Cate Hull, 2014 Telstra Australian Digital Scholarship winner, is the founder of FreightExchange – a start-up that’s unlocking the opportunity of freight carriers excess capacity. Cate and the FreightExchange team are currently in residence as part of muru-D – the start-up accelerator backed by Telstra. Monty Hamilton caught up with Cate in Austin, Texas during SXSW Interactive
The National Association of Broadcasters Show (NAB Show), held in Las Vegas, is “the world’s largest annual convention covering filmed entertainment and the development, management and delivery of content across all mediums” according to the organisers who try to describe an event that is as sprawling and as fast changing as the media and entertainment world.
These carefully crafted words do a terrific job of describing the ‘now’ but are only a tentative read on what happens ‘next’.
“Not many people know that I can understand what they say; sometimes it is beyond their belief.” Maison, a fifteen year old boy with complex communication needs.
You’re a vibrant, curious and smart teenager but you also have a brain injury that prevents you from speaking your thoughts, emotions and needs. Maison lives this reality daily, not ideal for a young man with a lot to say.
Being a fifteen year old is challenging enough but couple that with not being heard and things can get complicated.
Today we’ve announced Warwick Bray will be our Chief Financial Officer, replacing Andrew Penn who starts as CEO on Friday 1 May.
Warwick has more than 25 years of global experience in finance, strategy, telecommunications and business development.