Upcoming BisNet Breakfasts

Tuesday 1 May - The Mars Philosophy ~ Ash Sims: Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager, Mars

Tuesday 5 June - Mike Boyle: Sales Shift – Creating Sales Growth in a Complex Consumer World

Tuesday 3 July - Jeff Pulford: Executive Director, Federation University Ballarat Technology Park & Peter Dostis: CEO, Runway

Tuesday 7 August - Gerry Ryan OAM: Chairman Jayco Coporations Pty Ltd

Tuesday 4 September - More details to come...

Tuesday 2 October - Ballarat's Breakfast with the Stars!

Tuesday 4 December - 3BA Xmas Appeal Auction

 


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Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

At this BisNet Breakfast you will have the chance to hear from Ash Sims, Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager, about the history, business philosophies, sustainability goals and the culture that has made Mars number 1 in the 2017 Great Places to Work study. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn about one of Ballarat’s largest employers and valued businesses and what the future holds for this growing business.

Date: Tuesday 1 May
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: Bell Tower Inn, 1845 Sturt St

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Guest Speaker: Mike Boyle 

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Our resident Sales Scientist, Mike Boyle from Sales Shift Global will be guiding attendees to the key elements of selling successfully in 2018. What does it take to create profitable sales growth? How do you coach sales teams to high performance? What is a simple framework a business can use to create the behaviours of high performing sales teams?

Mike Boyle is a Ballarat local operating a boutique sales development business now working across the globe. With over 25 years expereince in direct selling, sales management, sales training and strategic sales planning Mike brings a unique perspective to what it takes to shift your sales effectiveness especially in regional areas.

In this session you will discover:

  • Insight to why selling today is not dead.
  • How to select the right customers
  • The platform required to shift sales in your business
  • 4 key elements of a sales shift you can implement right away

Date: Tuesday 5 June 
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: The Yacht Club, Wendouree Parade

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Guest Speakers: Jeff Pulford & Peter Dostis

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Jeff Pulford - Executive Director of the Ballarat Technology Park, Federation University Australia


Peter Dostis - Chief Executive Officer, Runway
Peter is passionate about innovation and the commercialisation of products and services to gain competitive advantage for Australia globally. He is currently CEO and co-founder of the Runway Geelong Accelerator program focused on creating a start-up ecosystem in Geelong that will help launch start-ups as well as develop Geelong into a start-up city.

Peter has a significant amount of commercial and operational experience having hopped in and out of both his own start-ups as well as a number of medium and large corporate businesses. 

Although his background is in ICT, his interests have always been in innovating a business’ products and services whilst using ICT as an enabler. He has worked in General Management and Executive roles across multiple industries including Retail, Manufacturing, Agriculture, ICT, Services and Education.

Peter has started up 3 of his own businesses and worked in over 30 organisations either directly or through his own businesses.

Date: Tuesday 3 July
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: Craig's Royal Hotel, 10 Lydiard Street South

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Guest Speaker: Gerry Ryan OAM

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Hear from Gerry Ryan OAM, Chairman Jayco Coporations Pty Ltd. Gerry a businessman and entrepreneur with diverse interests in manufacturing, entertainment, wine, hospitality, property and sport in Australia and overseas. He is the founder and Chairman of Jayco, Australasia’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles. Gerry is also Chairman of  The Creature Technology Company, Global Creatures & Gumbuya World. Gerry is a director and part owner of NRL Club, and Melbourne Storm. He also has an interest in the thoroughbred industry as a race horse owner and breeder and having won many group races including winning the 2010 & 2017 Melbourne Cup. In recognition of his significant and extensive contribution to the nation’s manufacturing, leisure, sport and tourism industries, and to the wider Australian community, Gerry was made a Member of the Order of Australia in 1999.

Date: Tuesday 7 August
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: RACV Goldfields Resort, 1500 Midland Highway, Creswick

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More details to come...

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Date: Tuesday 4 September
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: TBC

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Ballarat's Breakfast with the Stars!

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Ballarat's very own 'Breakfast with the Stars' will give you the chance to listen to high profile Jockeys and Trainers. Watch some horses galloping from the Committee room while enjoying a jam packed morning lead by Lachlan McKenzie CEO Ballarat Turf Club.

Book yourself or book for more and make a table! (Tables of 7)

Date: Tuesday 2 October
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: Ballarat Turf Club, Midas Road, Miners Rest

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3BA XMAS APPEAL AUCTION

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

This breakfast will give attendees the chance to bid and purchase from an exciting range of donated goodies! All proceeds from the morning will be donated to the 3BA Christmas Appeal helping make Christmas time more enjoyable for more than 4,000 Ballarat area families.

Date: Tuesday 4 December
Time: 7am - 8.45am 
Venue: TBC

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