Our members have great stories to tell. Find out more about these successful NSW businesses by reading their stories below.
Roy Wilkinson has worked 16 years for the hat-making business, Akubra. The fifth-generation family business is based in Kempsey and has been a member of NSW Business Chamber for over 85 years.
Ken began his family business in 1975, customising suspension for all kinds of vehicles. Today, Ultimate Suspension exports to the world, with customers including NATO, the World Food Program, the Paris-Dakar international rally, and to war zones such as Afghanistan.
Amanda is a Graphic Designer and owner of VAADA (Visual Arts and Design Agency). After a career in Sydney, Amanda sought a ‘tree change’, moving back to Orange to start her own business. “VAADA grew quickly, so I had to step up from being a sole trader to becoming an employer,” recalls Amanda.... more
Mark is a 25-year member of NSW Business Chamber. He subscribes to WorkplaceInfo, which keeps HR/IR professionals updated with news and information.... more
Located on the outskirts of Kempsey, Australian Architectural Hardwoods has been manufacturing a variety of products from recycled hardwoods since 1993.... more
The value of membership, “It’s the comfort of having a big brother speak for you.” says Ross Roberts, Harwood Marine, Yamba... more
Responding directly to NSW Business Chamber’s advocacy efforts, NSW Government reduces workers compensation premiums by an average of 7.5 per cent. What does it mean to a small business?