31 Jan 2018

Business Women Australia Lunch & Learn – How to be an effective Director by Maree Gooch

Date: 31 January 2018 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Location: HHG Legal Group – Level 1, 16 Parliament Pl. West Perth, WA

Are you keen to more deeply understand the role and responsibilities of an effective Board Director? Want to know how you can make a real difference on a Board?

Board Directors provide leadership and strategic input to an organisation’s goals and objectives. Your contribution to the boardroom will draw on your skills, experience and insights. Join us over a light lunch at HHG Legal Group with Diamond member, Maree Gooch to delve into the role of a Board member and hear how to provide your value as an effective Director.

This is a practical and interactive session designed for ambitious women who are thinking about, or already on, a board. If you are looking to contribute in an effective and powerful way, this is a great opportunity to tap into the expertise of Maree Gooch who will share her insights as a Board Director and Chair.

Being connected to Business Women Australia provides exciting opportunities to mix with a wide cross section of influential female leaders in business, government and the professions. Our calendar of events is developed for ongoing professional, personal and business development.

A light lunch is provided.

ABOUT MAREE GOOCH:
Maree Gooch is a Diamond member of Business Women Australia. As a business leader she creates value wherever she goes. Maree is the founder and principal of Belay Consulting and is a highly sought-after facilitator, business coach and adviser. She is known for her ability to analyse and explain complicated business concepts, while guiding practical programs that achieve results. Her knowledge comes from holding numerous key managerial portfolios including Company Director, Project Manager and Strategy Manager across business, tourism, finance, agriculture, government and exporting. Maree is a past Board member of the Peel Development Commission, is Chairman with an equity shareholding of South WesternWireless (a tech start-up in the communications space), she represents WA on two national not for profit boards and has chaired 26 organisations in the past 28 years. Maree holds an Executive MBA (UWA) and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

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