Mark is the General Manager of Business Station, commencing with them in January 2016. During that time, he has assisted in positioning the organisation to win the Australian Small Business Advisory Service – Digital Solutions program, extending Business Station’s reach across WA, QLD and NT. Previous to Business Station, Mark worked within the Western Australian Government for some 30 years, including the Small Business Development Corporation and was instrumental in the transformation of the 21-year old Small Business Centres Program into the new Business Local service, providing high quality business advisory services to small businesses across the State. He has successfully navigated the transition into the new outcomes focused service, ensuring that small businesses continue to receive free, quality and unbiased business advice no matter where they are located in Western Australia.
Mark has also worked within the Aboriginal business development environment, having strategic joint management of the Western Australian Aboriginal Business Directory, with the Department of Training and Workforce Development and the Department of Aboriginal Affairs.