2012 Gold Coast Managers of the Year

The 2012 Gold Coast Managers of the Year were announced at the MEA Final dinner held at the Gold Coast on Thursday 13 September 2012.

Awarding:

Professional Manager of the Year

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Winner

Raelene Barry - HR Manager, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre

Finalists

  • Raelene Barry - HR Manager, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • Brett Campbell - Business Manager, Grace Record Management
  • Adam Wright - Academic Director and Principal of Gold Coast Campus, Langports English Language College
  • Maureen Poppins - Director, Madeurne Pty Ltd
  • Jo-Anne Smith - Chief Executive Officer, One Step Further PTY LTD
  • Steve Hampton - Chief Business Development Officer, Technigro

Not For Profit Manager of the Year

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Winner

Vicki Batten - CEO, FSG Australia

Finalists

  • Hetty Johnston - Founder and Executive Director, Bravehearts Inc
  • Michael Pyne - Senior Veterinarian, Currumbin Sanctuary Wildlife Hospital
  • Graham Leo - Principal CEO, Emmanuel College
  • Gabriele Taylor - General Manager Community Services, Feros Care Ltd
  • Vicki Batten - CEO, FSG Australia
  • Gail Bruce - Lifestyle Manager, RSL Care

Owner Manager of the Year

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Winner

Sarah Cobb AFAIM - Managing Director, Cariblue Pty Ltd

Finalists

  • John Keleher - Managing Director, Australian Lawn Concepts
  • Sarah Cobb AFAIM - Managing Director, Cariblue Pty Ltd
  • John Blackman - Owner and Manager, Exotic Filled Candy and Licorice
  • Leanne Conoley - Owner, School Camps Qld
  • Jason Ganis - Founder and Group CEO, Smartprint Fleet Management, ifish finance, Print Security

Young Manager of the Year

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Winner

Bree Davies - Senior Project Manager, R&B Creative

Finalists

  • Bree Davies - Senior Project Manager, R&B Creative
  • Kurt Irvine - Contracting Operations Manager, Technigro