2012 Queensland Managers of the Year

The 2012 Queensland Managers of the Year were announced at the Queensland Gala Dinner held in Brisbane on Friday 2 November 2012.

The 2012 Griffith University Medal for Management Innovation recipient was Allan English, Director of the English Family Foundation.

Awarding:

Professional Manager of the Year

Read more about the Professional Manager award category.

Winner

Kevin Berg - Principal Vice President and General Manager, Bechtel
Representing Gladstone

Finalists

  • Justine Cain - General Manager, Sales and Relationship Management, Medibank
  • Leanne Roods-Smith - FNQ Retail Manager, Queensland Rail
  • Kevin Berg - Principal Vice President and General Manager, Bechtel
  • Raelene Barry - HR Manager, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • Grant Webb - Director Regional Services, Department of Education, Training and Employment
  • Chris Phillips - former Strategic Manager, Rockhampton Regional Council
  • Robyn Ann Redknap - Resort Manager, Oasis Retirement Resort
  • Bob Hogarth - General Manager Human Resources, Heritage Bank
  • Matthew Joyce - Deputy Director, Planning and Development, James Cook University

 


Not For Profit Manager of the Year

Read more about the Not For Profit Manager award category.

Winner

Fiona Jose - Group Director People, Cape York Institute
Representing Cairns

Finalists

  • Anna Marsden - CEO, Queensland Ballet
  • Fiona Jose - Group Director People, Cape York Institute
  • Viki Hannah - Regional Youth Services Manager, Bundaberg Area Youth Service Inc
  • Vicki Jane Batten - Chief Executive Officer, FSG Australia
  • Phillip Dowler - Former CEO, Central Queensland Helicopter Rescue Service Ltd (CQ Rescue)
  • Paul Clegg - Acting Headmaster - CEO and Head of Junior School, Sunshine Coast Grammar School
  • Paul Jensen - Chief Operating Officer - Human Services, Lifeline Darling Downs and South West Queensland Ltd
  • Fiona McGill - Operations Manager, Tropical Medical Training

Owner Manager of the Year

Read more about the Owner Manager award category.

Winner

John Pearson - Director, Look Now Pty Ltd
Representing the Sunshine Coast

Finalists

  • Raeleen Robertson - Managing Director, Mettro
  • Neal Rockley - Director, Rocktrans Pty Ltd
  • David Tindal - Owner Manager, Q-Air Compressor Repairs
  • Sarah Cobb - Managing Director, Cariblue Pty Ltd
  • Jody Lee Euler - Director and Owner, redhotblue
  • John Pearson - Director, Look Now Pty Ltd
  • Craig Martin - Director, Martin Garden Concepts Martin Sand and Gravel
  • Deborah Latouf - Director, Entropy

Rural/Regional Manager of the Year

Winner

Sue Manton - Business Manager, Little Haven Cooloola Sunshine Coast Palliative Care Inc
Representing the Sunshine Coast

Finalists

  • Katrina Spies - Chief Executive Officer, Q.I.T.E.
  • Glen Rethamel - GM Operations, Bundaberg Brewed Drinks
  • Hugh Cassidy - Project Manager, Leighton Contractors
  • Dr Viney Joshi - Practice Principal, Blackall Hospital and Black Stump Medical Centre
  • Sue Manton - Business Manager, Little Haven Cooloola Sunshine Coast Palliative Care Inc
  • David Smith - Site Approval Coordination Manager, Queensland Gas Company
  • Gordon Edwards - Managing Director, KFSU LTD

Young Manager of the Year

Read more about the Young Manager award category.

Winner

Lee Staddon - General Manager, Birch Carroll and Coyle Cinemas
Representing Mackay

Finalists

  • Andrew Barnes - Managing Director, GO1 Pty Ltd
  • Sam Court - Food Services Manager, Holy Spirit Care Services
  • Erika Davis - Business Services Manager, Education Queensland - Tannum Sands State High School
  • Bree Davies - Senior Project Manager, R & B Creative
  • Lee Staddon - General Manager, Birch Carroll and Coyle Cinemas
  • Daniel Mulvey - Managing Director, Lane 4
  • Leah McKenzie - Senior Civil Engineer, Department of Transport and Main Roads
  • Sarah Kelly - Practice Manager, ME Dental Practice
  • Felicity Nicholas - Project Manager, HRMIS Upgrade Project, James Cook University