My Business Awards Judges

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Professor Chris Adam, Retired, Emeritus Professor, UNSW Australia

Christopher Adam is now Emeritus Professor at UNSW Sydney. From 1977 to 2017, Chris held academic appointments at the Australian Graduate School of Management at UNSW, Bond University, Sydne...

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Matthew Ball, Head of Small & Medium Business, Optus

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Fabrice Beillard, Founder, Australian Business Coaching

Fabrice BEILLARD is a globally acclaimed Business Systems & Profit Growth Strategist, he has helped businesses all over the planet add millions of dollars to their revenues and bottom li...

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Mark Bilton, Managing Director, Thought Patrol

Mark Bilton is an international award winning, “Leadership Advisor” with 20 years Managing Director and CEO experience, leading 6 companies. This included a transformational role as Grou...

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Tania Corvelo, Marketing Manager, Optus

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Mark Chapman, Director of Tax Communications, H&R Block

Mark Chapman is Director of Tax Communications with H&R Block Australia. He has over 25 years experience as a tax professional in both the UK and Australia, specialising in tax for SME...

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Jamie Davidson, Director, Carbon Group

Jamie began his career as a Certified Practicing Accountant in Queensland where his passion for property investment led him to become a financial controller for several major real estate and...

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Jack Delosa, Founder & CEO, The Entourage

Jack Delosa ​ is changing education. He is the Founder and CEO of Australia’s largest education institutionfor entrepreneurs, The Entourage, which has a community of 300,000 members. Jac...

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Tony Dormer, Managing Director, Kreston Dormers

Tony is the founder and Managing Director of Kreston Dormers. His entrepreneurial style and ability to ‘think outside the square’, has enabled Kreston Dormers to provide clients with a l...

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Ben Fewtrell, Managing Partner, Maxmyprofit

Ben started his first business at the age of 18, he built it to be a multi-millions dollar business with 64 trucks on the road in just 4 years. As impressive as it sounds, Ben was working ri...

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Michael Field, Partner, EvettFieldPartners

EvettField Partners works with business owners and leaders of medium-sized B2B organisations to develop their competitive strategy, increase revenue, marketshare and enterprise value. Client...

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Adam Franklin, Founder, Bluewire Media

Adam Franklin is the co-author of Web Marketing That Works --- an Amazon #1 best seller. He is also a professional speaker and co-founder of Bluewire Media. His Bluewire Media blog was Aus...

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Josh Frith, Managing Director, The Dubs

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Christopher Green, CEO, Red Rooster

Chris Green (Greenie) joined Red Rooster as Chief Executive Officer in January 2015. He is obsessed with always putting the customer first and has been focused on making Red Rooster Australi...

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Nathan Hood, Director, Carbon Group

With a bachelor of commerce in accounting and finance and a CPA, Nathan has spent the last decade building Carbon Group; a multi-award-winning business that challenges the stereotypically st...

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Eric Jelinek, Head of Qantas Business Rewards, Qantas

Eric Jelinek is the Head of Qantas Business Rewards. Eric drives the evolution of Qantas Business Rewards, and has grown the program to a membership base of over 165,000 Australian SMEs and ...

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Ben Kingsley, Chair & Managing Director, Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA) & Empower Wealth

Ben Kingsley is the Founder of Empower Wealth (2016 BRW Fast 100 Companies), Chair of Property Professionals of Australia (PIPA), best-selling author and co-host of The Property Couch Podcas...

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Stephen Koukoulas, Managing Director, Market Economics

Stephen Koukoulas is Managing Director of Market Economics, a firm he established in January 2012 in response to the need for independent macroeconomic analysis. Stephen has a rare profess...

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James Mabbott, Partner & Head of KPMG Innovate, KPMG

As Partner for KPMG Innovate, James uses his strong leadership capability to work at CEO and Board levels on the strategy and marshalling of limited resources to drive profitable business gr...

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Sascha Moore, Director, Create Design & Marketing

Sascha Moore is a marketing specialist, who focuses on providing highly strategic, creative solutions – predominantly to the financial services and legal industries. Sascha has extensive e...

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Cheryl Pearl, Director of Strategy and Innovation Small & Medium Business, Optus

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Doctor Maryam Safari, Lecturer, RMIT

Dr Maryam Safari is a lecturer in accounting in the School of Accounting at RMIT University, Melbourne. Maryam's PhD research focused on Australian corporate governance and financial reporti...

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Brett Spencer, Chairman, Opica Group

Opica Group provides Lenders with Australia’s only Responsible Lending Engine designed to manage and verify a consumers spending habits that enables lenders to satisfy their Responsible Le...

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Vicki Stylianou, Executive General Manager, Advocacy & Technical, Insitute of Public Accountants

Vicki is currently employed by the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), which is one of the professional accounting bodies in Australia, with over 35,000 members in 65 countries worldwide....

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Karl Vizvary, Director of Small & Medium Business Product, Optus

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Jeff Zulman, Founder & Managing Director, BBBSA Finance

Jeff Zulman is one of Australia’s leading M&A specialists with a focus on the mortgage brokerage and financial intermediary industries. He is able to share deep, market knowledge with ...