Tradelinked Cairns and PNG Business Networking Event 29 March 2016

Starts: Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Location/Venue: North Bar, Shangri-La Hotel, PierPoint Road, The Marina, Cairns

Attendees at the March Tradelinked Cairns & PNG Business Networking Event included guest speakers:

Mark McCarthy, TAFE Qld International on the Austrade TVET Mission; and

Dennis Crossley, The Omega Group on his experience at the Tradelinked PNG business networking event in Port Moresby.

MC was Gary Aylward, General Manager, Hot Croc Advertising and Committee Member of the Cairns Chamber of Commerce.

A very special thank you to the team at the Shangri-La Hotel for its ongoing support of our event

Deborah Maguire, Dept of State Development with Mr Luke Kulimbao, our new Consul at the PNG Consulate in Cairns and Olive Tau Davis from Laurabada Consultancy Cairns

 Craig Waters, Genesis Engineering Pty Ltd with Tony Sheehan from Evolution Bites

 Mark McCarthy, TAFE Qld International and Emmie Estrella from Emmie's Mobile Hair Salon

 Tim Weaver from Business and Leisure Travel speaking with Paul Cleary from R2R Consultancy Services

 Peter Wandel from Peter's ATV & Outdoor Power Equipment; Andrew McFadden, PAWA Architectural and Robert Hall from Rural Training Queensland

 Lyn Carlyle-Jacob, Cairns Business College together with Rava Chapman, Vice Consul, PNG Consulate, Cairns

 Helen Reed from Mortgage Choice with Andrew Bowes, PNG Holidays

 Mr & Mrs Crowther, owners of Crowtex Imports speaking with Tim Weaver from BLT

Judy Noller, Trade & Investment Qld, with Mr Kulimbao, PNG Consul; Emmie Estrella from Emmie's Mobile Hair Salon; Mark McCarthy, TAFE Qld International & Tony Sheehan, Evolution Bites

Dennis Crossley from The Omega Group together with Phillip Carlon, 3R Consultants and Jim Bitomsky, Kleinhardt Business Consultants

Olive Tau Davies, Laurabada Consultancy Cairns with Loa Hera, Dept of Education, Training & Employment

Ray Elson from AR Removals with Jamie Howard, Agility Project Logistics-PNG and Martin Snook, Wycliffe Australia

Robert Hall, Rural Training Queensland with Greg Smedts from Positive Revolution


33 Businesses attended the Tradelinked Cairns & PNG March 2016 Business Networking Event

Look who’s Here:

3R Consultants

Agility Project Logistics – PNG

Arjay Advertising

AR Removals

AxiomWater Technologies

BLT Business & Leisure Travel

Cairns Business College

Cairns Chamber of Commerce

Cairns Language Centre

Consulate of Papua New Guinea – Cairns

Crowtex Imports

Dept of Education and Training

Dept of State Development

Emmie’s Mobile Hair Salon

Evolution Bites

Genesis Engineering (NQ) Pty Ltd

Hot Croc Advertising

John Hartigan & Associates

Kleinhardt Business Consultants

Laurabada Consultancy Cairns

Mortgage Choice

PAWA Architecture – CNS/PNG

Peters ATV & Outdoor Power Equipment

PNG Holidays

Positive Revolution

R2R Consultancy Services

Rural Training Queensland

Savcor ART Pty Ltd

Shangri-La Hotel

TAFE North Queensland

The Omega Group

Trade & Investment Queensland

Wycliffe Australia



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