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Jo Ann Sweeney
Worth Working Summit host
Director, Business Solutions, Vodafone Ghana
Derek has a successful track record setting up innovative business units in the converging telecoms, IT and media industries in Ghana, Nigeria, UAE, Qatar, Japan, Ireland, New Zealand and the UK.
Research & Content Director Asia Pacific, Melcrum
Jonathan is responsible for delivering insights, case studies, advisory briefings, webinars and training to members of Melcrum’s Strategic Communication Research Forum in Asia Pacific.
He has 17+ years change leadership experience in top 50 Australian companies, is currently on the IABC Excel Award selection committee, and a past board member of IABC NSW Chapter.
Debra is an experienced director and has worked for BT, Genuity, GTE, Sprint and Southwestern Bell.
She is also a strategic advisor to Connected Nation and director of an historic buildings renovation company.
Head of Technology & Innovation, New Zealand Post
Neil is an experienced CIO who helps companies introduce major change programmes that break down silo working and kick-start new approaches to communicating and ideas generation.
Nicholas is a brand management specialist based in Norway. He has written 11 books including Meaning at Work (2011), is on the advisory board of Corporate Reputation Review and the editorial board of the Journal of Brand Management. He is a professor at Oslo School of Management, ESADE in Barcelona and Napier University, Edinburgh.
Thomas is renowned within the social media circuit for his knowledge of internet trends, shapes and patterns, and speaks at symposiums worldwide.
As an Internet Scout, he has spent the last 20 years watching the market and making predictions about its' future.
Jo Ann specialises in stakeholder engagement and is known for her ability to clarify technical and complex information so audiences understand both the detail and the relevance to themselves.
William is responsible for creating strategic business development plans to grow emerging and existing markets at this top 20 US bank. He is founder of the Houston Financial Services Communicators Group, a network of industry marketing and communications leaders.
Speaker, author, networker, lecturer, consultant
David founded and hosts the 4,600-member Employee Engagement Network and writes about employee engagement. He is the author of two books, a sought after speaker globally, and teaches counselling and educational psychology at the University of Manitoba.
Graduate trainee, Tesco
Head of Executive Search Services, Mail Hunter International; charity trustee
Senior sales negotiator, Bushells Estate Agents
Aphra was clear on her ideal job while at university, studying fashion buying and merchandising at night school, interning with ateliers in London and Sydney during the holidays, as well as putting in the effort required for a BSc honours in Maths and modern languages. Her first job is with Tesco’s Central European clothes manufacturers.
Monique has a BSc in Computing Science and is now doing an MBA. Her first role was as a business analyst at Merrill Lynch. She has been head hunted twice since then and been involved in two start-ups, the most recent her own recruitment agency under the Mai Hunter umbrella.
She is also a founder and trustee of the social enterprise Worda Mouth which helps homeless young people.
Luke followed his heart when he left school taking jobs related to his hobby - keeping tropical fish - initially working in an aquarium and then a tropical fish importer.
He fell into his second love - selling houses - when he realised he wanted a career and by chance became an estate agent. Luke joined Bushells four years ago when he moved to London.