Visiting Hatchlab, Portland, Oregon USA

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During a recent visit to the USA, we were able to spend time in Hatch Innovation, otherwise known as the “Hatchlab” – a nonprofit social enterprise, founded in 2004 by Amy Pearl. Hatch’s mission is to enable citizens to launch enterprises that improve communities, built on the conviction that “ordinary citizens have immense untapped capacity […]

Asia Pacific Impact Investment Summit

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As part of Bravo Charlie’s alignment with the Impact Investing industry, it was our great pleasure to attend the 2019 Impact Investment Summit, expand our network, learn a tremendous amount, get inspired and interview 3 of the leading names in Impact Investing that can be found at

Launching Asia Society Australia in Melbourne at the National Gallery

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A great pleasure to join over 400 guests at the National Gallery of Victoria for the official launch of the Asia Society Australia in Melbourne at the Hawker Ball! #hawkerball Below:  Dan Andrews, Premier of Victoria, Philipp Ivanov, CEO of Asia Society Australia and Philip Bateman, CEO of Bravo Charlie

Presenting Digital Media Marketing to AMTIL

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As a company member of the Advanced Precision Manufacturing and Technology group, plus an advisor to the Federal Governments Entrepreneurs Programme, we had the opportunity to present a session on Digital Marketing Systems and Story telling for Industrial and Agricultural companies, to both the management of and their EP advisor group. It was a great morning, […]

The numbers are in

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Good mail for a Friday – “the numbers are in” – we received feedback from the CEO Institute rating our recent presentation as 8.8 out of 10 for ‘Relevance of Topic’ and 8.6 as ‘Guest Speaker’ . If you would like your board, organisation or a specific group to learn about “Business Development using Online […]

The CEO Institute and Feedback

The CEO Insitute - Philip Bateman and Bravo Charlie

Marian and I were very proud to do our first syndicate seminar presentation to the CEO Institute on Thursday 2nd April in the Bachli Thompson room of the Victoria Golf Club. Our talk went for an hour, discussing Business Development via Online Video & Social Media, focusing on; – Story as competitive advantage – Ensuring […]

Australian Institute of Company Directors National Conference

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A real pleasure to firstly be a member of the AICD and secondly to attend the national conference. A remarkable group of people and speakers – you can dig through a lot of media from the event at the Directorship 14 website, or watch the highlight video below; Here’s the view from our apartment on […]