ABOUT

Business Navigator Western Downs is a business growth advisory service partnering with owners of new and developing businesses in the Western Downs to accelerate their growth.  The service is a partnership of Shell's QGC business and

Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise.

Our team provides strategy, finance and marketing advice as well as hands-on assistance to help develop strategy and achieve business objectives.  

Paulene Rorich
Lead Business Coach

Paulene is a people-focused business management professional with extensive experience building organisational capability, leading change and optimising customer-centred service. 

 

Paulene is interested in assisting business owners in identifying and removing barriers in their business processes and developing systems and structures to support sustainable growth.

With a strong track record of leading organisational transformation and change initiatives, including critical junctions such as company restructures and expansions Paulene is passionate about delivering and high-quality services.

 

Paulene has a Masters in Strategic Organisational Development & Human Resource Management, is an APMG accredited Change Manager, and is currently completing an MBA.  

Born and raised in North Queensland, Paulene has spent equal time living and working in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland, and is now calling the Darling Downs region home.

 

Suzie Wood
Business Coach

Business Coach Suzie Wood is a senior finance professional with a unique blend of Australian and International business experience in a wide range of industries, across both large and small businesses.

 

Suzie is a Chartered Accountant, and has a sound ability to understand holistic business financial requirements and to help drive efficiencies and innovation across various business functions.

Successfully delivering a diverse array of financial reporting, forecasting, budgeting and business case proposals, Suzie is very adept at rapidly establishing working relationships with local networks and key stakeholder groups and businesses. 

 

Suzie lives in Jandowae. 
 

Reach out to Suzie at suzie@navigatorwesterndowns.com.au

Reach out to Paulene at paulene@navigatorwesterndowns.com.au

 

Ailsa Cass
Digital Marketing Advisor

Ailsa Cass is a qualified and passionate marketing professional with experience working with a diverse range of organisations, from FMCG/Food Companies, Professional Services to home-based Online Businesses.

 

With a sound knowledge of both consumer and trade marketing along with experience in branding and website development, Ailsa brings a good hands-on approach to the team.

 

Fastidious with details, Ailsa is also a strong project manager ensuring clients are well looked after and projects are delivered to the highest standard. 

 

Ailsa is originally from Oakey and has lived and worked in Chinchilla for the past ten years.
 

Reach out to Ailsa at ailsa@navigatorwesterndowns.com.au