boardroom lunches.

At MindShift we believe in the importance of a strong collaboration with our industry peers and partners.

With this in mind, we are proud to host a series of Boardroom lunches throughout the year that focus on strategic partnering and corporate social responsibility.

Held in Brisbane at the Brisbane Marriott, the aim of each event is for corporate CEOs/industry leaders to come together with CEOs from the not-for-profit sector to collaborate and learn valuable insights from our guest speakers.

Our past speakers have included (in alphabetical order):

Allan English – Chief Executive Officer Silver Chef Group

Andrew Donne – Chief Executive Officer Endeavour Foundation

Ben Gales – Chief Executive Officer Social Enterprise Finance Australia

Brendan Maher – CEO R U OK?

Brianna Casey – Chief Executive Officer Foodbank Australia

Colin Seery – Chief Executive Officer Healthdirect Australia

David Cooke – Managing Director of Konica Minolta in Australia

Dr Gary Johns – Member of the Prime Minister’s Community Business Partnership

Dr Matthew Cullen  – Chief Executive Officer Tonic Health Media

Jonathan Nicholas – CEO

Louise Walsh – Joint CEO of Future Generation Global (FGG)

Melanie Cooper – Director and Company Secretary of Coopers Brewery Foundation

Michael McHugh – Owner and Editor-in-chief MindFood Magazine

Paul Laxon – Managing Partner Queensland Ernst & Young

Peter Birtles – Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Super Retail Group

Tony Johnson – Oceania CEO & Regional Managing Partner EY

Planned events for 2018 include:

Dr Gary Johns – Commissioner Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission

Dr. Jay Spence – CEO Uprise

Graham Quirk – Lord Mayor Brisbane City Council

Jack Heath – CEO Sane

Jon Sutton – MD and CEO Bank of Queensland

Jonathan Nicholas – CEO ReachOut

Kerryn Newton – MD Directors Australia

Mark Lavery – MD Sugarman Group

Phil Butler – Sector Leader, NFP Australian Institute of Company Directors

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