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Retail associations first partnership

Australia’s two leading retail industry groups have joined forces to help retailers move in response to the rapidly changing business environment. Australia’s largest and most representative retail industry group,the National Retail Association, and the established business network connecting and supporting online retailers, NORA,…

REINSW elects Leanne Pilkington President

REINSW has elected Leanne Pilkington as President, effective immediately for a two year term.  REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin said Ms Pilkington’s major strength was her ability to connect with people right across the industry. “A strong advocate for women in the profession, Leanne is the second female President since the establishment of REINSW in 1910 and was a founder of the Real Women in Real Estate group,” Mr McKibbin said.  Leanne is currently the Managing Director…

CEO resigns from peak national body for pharmacists

Dr Lance Emerson has resigned as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the peak national organisation for pharmacists, the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA). After three and a half years as CEO, Dr Emerson – a highly respected healthcare leader in Australia – will leave the organisation in January next year having achieved many positive outcomes, structural reforms, improved member services and helping to boost the public profile of pharmacists and PSA. PSA National President…

AMA Secretary General to move on after contract ends in 2018

Federal AMA Secretary General, Anne Trimmer, has decided to pursue a different career direction when her five-year contract with the AMA expires in August 2018. AMA President, Dr Michael Gannon, said today that Ms Trimmer had provided strong, stable leadership of the AMA Secretariat, which provided a well-informed and strategic platform for the work of the President, the Vice President, the Board, and the Federal Council.

Andrew Dillon appointed new CEO of Energy Networks Australia

Energy Networks Australia announced has announced Mr Andrew Dillon’s appointment as its new Chief Executive Officer. Energy Networks Australia Chairman Nino Ficca announced the decision after a comprehensive executive search and competitive selection process throughout Australia. “Mr Dillon has held senior roles in advocacy…

STA announces new President

Leading marine scientist and broadcaster Professor Emma Johnston has become President of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics sector’s peak body, Science & Technology Australia (STA). Professor Johnston was confirmed as President at the STA annual general meeting in Sydney today, taking on the role from outgoing President Emeritus Professor Jim Piper AO. A leading marine ecotoxicologist, Professor Johnston is also Dean of Science at the University of NSW, a board member…

New President announced for Parking Australia

Parking Australia, the national body representing the interests of the parking industry in Australia, has elected six directors, (three are new to the Board) at the Annual General Meeting of the Company. A comprehensive Presidents Report was delivered by Cristina Lynn highlighting the success of the Outlook Conference held in Sydney, the advocacy efforts through government submissions and media relations, the uptake of major parking facility operators for the Accredited Operator Scheme…

Leading industry advertising bodies join forces

Australia’s leading advertising industry bodies announced today that they have established a working group to design and publish a common set of best-practice operating standards to improve transparency in the digital advertising supply chain, to reduce fraud and improve brand safety. The Australian Association of National Advertisers (AANA), the Interactive Advertising Bureau Australia (IAB) and the Media Federation of Australia (MFA) will draw extensively…

Advanced Practice Collaborative launches

The nation’s leading pharmacy organisations have united today to launch the Advanced Practice Collaborative, a new committee that will work collaboratively to examine and progress drivers for Advance Practice pharmacists in Australia. Involving representatives from the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA), the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) and the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, the Advanced Practice Collaborative will meet quarterly to progress Advanced Practice…

Institute of Managers and Leaders partners with Chartered Management Institute

The Institute of Managers and Leaders (IML, formerly the Australian Institute of Management) has announced a long-term strategic partnership with prestigious, London-based, international management body, the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). The partnership sees IML become the exclusive management and leadership accrediting body in Australia and New Zealand, with the introduction of the Chartered Manager professional designation, and a new university partnerships…

Trisha Mok appointed to ATMS Board

The Australian Traditional Medicine Society announced on 1 November that Trish Mok has been appointed as its first independent non-executive Board Director.   Trisha is a senior legal counsel and chartered secretary. She has expertise in commercial and corporate law, compliance, governance, intellectual property and mergers and acquisitions.…
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