Our Advisors

Our team of Business Advisors is made up of exceptional professionals who have all operated their own business and are passionate about seeing our clients succeed.

Steve Wait
Steve Wait Chief Executive Officer

Mentor and leader, sportsman and Scotsman

Brooke Philips
Brooke Philips Education and Experience Manager

Passionate people person, leader and design thinker

Paulina Mangano
Paulina Mangano Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Supporter, encourager and mentor

Michael Hilsden FAIM, FACS.
Michael Hilsden FAIM, FACS. Senior Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

International experience but passion for the Mid Coast

Lena Vestad Hansen
Lena Vestad Hansen Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Marketer with a global perspective

Peter Hollingsworth
Peter Hollingsworth Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Business trainer and coach extraordinaire

Gordon Whitehead
Gordon Whitehead Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Tech head and tech mentor

Nat Ellis
Nat Ellis Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Disability Sector Advisor and advocate

Reda Haddadeh
Reda Haddadeh Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

An international strategist with a big heart for community

Laura Hughes
Laura Hughes Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Accountant Extraordinaire

Kate Mole
Kate Mole Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

NDIS expert

Lisa Harpley
Lisa Harpley Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Marketing and networking guru Hunter Valley favourite

Martin Mckenzie
Martin Mckenzie Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Black belt in grants, tenders and incentives

Trish Hodgson
Trish Hodgson Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Passionate creative and businesswoman

Beck Morley
Beck Morley Business Advisor, Trainer and Mentor

Tourism expert

Gorton IP
Gorton IP Brad and Michelle Gorton

Expert in Residence | Intellectual Property expert

Ronnoco
Ronnoco Jodi and Raz Oconnor

Expert in Residence | Branding and CX

The Garis Group
The Garis Group John Garis

Expert in Residence | Xero Accounting

Perform HR
Perform HR Johanna Fink

Expert in Residence | Human Resourcing

Fiona Moylan
Fiona Moylan Business Advisor

Xero expert

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Our advisor locations:

Central Coast, Hunter and Mid Coast or we can come to where you are.

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