Regional Development Australia (RDA) Orana Director Megan Dixon is calling on all Orana young entrepreneurs looking to attend the 2019 Central West Young Entrepreneurs Summit.

“RDA Orana is seeking expression of interest from people not located in Mudgee and who may be interested in travelling together by bus to and from the Young Entrepreneurs Summit in Mudgee on the 25th of July,”

Mrs Dixon said, “we would like all Orana young entrepreneurs (35 & under) to have the opportunity to attend the summit and networking event at Mudgee Town Hall Theatre and Roths Wine Bar and not be limited by transport,”

“Whether you are looking for ideas to grow, streamline or pivot your business, the Young Entrepreneurs Summit (CWYES) will provide inspiration,”

“The keynote speaker, Samantha Wills, has been in the spotlight as one of Australia’s most dynamic speakers and creative personalities since launching her self-titled jewellery brand at Australian Fashion Week in 2004, at 21 years of age.”

“Hosted by awarded winning journalist, Alison Rice it will be an opportunity to hear from a range of successful Australian entrepreneurs who found success at a young age and have lived through the challenges and capitalised on opportunities to develop and grow their businesses including

  • Troy Douglas Founder of Nexba
  • Lauren Silvers and Lisa Maree Founders of Glamazon
  • Raphael Freedman Co-founder of Peak Chocolate
  • Diamond Hawkins Founder of Parnorama Prebuilt
  • Omar Khalifa CEO of iAccelerate

“This is an occasion not to be missed, the program will cover topics including managing marketing and growth challenges, innovation and unique product development, marketing and branding in the online environment, funding funding and support and leadership.”

“The evening networking event will also provide great opportunities to connect with like minded entrepreneurs in the Orana region,” Mrs Dixon said.

The bus would depart Dubbo in the morning and return to Dubbo in the evening of the 25th of July.

Please submit expressions of interest to RDA Orana on 02 6885 1488 or email Tickets for the summit and networking can be purchased at HERE.