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News List

CEO Update
19 Sep 19
As jobs become more automated and our economic stability becomes more uncertain, it is becoming...
CEO Update
11 Sep 19
Writing our 146th Annual Report this week, exactly 6 months to the day of joining the Chamber has...
Chamber News
05 Sep 19
Independent Chair of the Westport Taskforce, Nicole Lockwood set the scene at our Fremantle Chamber...
CEO Update
05 Sep 19
It has been a week of BIG ideas this week, starting the Chamber of Culture & the Arts REMIX...
CEO Update
29 Aug 19
We are all aware that Fremantle is on the cusp of positive growth and change, and the $1.3 billion...
CEO Update
22 Aug 19
I had the privilege of attending a corporate night at Freo.Social last night, entertained by the...
CEO Update
15 Aug 19
I am sure if someone could actually tap into all the chats being held over coffee in Fremantle the...
CEO Update
08 Aug 19
In May the City of Fremantle Finance, Policy, Operations and Legislation Committee requested a...
CEO Update
01 Aug 19
“It is considered highly desirable and of great importance that there should be established among...
CEO Update
25 Jul 19
“The age we are entering is the creative age because the key factor propelling us forward is the...
CEO Update
18 Jul 19
We hit back at The West Australian’s media report that casts doubt on Fremantle’s economic growth...
Chamber News
18 Jul 19
The Fremantle Chamber of Commerce, one of Australia’s oldest Chambers of Commerce, hits back at The...
CEO Update
11 Jul 19
I’m borrowing some great advice from my partner this week that was reinforced so clearly at our...
CEO Update
27 Jun 19
Last Thursday we gathered a group of Fremantle’s property and development leaders into a room to...
CEO Update
20 Jun 19
Nothing signals Winter Solstice like a dark cold 4°C morning filled with frost and rainbows!
Chamber News
13 Jun 19
The Fremantle Business Community gathered last Friday night to celebrate the achievements of...
Member News
13 Jun 19
Since July 2019, The Water Corporation has been proactively replacing ageing water mains across...
CEO Update
13 Jun 19
Wow what a time to celebrate doing great business in Fremantle – as we close the night out on our...
CEO Update
30 May 19
I was fortunate to be a guest of the Reconciliation Week morning tea at the WA Maritime Museum this...
CEO Update
23 May 19
The last 10 days have been very port focused at the Chamber...
CEO Update
09 May 19
It seems we are setting sail for some very cool winter nights in Fremantle and we are so excited to...
CEO Update
02 May 19
May is upon us and we are on the fast track to budgeting and new financial year plans.
CEO Update
17 Apr 19
There is something about the sunshine on High St that seems to say Easter holidays are here. I know...
CEO Update
11 Apr 19
My week started at Innovation Australia’s Submit on the Future of Transport this week which raised...
CEO Update
04 Apr 19
Innovation comes in all forms - large and small - and Fremantle it seems is well ahead on the...
CEO Update
28 Mar 19
As I have walked around Fremantle this week for a variety of different briefings and meetings, I...
CEO Update
20 Mar 19
Henry Ford once said “coming together is the beginning, keeping together is progress and working...
CEO Update
14 Mar 19
As I contemplate my first week as CEO of this historic and esteemed Chamber of Commerce, two over-...
Chamber News
06 Mar 19
The Fremantle Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive...
CEO Update
28 Feb 19
My final CEO Update is short and begins with a thank you to a very resilient group of people, the...
CEO Update
14 Feb 19
There are only so many patch jobs that will keep a hardworking 79 year old together, so it was...