22 November, 2022
Amanda Patterson

Amanda Patterson, Director, Principal & Licensee, Local Realty

For Amanda Patterson, Director, Principal and Licensee of Local Realty, people and community are at the center of what she does. Her business Local Realty is now over 10 years old, and was born from her own experience managing property sales and purchases, and a desire to make the process...

21 November, 2022
BBRF header image Bianca Crake

Bianca Crake, Owner, Jaru Girl Designs

Bianca Crake is the Owner and Founder of Jaru Girl Designs artwork and clothing based in Wyndham in very remote Western Australia. Her business is named for her country Jaru, in the East Kimberleys and her art and designs reflect the Aboriginal stories of the land and waters of that...

23 October, 2022
Amber Daines

Bouncing back or busting apart after a clusterf*ck of a crisis

Bouncing back or busting apart after a clusterf*ck of a crisis is a contributor feature by Femeconomy member Amber Daines, Co-founder of Grace & Grit Strategic Communications Advisory. The hacks keep on coming It’s fair to say the last month has been the worst Australian telco giant Optus has experienced...

18 October, 2022
Mel Hatwell

Melissa Hatwell, Owner PPP Events

Melissa Hatwell, Owner PPP Events transitioned from her 10 year teaching career to start her own party planning and events business in 2013 with a fairy floss machine and a tank of helium. Since then, Mel has exponentially grown her highly successful Pilbara based business to host corporate events for...

11 October, 2022
BLOG IMAGE Liz Van Vliet

Liz Van Vliet, Managing Director, My EA Career

Liz Van Vliet Managing Director of My EA Career transitioned from an award winning career in Corporate Sales in the technology sector to found a business dedicated to boosting the confidence and career development of Executive Assistants, after her own experience as an EA provided insight to the complexity and...

10 October, 2022
Jess Rennie

Jess Rennie, Owner, Mumma’s Magic

Jess Rennie, qualified Occupational Therapist and Owner of Mumma’s Magic founded her online business specialising in pregnancy, birth and postpartum products after the birth of her son Mack in remote Port Hedland, Western Australia. The lack of locally based supplies to help ease the burden of new motherhood led her...

10 October, 2022
Tamara Bin Amat

Tamara Bin Amat, Director Impact Digi

Yawuru woman Tamara Bin Amat, Director Impact Digi started her award-winning, 100% Aboriginal-owned marketing business, formerly known as Impact Media in 2013. Based in Karratha, Tamara employs a team of 6 staff and contractors who specialise in graphic design, social media management, copywriting and website development. Tamara took a risk...

9 October, 2022
Clare Cane

Clare Cane, Owner Manager, Red Rust Contracting

Clare Cane, Owner/ Manager of Red Rust Contracting based in Kununurra purchased the business specialising in agricultural construction works in the remote north of Western Australia and Top End of Northern Territory with her husband Ross, at the start of the COVID pandemic. Navigating the challenges and opportunities of a...

26 September, 2022
Shona Rowan

Shona Rowan, Author, The Psychology of Successful Women

Shona Rowan‘s number 1 Amazon best selling book The Psychology of Successful Women is based on her signature coaching course, the Career Acceleration Program for Women. It is a highly practical, results-focused program, specifically designed to equip women with the skills, strategies and mindsets needed to accelerate their careers, maximise...

5 September, 2022
Leah Hirst

Leah Hirst, Director JMH Group

Leah Hirst, Founder and Director JMH Group, established her successful Geraldton based business over 10 years ago with her husband Jaydon, providing heavy mobile plant equipment repairs and services to the mining, transport and agricultural industries across Western Australia. Leah is a proud Yamatji-Badimia woman and committed community leader. She is...

4 September, 2022
Patricia Mamanyjun Torres

Patricia Mamanyjun Torres, Director Mayi Harvests

Patricia (Pat) Mamanyjun Torres is the Director of Mayi Harvests, a sustainable, Indigenous Australian owned and operated agribusiness that wild harvests Australian Native Foods in the Kimberley to produce wellness products and gifts. Mayi Harvests range includes ‘Gabiny’ Kakadu Plum, Lemon Myrtle, Native Lemon Grass, Boab fruit, Native Peach ‘Quandong’,...