitchell

Micro Business Award (Sole Trader)

89.9 LightFM is Australia’s largest community radio broadcaster with over 1,000,000 listeners every month across Melbourne. Exclusive Nine News simulcast can be ...


Steve Ogden

Micro Business Award (Sole Trader)

Deakin University

Dr. Steve Ogden is a Lecturer and Director of ...


Tony Meechan

Micro Business Award

Tony Meechan, Client Relationship Manager for Adecco
Australia brings a personable approach to a global organisation. A professional business ‘connector’, creating mutu...


Georgie McLeod

Micro Business Award

Georgie McLeod has worked with local businesses for over 30 years in the newspaper and magazine industry. She currently works with domain.com.au as a regional sales manager for ...


Ashraf Abdelmoteleb

Small Business Award

Ashraf is the director of industry engagement at Deakin University – Faculty of Business and Law and is principal and founder of VisualFUSE, an organisation specialising in th...


Danielle Piric

Small Business Award

“Danielle is a Commercial Customer Service Officer at Yarra Valley Water and has a passion for working with businesses that are actively involved...


Diane Fisher

Medium Business Award

Principal – The Balance Approach Pty Ltd - Diane has over 20 years consulting experience, specialising in Change Management, with a range of ind...


John Downes

Medium Business Award

Acorro

John Downes mentors business owners to help them derive pleasure, fulfilment and a just financial reward. He has been working w...


Katherine Kyriakou

Large Business Award

Katherine Kyriakou has lived and worked in the City of Whitehorse for over 27 years and is a Principal of Property Management at McGrath Estate Agents Blackburn and Box Hill ( Formerly Allens Real Estate). In 1994 ...


James Kotsiros

Large Business Award

James is currently a Partner in Designs to Inspire Home Staging + Interior Design, where he is actively involved in general management and the stra...


Joshua Morse

Overall Business Award

Joshua has worked as a Chartered Accountant for the last 20 years and joined Saward Dawson as a Business Advisory Partner in 2011. Joshua works w...


Anthony Turner

Overall Business Award

Small Business Mentoring Service

Anthony's passion is helping business owners and individuals 'achieve their best' in life...


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