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)

Panel Discussion: Mistakes I’ve Made Growing My Business

Academy Xi Melbourne

Are you trying to systematically grow your business or startup? Overwhelmed with all the potential options and having a hard time differentiating between hype and solid growth strategies? Should you do SEO? Facebook ads? What about social media and social selling? Should you just forget about all this digital stuff and get a TV ad? It’s overwhelming, we know. That’s why we have a panel of founders who’ve already braved the journey and made multiple mistakes while establishing successful international franchisees, raising millions of dollars and creating multiple successful startups. And they’re going to share all that learning at our next event. Don’t try to reinvent the wheel and as a result, make the same mistakes. Please RSVP here to confirm your spot 👉 http://bit.ly/2RUKyWk Here’s why this will be one of the most profitable evenings of your year: 🎓 Here’s what You’ll Learn - Mistakes to avoid when growing your business - Who should be your first two hires for systematic growth - Identify what should be the new areas of marketing you should focus on in your business today 👤 Who should attend - Directors and CEOs uncertain of which step to take next to grow their business - Marketers looking for ways to hack growth - Business owners and entrepreneurs - Founders looking to launch their business We guarantee it’s going to be time well spent. Register here to save your seat 👉 http://bit.ly/2RUKyWk 🎙Who are the speakers: 👉Aaron Smith Founder of KX Pilates, Aaron Smith, is an award-winning fitness innovator and entrepreneur. Based on the Japanese concept of kaizen (continuous improvement), KX Pilates is a dynamic workout that has transformed both fitness participants and the business at large, which in less than a decade took Smith from $20K in the red to a 55-studio international franchise turning over $20 million per annum. As the founder of KX Pilates , Aaron has earnt multiple awards including, Service Business of the Year at the 2014 Australian Startup Awards, multiple SmartCompany Smart50 recognitions and finalist for Best Small Business of the Year at the My Business Awards. 👉 Fiona Boyd Fiona is passionate about using technology to empower relationships and the greater good. She began her career as a broadcaster with ABC Radio and finds human beings and the human story infinitely interesting. For the last decade she’s specialised in creating and leading successful businesses online that serve communities by solving big problems. As founder and CEO of EdSmart Fiona is dedicated to helping educators, parents and students worldwide by reducing costs, risk and getting paperwork out of the way to save huge amounts of time that can be reinvested back into human connections. Fiona’s previous successful online businesses include Arts Hub, Screen Hub and REmessenger. 👉 Omer Molad Omer is the co-founder and CEO of Vervoe, an AI-powered skill testing platform that helps companies hire the very best by focusing on who can do the job, not who looks good on paper. Vervoe uses machine learning to create tailored skills assessments that are instantly auto-gradable, allowing companies to test candidates for any skill, and automatically grade their responses at any scale. 👉 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 Don't forget to register 👉 http://bit.ly/2RUKyWk When: Thursday 25 July Where: Academy Xi Agenda: 6:00pm - 6:30pm: Arrival and Networking 6:30pm - 7:30pm: Panel Discussion 7:30pm - 7:45pm: Q&A 7:45pm onwards: Networking Location: Academy Xi Melbourne - Level 3, 45 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000 Please note we might share registration data with our event partner Academy Xi. If you would rather we didn’t please let us know.

Webinar: What Is Intent Marketing And Why Does It Matter?

Keen to enrich your marketing with intent data? Want to find out which companies in the market are looking for what you offer? You’ve heard of intent marketing, but not sure what it is? You can’t miss our upcoming webinar. Greg Anderson, VP of Sales at TechTarget, and Shahin Hoda, Head of Growth at xGrowth, are going to sit down and talk about what is intent marketing and how you can implement it in your marketing strategy. 👉🏾 Here’s what you’ll learn 👈🏼 🔴 What is “intent data” 🔴 What are the different kinds of intent data 🔴 Why all intent data is not created equal 🔴 How can intent data be used to enhance marketing and sales strategies? 👉🏾 Who should attend 👈🏼 🔴 Marketing and Sales leaders interested in data-driven transformation 🔴 CEOs, CMOs, or Heads of Sales & Marketing 🔴 Growth Marketers 🔴 Business owners, founders and entrepreneurs 🔴 Marketing students wanting to learn about fundamentals 🎙Who are the speakers: Greg Anderson & Shahin Hoda Greg leads TechTarget’s sales team across APAC. In his 12 years in tech marketing sales he’s worked in Boston, San Francisco, Singapore, and Australia delivering complex marketing & SaaS solutions and strategies to global tech leaders such as Cisco, Microsoft, Intel, HPE, Oracle, Amazon, Salesforce and many more. He is passionate about digital marketing, sales, and overall personal and professional growth through continuous education and dialogue with others interested in the same pursuit. 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. When: Thursday August 8, 8:00 am AEST (Brekkie Webinar) Agenda: 7:45am - Login 8:00am - 8:45am: Presentation 8:45am - 9:00am: Q&A

Past Events

How iflix Built a Growth Team & is 10x-ing Their User Base

Academy Xi Melbourne

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