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In the last couple of years I’ve been asked to speak at a number events including global conferences, business networks, universities and also my old high school. I’m fairly comfortable speaking in public, but I’m comfortable because I’m generally well-prepared. As an introvert, it would be very difficult for me to get up in front of a[…]

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Monday morning. The day before our big launch & stock hadn’t arrived yet from overseas. I was refreshing the tracking number every 20 minutes to check for movement. The shipment had arrived in Melbourne and was waiting to be delivered that day. Come 4pm, still nothing. The TNT customer service rep assured me at 4.18pm[…]

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I was recently approached by SmartCompany for a featured interview to appear on their website & social channels. The interview went smoothly and I hung up the phone feeling pretty content with the answers that I provided. Everything I said during the interview was honest & down to earth but I couldn’t help but have this[…]

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#BeAthletikan - Athletikan Sneakers - Melbourne

Alright, the cat’s out of the bag. It’s possibly my worst kept secret, but in May 2017 I am launching Australia’s first ever sneaker brand, Athletikan. It’s been two years in the making for me after sketching countless designs and many failed attempts at manufacturer’s samples. I’ve traveled to China looking for the best manufacturer[…]

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It’s been in the pipeline for a little while, but as of May 1st we’re offering our customers at Uncle Jack the option to personalise their watch by having their initials embossed onto the watch strap. The consumer landscape is changing. Consumers now more than ever are looking for unique and personal shopping experiences. In recent[…]

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Today I was excited to learn that I had been selected in the Hot 30 Under 30 2017 young entrepreneurs in Australia. It’s an amazing achievement both for myself & the team at Uncle Jack. We’ve grown tremendously since the idea was conceptualised in early 2014. Sitting at #17 on the list, it’s an honour to be the youngest[…]

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