I used to work as a supply chain consultant in factories, mines and warehouses, getting new systems used by busy people.
I recognised the power of the human factor in successful innovation – the critical importance of communications and relationships.
For a time I was a professional coach and trainer, helping business managers turn their plans into effective team action.
Now I write for a living – which gives me freedom to travel. I specialise in pitching new ideas for innovative businesses, including web content and copy.
I’m also a cleantech enabler with MOSS, introducing new business strategies and technologies into the Asia-Pacific.
I – mostly – live in the hills outside Melbourne (Australia, not Canada) and do regular road trips to explore the beauty of the outback.
I have a wonderful husband, a forest garden full of birds and an amazing coworking community
I’ve been an owner builder, hands on for years in building our home in the hills and its bird-friendly garden.
I’m addicted to the written word, new ideas and the power of story telling.
I read sci fi, fantasy, innovation, sustainability, business development and communication in about equal amounts.
I discovered the wealth positive, inspiring solutions side
of sustainability back in 2002 when I read Natural
I’ve been writing on sustainability, opportunity and
innovation for years.
In 2009, I wrote The Deep Green Profit Handbook as a
short guide to the hidden business opportunities of
I spread the good stuff about sustainability, innovation
delivery and regenerative business on social media.