Exceptional Magazine : 2011 Exceptional Magazine
Contents 03 Good karma 2010 Ernst & Young Australian Entrepreneur Of The Ye a r Meet John Spence, 2010 Australian Entrepreneur Of The Year and the founder of The Karma Royal Group, Asia Pacifc’s biggest independent resort developer. 07 A lifetime of achievement Champions of Entrepreneurship Meet the fve business leaders honoured for their long history of outstanding entrepreneurial achievement. 09 An exceptional evening The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Ye a r National awards ceremony was the pinnacle of the program and celebrated the achievements of our exceptional entrepreneurs. 11 Judging panel Find out how the judging panel assessed the 2010 Entrepreneur Of The Year National fnalists. 13 Judging the best In October the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Ye a r National fnalists met the judges and shared their success stories during an evening of one-on-one "speed judging". 15 The power house Cleantech category winner Richard Turner transformed ZEN Home Energy Systems from a start-up to a market leader in just fve years. 16 Ore inspiring Listed category winner David Flanagan changed the traditional paradigms of the iron ore industry with a new model that accelerates the time it takes to commission a mine. 17 Tissue titan Products category winner Since 1985, Henry Ngai has taken ABC Tissue Products' revenue from $250,000 to $300 million and it holds a 30% market share. 18 The early bird Social entrepreneur Dr James Morton founded AEIOU Foundation to provide best practice early intervention care to autistic children in Australia. 19 One to watch Technology category winner Professor Mike Aitken proved his academic theories and founded a $28 million global leader in stock exchange surveillance. 20 Star alert Young category winner Zhenya Tsvetnenko founded the frst commercial enterprise to deliver and bill text alert services to users' mobile phones on a mass scale.
2012 Exceptional Magazine