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Dean Mason

Managing Director of Gorilla Radio (Two Way Radio Specialists) - Gorilla Radio

We are a small family business operating in Newcastle, NSW.
We supply and service all major brands of two way radios, hearing protection & accessories.
Our team have years of industry experience and extensive knowledge regarding radio products & legislation of radio use.
We tailor radio solutions to our customers’ needs to help increase safety and efficiency in the workplace.

Our Motto:
"Keep our customers happy and we'll keep our customers"

Gorilla Radio

Chantelle Rossouw

Branch Manager - Konnect Fastening Systems

Konnect Fastening Systems


Director and HSEQ Specialist - ALIGN Risk Management

Tania Van der Stap is a HSEQ Specialist who has worked extensively with companies in Australia to achieve Safe Production. She founded Align Risk Management in 2003 and has worked with companies including Chevron, FMG, AngoGold Ashanti, Worley Parsons, Baker Hughes, Monadelphous and also small to medium enterprises. Her expertise is in managing risk to achieve safety, production and quality concurrently. For more information see: and

ALIGN Risk Management

Sharni Foulkes

Business Advisor - Kalgoorlie-Boulder Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Billy Ray Stokes

Owner - The Proper Gander Espresso

As the founding man and brains behind The Proper Gander, I am an an innovator, forward thinker.

Having worked across a variety of industries, coupled with my passion for business and efficiencies, I have a passion for changing the coffee scene as we know it.

The Proper Gander Espresso

Kodi Carter

District Manager - Goldfields - Holcim Australia Pty Ltd

Holcim Australia Pty Ltd

Maddison Chinnery

Treasurer - Sparkles and Twinkles Goldfields Incorporated

Founding Sparkles and Twinkles in 2021, I am passionate about helping other people and brightening the lives of people. I am an advocate for children with special needs and for others with intellectual disabilities and tailor activities specifically for my audience's enjoyment. I also provide equine assisted therapy for people with special needs.
I am a two time individual finalist in the 2019 and 2020 WA Young Achiever Awards (Health and Wellbeing Award and Masonic Care WA/Freemasons WA Community Service and Volunteering Award), a 2021 WA Young Achiever Awards finalist with Sparkles and Twinkles (Woolworths Youth Group Achievement Award) and winner of the 2018 Foundation for Young Australians Unleashed 2018 Local Legend Award.
I aim to become a paediatrician and work in rural Australia.

Sparkles and Twinkles Goldfields Incorporated

Ryan O'Hanlon

Manager-Goldfields - Chamber of Minerals and Energy WA (CME)

I am a highly effective business leader, with more than 15 years of experience in senior management roles, leading high-performing teams across diverse industries. Organisations value my capabilities to grow and develop new revenue streams, and transition businesses towards optimisation and efficiency. I recently demonstrated this by growing profits by up to 200%, and delivering a $50 million regional accommodation project under budget, and within agreed timeframes.

Chamber of Minerals and Energy WA (CME)

Lauris Davies

Industry Training Consultant - Apprenticeship Support Australia

Apprenticeship Support Australia

Karen Crouch

Manager-Training - ESB Consultancy

I've been training people how to use computer software for more than 30 years. I really get a kick out of showing people how to work more efficiently with their Microsoft or MYOB applications.

I have recently been creating a lot of Excel dashboard reports and macros for clients. I love writing code in MS Excel to really make it work for clients in more powerful ways.

I'm a geek at heart and my passion is helping people get more productive!

ESB Consultancy

Steve Flint

Manager - Westrac

Experienced Lead with a demonstrated history of working in the manufacturing industry. Skilled in Negotiation, Business Development, Continuous Improvement, Change Management, and Management. Strong professional with a Bachelor Of Business focused in Marketing/ Supply Chain Management from University of Southern Queensland.

A servant leader with 30 years experience in manufacturing, building a culture of continuous improvement through the development and engagement of the team.

Demonstrated history in creating a high performance work environment that delivers on market expectations of quality, safety and on-time delivery, utilising the fundamentals of lean principles.


Brendon Cullen

Product Manager - RCT

Experienced Product Manager with a demonstrated history of working in and around Mobile Mining Machinery in Surface and Underground applications, with hands on experience in Remote Control and Automation. Skilled in Negotiation, Budgeting, Operations Management, Equipment Maintenance, and Mining.


David Johnson

Mining sales specialist - Victaulic Australia

I manage the mining MRO / Site project business, working with owners, engineers and contractors to provide efficient solutions to all things piping. Having worked over 9 years for BlueScope steel and a stint at Xylem, before that around 5 years in the U/G Ground support business. I am fairly well versed on the demands of what's required on a mine site, be it HDPE or steel dewatering systems, high pressure backfill systems, stainless steel service piping or process water in the mill, my 6 years to date at Victaulic has all but reinforced the need for efficiency, safety and engineered solutions. Oh, and i can also help with industrial, commercial and mining fire solutions as well.

Victaulic Australia

Rod Coles

Director - Provide Australia

ProVide Australia Pty Ltd T/a Tyre Chains Australia. Total Wheel Management solutions for clients in the mining and industrial sector in Australia, and now ProVide International offering quality innovative wheel products to a global market.

Provide Australia

Venkat Sreenivasa Rao Gajjalakonda



Venkat Sreenivasa Rao Gajjalakonda

Founder / Business Manager - MINING MART PTY LTD

Hi I am Venkat, Founder and Business manager for MINING MART,
12 years in Kalgoorlie residence, and 9 years of Mining Experience in the Gold, and Nickel processing.


Rick Martin

Owner/Operator - Twilight Accounting Services

Twilight Accounting Services

Clint Blee

Managing Director - RelaiBlee


Mitch Fragar

Managing Director - Next Gen Building Pty Ltd

Mitch is the Managing Director of Next Gen Building Pty Ltd. He has 20 years of experience in the construction industry, and over 10 as owner of a Company that delivers construction services to the Commercial and Mining sectors. He also has extensive experience as a hands-on Carpenter and Equipment Operator, giving him invaluable knowledge and understanding of the Mining and Construction Industries.

Mitchell has completed his Diploma in Building and Construction. He has his Building Practitioner’s Licence and founded Next Gen Building Pty Ltd, a Registered Building Company, in 2017.

He is a long-term resident of Kalgoorlie-Boulder with his wife and three children.

Next Gen Building Pty Ltd


director, owner and manager - HELLOWORLD TRAVEL KALGOORLIE

Deborah and Rod Botica are both local residents who have owned helloworld Travel Kalgoorlie for over 9 years.
Deborah has a background in nursing, teaching and counselling.


Steve McBride

General Manager - ABBA Engineering

With vast experience in irrigation, dewatering, landscaping, mining, pumping and poly, Steve’s comprehensive industry knowledge ensures clients are presented with the best possible solutions. While primarily involved in tendering and quoting, Steve is also highly active in the field.

ABBA Engineering

Ben Duns

Area Manager - Goldfields - Energy Power Systems

Energy Power Systems

Lisa Parker

Owner/Operator - Red's Mechanical

Red's Mechanical

Dragan Kuzmanovic

Director of Operations - KPP Services

With over 16 years' access experience in the Oil & Gas industry, it’s clear the one thing that separates a successful project from an average one is the people
and that's always been my priority. I highly value our team members and am confident our clients are always receiving the best service possible.

KPP Services