2011 Brisbane Managers of the Year

The 2011 Brisbane Managers of the Year will be announced at the MEA Final Luncheon to be held in Brisbane on Tuesday 13 September 2011.

Awarding:

Professional Manager of the Year

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Winner

Peta Irvine FAIM - Chief Executive Officer, Local Government Managers Australia

Finalists

  • Don Bletchly FAIM - General Manager, Emergency Management Division, Department of Transport and Main Roads
  • Bernard Curran - Partner in Charge, Private Client Division, BDO
  • Ben Deverson - General Manager, Corporate Services, RiverCity Motorway
  • Victoria Edwards - Manager OHS, Qantas Airways Limited
  • Peta Irvine FAIM - Chief Executive Officer, Local Government Managers Australia
  • Bernard McKitrick - General Manager Corporate Social Responsibility, Queensland Rail
  • Paul Pisasale - Mayor, Ipswich City Council
  • David Pourre - General Manager, Queensland, NAB Private Wealth
  • Iain Ward - Alliance Manager, Eastern Busway Alliance-Leighton Contractors

Owner Manager of the Year

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Winner

Vanessa Garrard - Director, E3 Style Pty Ltd

Finalists

  • Luis Aleixo FAIM - Managing Director, LA Partners
  • Kay Ganley FAIM - Chief Executive Officer, Charlton Brown
  • Vanessa Garrard - Director, E3 Style Pty Ltd
  • Elena Gosse FAIM - Executive Director and Company Secretary, Australian Innovative Systems Pty Ltd (AIS)
  • Margaret Kurzok - Chief Executive Officer and Chair, KMSG Group
  • William Liu - Managing Director, Sono Restaurant Hamilton Pty Ltd

Not For Profit Manager of the Year

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Winner

Nick Willis

Finalists

  • Anthony Bourke - Queensland Operations Manager, Australian Red Cross Blood Service
  • Lana Gishkariany AIMM - Executive Manager, Suited to Success Inc
  • Valerie King AFAIM - General Manager Support Services, Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia Queensland Section
  • Jennifer Mobbs - Chief Executive Officer, Playgroup Queensland
  • Paul Murphy - General Manager, Holy Spirit Care Services
  • Wendy Reid - Executive Director, Australia's CEO Challenge
  • Richard Royle - Executive Director, UnitingCare Health
  • Kyra Williams - National Manager, GIVIT
  • Nick Willis

Young Manager of the Year

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Winner

Zoe Boyd - Director of Strategy & Planning, Australian Communication Exchange ACE

Finalists

  • Mina Ali - Chief Operations Officer, Di Bella Coffee
  • Zoe Boyd - Director of Strategy & Planning, Australian Communication Exchange ACE
  • Jessica Cant-Robert - Corporate Sales and Service Manager, Signet Pty Ltd
  • Jamie-Lee Crawford - General Manager Safety Excellence, Queensland Rail
  • Lara Fripp - Retail Lending Manager, Southern QLD, ANZ
  • Emma Shannon - Director Infrastructure and Investment, TransLink Transit Authority
  • Craig Somerville AIMM - General Manager, Director, Reload Media - Reload Consulting
  • Nick Stenson - Manager Organisational Design and Review, Queensland Rail