Think Talent

[PODCAST] Glass Ceiling – Episode 16: Think Talent

- January 18, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Ainsley Johnstone and Natalie Firth are cofounders and co-CEOs of Melbourne recruitment firm Think Talent. The pair founded the business in 2014, because they wanted to do something a little different in recruitment. They explain Think Talent as a marketing-led business, where they help employers develop strong brand recognition that will future-proof them as the… Read more »


[PODCAST] Startup Meet Corporate – Episode 27: Daisee

- January 17, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

The Startup meet Corporate podcast is back for 2019! On this episode, we chat about AI with Richard Kimber, cofounder and CEO of artificial intelligence startup Daisee. Richard has had an interesting career: he started out with a psychology degree at university before studying for an MBA and taking on strategy and tech roles for the… Read more »


[PODCAST] Glass Ceiling – Episode 14: Emily Tuteur, director of product design at littleBits

- November 1, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Emily Tuteur is director of product design at New York-based edutech startup littleBits. Founded in 2011, littleBits created the electronic building block, full of magnetic ‘bits’ that snap together to turn ideas into inventions. Along with Disney and education provider Pearson, the startup also has partnerships with over 20,000 schools, while there are more than… Read more »


[PODCAST] Glass Ceiling – Episode 13: Cherie Diaz, managing director Australia at OpenLearning

- October 19, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Now managing director for OpenLearning in Australia, Cherie Diaz has had an interesting career trajectory: after starting out as a classroom teacher, she made the move to the corporate world with Ernst & Young, before progressing through a series of roles and then taking on the OpenLearning gig this past July. It’s an interesting one:… Read more »


[PODCAST] Startup Meet Corporate – Episode 24: OnTheGo

- October 16, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

On this episode, Gina and Tricia chat about customised apparel. We sat down to talk with Mick Spencer, founder and CEO of OnTheGo. A mass customisation platform for apparel and accessories, OnTheGo is used by everyone from local businesses through to the likes of Microsoft and professional sports teams for the design, development, and production… Read more »


[PODCAST] Glass Ceiling – Episode 12: Nicola Farrell, program manager at muru-D

- September 27, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Now program manager for the muru-D accelerator in Sydney, Nicola Farrell has been working with startups for almost a decade. Originally from Ireland, she led startup and accelerator engagement for the Web Summit conference before moving to Sydney and starting at early stage startup incubator Pollenizer. She then found her way to AGL Energy before… Read more »


[PODCAST] Startup Meet Corporate – Episode 22: Square

- September 10, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

On this episode, Gina and Tricia chat about card payments. We sat down to talk with Ben Pfisterer, country manager for Square Australia. Ben has been with Square since its local launch, when it brought its original card reader down under in 2016. Having started out targeting the likes of market stalls, Square revealed last year… Read more »


[PODCAST] Glass Ceiling – Episode 11: Maria Halasz, CEO of Cellmid

- September 5, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Maria Halasz is the managing director and CEO of the ASX-listed life sciences & biotech company, Cellmid Limited. She has a fascinating background: she originally started in the science, working in executive positions in biotechnology firms, before moving to corporate finance and managing investment funds. Maria joined Cellmid in 2007 – and since her appointment,… Read more »