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Rare Birds Ambassador Launch & Brisbane Meet-up

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Brisbane Business Hub

155 Queen Street

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Brisbane City, QLD 4000

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Be part of our Brisbane Ambassadors launch, learn about mentoring and connect with like-minded professionals and entrepreneurs.

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Join us at our Brisbane Ambassadors launch for an evening of business insights, connections & discussions.

Inspiring Rare Birds has been making a difference to entrepreneurs & professionals for over 7 years.

Join us as we explore the entrepreneurial journey with real stories from our stellar lineup of panelists. You'll learn from some of Australia's leading women in business including CEO of Inspiring Rare Birds, Jo Burston. As one of Australia’s most successful serial female entrepreneurs, Jo Burston is a passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion and its impact on talent retention and business success.

Our Brisbane Ambassadors and panellists:

Fleur Madden, CEO at Freelancing Gems

Fleur is an award winning business woman, experienced CEO/Founder, recognised industry expert and women in business speaker with 18 years experience running her own businesses. Fleur started her first company The Red Republic at 23 that she sold 14 years later to a multinational. Along her journey, she has acquired other businesses, founded an online beauty company Lulu and Lipstick that she sold in 2016, where just prior her makeup brushes were in the gift bags for the 2016 Oscars. Today Fleur is the CEO and cofounder of women's jobs platform Freelancing Gems, Australias first jobs site that champions women who freelance, consult, side hustle or work part time to find their next meaningful role. They are on a mission to close the gender pay gap for women in the gig economy.

Emma Rhoades, Founder at Her Leadership Journey

Passionate about creating authentic and courageous leaders, Emma is an award-winning entrepreneur. Emma’s ability to help women in the workplace to transform from invisible and unheard, into an influential and inspirational leader has resulted in many women stepping into their true, authentic leadership and moving up their career ladder. She brings a unique combination of formal study and her own less than desirable experiences in the workplace to inspire leaders to own their ambitions, to increase their visibility and leave a lasting impact on those they serve. Emma will push you to believe in yourself like you’ve never done before.

Nina Nguyen, Founder & CEO at Pakko

Nina is creating a legacy as a culturally inclusive and thoughtful leader within the Australian manufacturing industry. She is a passionate advocate for equality, humanity and teamwork; and is focused on inspiring others with her story. Nina has overcome the challenges associated with the manufacturing industry, and she is conscious of the need for awareness, inclusiveness and acceptance. Nina is an avid supporter of migrants and people from culturally diverse and non-english speaking backgrounds – a woman who has experienced the refugee journey and she is committed to helping everyone on her team reach their potential.

Karen Cohen, Founder at Emerging Tech Talent & Deputy Chair Blockchain Australia

Karen Cohen is the Founder and Director of Emerging Tech Talent, a company that helps humans connect to Emerging Technology. She also founded Women in Emerging Tech and is the Program Manager for AlgoHub a virtual blockchain developer hub. In 2021, Karen won the Lift Off Awards for Diversity and Inclusion as a Tech Leader. She is a Rare Birds Ambassador and ran the Prime Minister and Cabinet’s Office for Women mentoring program with Inspiring Rare Birds in 2020.

Come and meet the women who are leading the way in business and entrepreneurship in Brisbane. Learn, be inspired and make new connections.

We look forward to seeing you at the event.

Thanks to our event hosts for the evening Brisbane Business Hub.


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About Inspiring Rare Birds

Find connections. Develop relationships. Win clients. Grow your business. The Rare Birds community is your secret weapon for success. We create, support and promote diverse and inclusive workplaces, where opportunities in entrepreneurship and leadership exist for everyone.

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What We Do

We transform individuals and businesses through quantifiable diverse and inclusive solutions that deliver improved talent retention, innovative practice and overall commercial value.

Our world-class mentoring programs - fully managed and measured for both small businesses and corporate organisations -instil business confidence, entrepreneurial thinking and leadership skills in emerging leaders with high-impact to diversity and inclusion strategies.

Rare Birds also hosts intelligent and captivating events across Australia including rural and regional hubs, bringing the brightest and boldest minds in business, technology, entrepreneurship and creative industries to inspire and educate both our Mentors and Mentees.

Education is another cornerstone of what we do; providing practical workshops and masterclasses for people starting and growing a business.

Rare Birds is able to have a global impact because of a network of passionate, highly successful Ambassadors who walk the talk, and affiliate partnerships with some of the world’s leading businesses.

Together, we are impacting the UN Sustainable Development Goals - Goal 4: Quality Education, Goal 5: Gender Equality and Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities.

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