Meet the 2019/2020 Committee
The committee meet fortnightly to further all functions of the chamber including advocacy, events, membership, community and special projects.
Shailer Park Q 4128
Small Business is sitting on a gold mine here in Logan.
To take advantage of this, I fill my days with motivating, educating and supporting Logan business. Through the Logan MBA (Massive Bank Account) program, I give your business access to the latest technology, funding and strategies to take advantage of our unique opportunity.
The Logan Chamber of Commerce is a key resource for any business looking to make massive profits in Logan.
I am a commercial lawyer with more than 15 years’ professional services experience.In working with some of Queensland’s largest and smallest firms, I have provided commercial advice to a range of clients across Australia and am experienced in providing estate planning, business succession and commercial solutions to business owners and private clients.
I am a Chartered Tax Adviser with the Tax Institute of Australia and a Queensland Law Society Accredited Specialist in Business Law. I have presented as a speaker for both organisations as well as numerous legal education providers, national banks and community groups.
I am a director of Rivermount Education Limited and the Economics and Law Research Institute Limited. I am also the consulting General Manager of WillPoint, Australia’s leading provider of death and probate notification and will locator services.
My Purpose is to maximise the potential in myself and others.
My Big Idea is to create a pathway for serious clients to financial success within 24 months or less.
My vision is to build my business as an example for other business owners to follow.
My Mission is to implement my program with committed clients to provide a pathway for business success.
Ormeau Q 4208
0421 822 805
Growing up in Logan for 25 years, Emma is passionate about helping our city develop and grow. Emma has worked in the Employment sector for 6 years. This has allowed her to develop strong ties within the community, covering everything from government sectors, local non-for-profit organizations, small business owners to local sporting groups.
Emma has a strong focus on connecting our members to assist them to reach their business and personal goals.
You will find Emma spending time with her family of 4 if she is not working to help our Chamber members.
Immediate Past President
Springwood Q 4127
0402 463 317
I am passionate about business in Logan.
In 2011 I acquired my first business in Logan – Alita Dental.
Having enjoyed the challenge of building and growing my business and team, in 2016 I launched a registered training organisation – The Australian Academy of Dental Assisting.
I am actively involved in the Logan Community with the Beacon Foundation and hold a position on the board of directors for Men’s Legal Service. I am a keen networker and love to talk politics, economics, investing and promoting growth and opportunities for Logan.
Tradesman, Engineer, MBA, GAICD, FCILT, Life Fellow AIM.
Having worked in mining, smelting, refining, construction, transport, International IP licensing, real estate and business consulting he brings significant experience with business effectiveness, financial management, strategy, audit & risk, IT, marketing and commercial management.
Trusted Business Advisor
0419 88 1111
I have one goal and that is your success.
With over 35 years growing businesses, I work with small to medium business owners 1:1 to achieve what they work so hard for; a better income, greater freedom and the growth they wish for.
Having lived in Logan for over 20 years, I am grateful to have the opportunity to work with my fellow community members in achieving their ideal business.
Carolyn Ferrrando is one of the directors of Hawthorne Social a company dedicated to small business social media management strategies. This means helping businesses move their current marketing systems online and integrated with the social media channels that are best suited for their business.
She is is super passionate about all things social media and will talk for hours about it, if you let her!
Carolyn loves nothing more than getting out for a coffee and a chat, adventures and of course hanging out with her two fur babies and hubby Chris at home!
Junior Chamber Committee
Shailer Park High
Shailer Park Q 4128
0476 851 717
Annette is the Industry Liaison Officer and Career Advisor at Shailer Park State High. She spends her days creating connections and building Future Ready Students through supporting and working with stakeholders (students, parents, industry, training organisations, the school and the community) to prepare students for the real world.
She also provides career advice, job readiness skills, connections to real world of work experiences and access to nationally recognized qualifications via various registered training organisations.