What we're about

Growth Colony was founded because we wanted to share our passion for in-depth conversations with entrepreneurs, CEOs and marketers on how they were growing their business.

We know that other people would benefit from these types of discussion and we wanted to create a community for like-minded Australian marketers and growth specialist.

Growth Colony is a place where you can hear all about what's been working for other marketers, what mistakes they made and how they're staying ahead of the competition

We’re all about bringing together the Australian marketing community to share ideas, experiments and to help each other push harder, go further and do better. That’s the drive behind Growth Colony and we’d love you to be a part of it.

Being a part of Growth Colony you’ll get a chance to explore and unpack the newest and most useful marketing and growth strategies. You’ll also learn the newest and most effective skills and tools at our monthly event where you’ll have the opportunity to connect with industry experts. You’ll also get access to the full recordings, in-depth exclusive content, and bite-sized videos on our community channels and website.

At Growth Colony we hear from the founders, CMOs and growth marketers on their experience and their skills they’re developed within their teams to improve their efforts.

You really don’t want to miss out, these are some of the best and brightest marketing minds, and we’re gathering them all together in Growth Colony.

When it’s all said and done, the code is written and all the R&D is complete, the one thing that’s holding Australia’s startups back is the knowledge and ability required to achieve high levels of growth.

We want every Australian organisation to have access to an elite growth marketer, so we’re bringing the best practices, ideas and people from around the world to Australia’s business community.

We’re an open and supportive community and we’d love to join.

Join the Slack group and grow: http://bit.ly/GCSlack

Upcoming events (2)

Why Customer Experience is the Future of Marketing

❗️PLEASE RSVP VIA EVENTBRITE 👉🏽 http://bit.ly/2GYfoJx Customer Experience (CX) is impacting all aspects of business. Marketing is no exception. So how is CX changing marketing? In our upcoming event, the Australian Marketing Institute and Growth Colony are bringing you a panel of industry experts to answer that very question. We’ll discuss how CX is impacting the marketing industry and what you should be doing to further align yourself with your customers. We’re going to be sharing a lot of insight and case studies. Make sure to get your ticket. (Last time we booked out. No seriously) Register now to save your seat 👉🏽 http://bit.ly/2GYfoJx 🔵 Here’s what you’ll learn ∙ What are the CX trends in Australia ∙ How some of the leading brands in Australia are generating customer insights and implementing their customer experience ∙ How can you incorporate CX into your marketing and growth strategy 🔵 Who should attend? ∙ Marketing executives and representatives (from any level of an organisation) ∙ C-level executives ∙ CMOs and marketing teams ∙ Customer experience representatives ∙ Founder looking for an edge to grow their business 🎙Who are the speakers? 🔸 Lisa Stark 🔸 Lisa’s career in marketing has spanned over 20 years and has involved working with B2B and B2C leaders on major marketing, online and transformation initiatives as well as leading large businesses. Lisa has a broad depth of experience across all marketing channels having worked in print and technology organisations most of her career. Lisa has been responsible for leading a Salesforce Marketing Cloud partner start-up agency to top global ranking, the launch and establishment of the Eric Insurance brand, and the Next Address strategy. Lisa is currently a member of the AMI State Committee in Victoria. 🔸 Lisa D’Amico 🔸 Lisa is a career global marketing leader who has worked on leading Australian and Global brands for over 20 years. She has spent her career observing and influencing consumer behaviour moving between the advertising worlds of Young & Rubicam, Wunderman & DDB, leading marketing thinking across retail, consumer goods and services, automotive, telecommunications, Government, financial services and utilities. Lisa traversed to ‘the other side’ working in Asia Pacific scaling the Transitions Optical brand and later joining LVMH owned Cloudy Bay (NZ) where she worked closely with the founding winemaker of Cloudy Bay to scale and shift the winery to become a global world class brand and New Zealand destination. Recently she led global marketing for Aesop, working with the founder, CEO and executive team to scale the business from 90 to over 240 stores. She introduced and infused new thinking in customer experience, brand, data and omni channel into Aesop. Lisa currently consults to business and creative senior leaders who are in scale or in need of rejuvenation. She has a deep passion to find ways to inject the latest thinking, humanity, relationships and collective energy to help organisations achieve competitive differentiation and sustainable growth. 🔸 Mark Cameron 🔸 Mark has been in the digital strategy and transformation space since the late '90s and has worked with companies such as SAP North America, GSK, Australia Post and Telstra. He is currently the CEO of W3.Digital, a consultancy that specialises in enabling and leading digital transformation initiatives. Mark has worked on a vast array of digital and customer-focused projects including major political elections, global brand strategy, innovation strategy, transformation initiatives, and digital product development. ❗️Register while there are still places left 👉🏻 http://bit.ly/2GYfoJx When: Tuesday, September 24 Where: MODEX | Level 8 / 607 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/Tfz4yH9k7gFicuSTA Agenda: 6:00pm - 6:30pm: Arrival and Networking 6:30pm - 7:30pm: Presentation 7:30pm - 7:45pm: Q&A 7:45pm onwards: Networking

How to Boost Your Marketing and Sales with Marketing Automation

❗️ NOTE: You will need to register here: http://bit.ly/2maYkIR Marketing automation. We’ve all heard about it, and we might’ve “experimented” with it a bit as well. But how do you truly implement your marketing automation to truly benefit your business and organisation? Join us in this upcoming webinar where we will be sitting down with Nina Jung, CMO of MadeComfy, to discuss the importance of Marketing Automation and how it can improve your sales and marketing team’s cohesiveness. We will be revealing the power of marketing automation and how it can assist your organisation scale day to day processes that can lead to improved cross-functional workflow. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to pick the brains of two highly accomplished Marketing experts and their experience with automation. RSVP here: http://bit.ly/2maYkIR 👉🏾 Here’s what you’ll learn 👈🏼 - How to define the status of a lead using lead scoring - How to implement a lead nurturing program - How to create a robust operational process between marketing and sales 👉🏾 Who should attend 👈🏼 - Marketing Managers, CMOs, Marketing Directors or Head of Sales and Marketing - Founders and entrepreneurs trying to implement sales and marketing in their business - Marketers interested in the bigger picture of business operations RSVP here to make sure you get the link: http://bit.ly/2maYkIR 🎙Who are the speakers: Nina Jung Nina Jung is the Chief Marketing Officer at MadeComfy, a short-term rental property management and hospitality specialist that helps property owners and travellers benefit from the sharing economy. Nina's professional experience includes working in fast-paced, high-growth multinational organisations such as HotelsCombined and DeliveryHero using a performance-driven marketing approach. Originally from South Korea, Nina is a keen traveller who has visited over 45 countries and her recent biggest travel achievement was to set foot on the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Shahin Hoda Shahin is the Founder of xGrowth, an agency helping B2B technology firms build and maintain predictable, revenue-focused growth engines. Shahin and his team work with brands like VicRoads, Byte and Village Roadshow, maximising their marketing efforts with great results. ❗️ NOTE: You will need to register here: http://bit.ly/2maYkIR

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How to Systemise Your Business & Scale Effectively

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