Damien started his working career in the Australian Air-force which included 8 overseas operational tours. On leaving the military he was able to apply his leadership skills and had several high-profile management roles, including a role as a Farm Manager on a large Cattle farm and then as a manager of the Australian Operation of an Import-Export business that is based in the Solomon Islands.
Damien acquired his Consultant Management experience in working with several blue chip companies as well as working on the prestigious Commonwealth Games project on the Gold Coast in 2018. This included:
A period as an IT and Management Consultant for a large international logistics company.
A period as an IT and Management Consultant for Telstra Business on the Mid North Coast.
Operational Technical Delivery Manager for OPTUS at the Commonwealth games looking after 150 technicians and 10 Project Managers.
In 2018 Damien was trained in the use of the Business Success Programme and is using his varied experiences to help businesses grow, by providing his clients a wide range of business skills that include;
Leadership, Management and People
Business Development/Sales & Marketing
Business Processes (including ICT)
Legal aspects of business, including contract management & negotiation
Damien is born and raised in Brisbane. He is married to Hayley and has 3 children, Thomas, Liam and Charlotte who are 19, 15 and 9. Damien enjoys spending time with his family and tries to get over to the Solomon Islands where his parents live.
Damien enjoys all sports and was a keen rugby and cricket player when he was younger. Damien enjoys mountain biking and taking his Border Collie Franklin for walks. Damien enjoys the outdoors and loves 4wheel driving and camping.
Damien enjoys a good beer usually in company with friends, watching sport.