TOP 40 UNDER 40: BRISBANE'S INFLUENTIAL YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS # 6 - 10
10 October 2017, Written by Ben Hall, Paris Faint, David Simmons, Yasmin Bonnell, Amanda Williams
THESE five innovators round out the top 10 in our 40 under 40 Young Entrepreneurs Brisbane, and our numbers #6-10 are changing their respective industries.
From food and hospitality to a legal play and the founder of a tech company that's helping clients take on Amazon, these entrepreneurs from #6-10 have already made their mark on the River City.
6. Jasmin Robertson
AT AGE Four, Jasmin Robertson was sitting at a stand on her driveway, selling jars of her mother Roza's homemade sauce to people who passed by.
A quarter of a century down the track you can still find Robertson selling Roza's signature recipes, only this time it is big business, and she has swapped the driveway for a factory and passers-by for a national and international clientele.
7. Gordon Tan, 35
R & G Technologies, 2003
WATCHING large scale companies fight it out in a bidding war to acquire his company has been a defining moment of validation for founder Gordon Tan.
8. Ryan Murtagh
NETO is the only Australian retail management platform of its kind addressing a major pain point for online retailers looking to scale.
9. Karl Hill
EARLIER this year, Results Legal made the move to North Quay after the credit litigation and financial services practice outgrowing its previous location.
10. Tim Johnson
Corbett & Claude, Comuna Cantina
HE'S the founder of a restaurant group who has created more than 150 jobs at six separate venues in Brisbane, the Gold Coast and in Sydney.