CEO and Founder of the SMART-Connect Alliance
Brenda is the CEO and founder of the SMART-Connect Alliance.
Brenda is an experienced small business owner. She has won an Australian Home Based Business of the Year Award, the My Business Magazine Best Start-up award and has also appeared in the Anthill Magazine top 100 Cool Companies and top 100 Innovative Businesses list. Brenda has an honours degree in organizational psychology and a Graduate Certificate in training and development and is an experienced trainer, facilitator and counsellor.
Brenda is a firm believer in mutual collaboration combined with a practical, hands on tools, strategies and systems as the most effective way to achieve real results in business.
Brenda is a sought after mentor, speaker and trainer in the areas of strategic alliances and joint ventures and networking with a twist. She is also passionate about actively giving back to the wider community. In addition to donating her speaking fees and a proportion of every SMART-Connect Alliance membership to provide microfinance to help women in Malawi to start their own small businesses, Brenda has also climbed the Himalayas to raise money for Kids Help Line and helped lay a pipeline to supply water to a remote village in Tanzania.
Boards of Advice
Brenda is the facilitator of all of the SMART-Connect Boards of Advice