Mr Noone has led the development, launch and optimisation of many innovative companies that have helped define the digital market in Europe, Asia and Australia. Mr Noone led the Asia Pacific business for Microprose and then moved to London as Commercial Director for Hasbro. Mr Noone also went on to launch Vodafone‘s games business in Europe and later become their head of Business Development and Content. Mr Noone moved back to Australia in 2006 to ramp up ninemsm’s mobile business, taking responsibility for the monetisation of the mobile products of Microsoft, ACP Magazines and Channel 9 as well as the 5th Finger and HWW mobile businesses. In addition to helping large corporations evolve in a digital environment he has also co-founded a number of start-up businesses.
Mr Bunter has over 20 years’ experience in accounting, finance and a broad range of corporate advisory roles covering mergers and acquisitions, divestments of businesses, debt/equity raisings and strategy development and execution. Adrian is an executive director of Venture Advisory, a specialist telecommunications, media and technology financial advisory firm operating out of Australia and AsiaPac. Mr Bunter is a Chartered Accountant, a Senior Associate of Finsia and has completed a Bachelor of Business and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance. Adrian is a member of the Executive Committee of Australia’s leading angel investing group, Sydney Angels and is also a non-executive director of 8common Limited (ASX:8CO)
Ms Vanzella has an extensive combination of customer, marketing, digital, data and commercial legal skills built up across multiple industries including technology, retail, property and financial services. Michelle practiced Corporate & Commercial Law at Allens and has held senior executive positions with iconic Australian brands including Westfield, Suncorp and AAMI. She was previously an independent non-executive director of Canteen Australia. She is currently a non-executive director at Hunter Water and sits on the Investment Committee and the Science, Environment & Human Health Committee. (Ms Vanzella has a Bachelor of Law (Hons) & Economics and an MBA from AGSM.)
Michelle brings to the Board expertise in strategic growth and innovation, customer strategy and analytics, consumer marketing and public brand management and the application of existing and emerging technologies to business growth.
Stephen Abolakian is an accomplished executive with experience across property development, finance, capital raising, operations and human resources. In 2012 Stephen was appointed Managing Director of Hyecorp Property Group, a diversified Australian property group with three key operating divisions – property development, construction and funds management. Hyecorp grew from initial roots in the automotive repair and accident replacement industry. Hyecorp is associated with Hishenk, the largest shareholder of Collaborate Corporation Limited. Stephen graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Economics and holds a Diploma of Financial Markets from FINSIA.
Ms Logan graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting and Business Law from Curtin University in Western Australia and completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Governance with Chartered Secretaries Australia. She is a Chartered Secretary and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Ms Logan is presently the principal of a public practice providing corporate and financial services to ASX-listed companies.