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Success stories

Are you looking for some inspiration to start or grow a business? Read the following success stories.

Swimwear brand rides the eco wave

Tuesday, 1st Oct 2019
Danielle Clayton was working on a surf charter boat in the Maldives in 2012 when her women’s surf leggings business Salt Gypsy came to life.
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Aussies fall in love with a little flat bread

Monday, 26th Aug 2019

When is a biscuit not a biscuit? When it’s lavosh!

If you ask Karen Lebsanft, the co-founder and CEO of Kurrajong Kitchen, ”am I allowed to call it a biscuit?”, you will get a very terse reply -  “no you are not!”

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Customers flock to Crowies Paints

Tuesday, 16th Jul 2019
Daphne Crowhurst knows paint. She also knows how to transform a stagnant family-run business into a successful franchise.
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Online forum an info injection for doctors

Wednesday, 5th Jun 2019
As a nine-year old, April Armstrong often destroyed gardens by ripping the stems and branches off plants and claiming it was for a business she was starting.
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Building a solid foundation for success

Monday, 6th May 2019
As a teenager Gus Fares would spend hours drawing the many buildings he loved before they were destroyed by bombings.
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Successful small biz drives into franchise fast lane

Tuesday, 9th Apr 2019

When a serious foot injury brought Maria Xynias’ life to a halt as she knew it, she had plenty of family members around to help.

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Car sharing gets green light

Wednesday, 13th Mar 2019

One day Will Davies walked a long way, past hundreds of parked cars, to pick up a car from a car rental company.

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Modern twist on old school favourite

Tuesday, 12th Feb 2019
The idea started with a walk by the ocean for two sisters who usually live on opposite sides of the world.
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