Wednesday, November 07, 2007


After the enormous success of the first event in 2007, the VIC AFA Youngbloods are getting together to do it all again. '7 Minutes of Inspiration' will be held on Wednesday, 14 November, at Next Level @ Hotel Barkly (Level 4, 109 Barkly Street, St. Kilda), from 6.30pm.
Hosted by comedian and Triple J host Dave Callan, '7 Minutes of Inspiration' features seven speakers, each speaking for seven minutes on what inspires them. Featuring Amy Smith (CEO, JWT), Barrie Barton (Director, Right Angle Publishing), Emma Hill (pictured above, Creative Director, Clemenger BDDO), Leigh Cato (Strategic Planner and Director of Consumer Insights), Mia Klitsas (Co-Founder and Director of Millie & More), Nerissa Mapes (Founder, Perspectives on Parkinsons) and Paul Moore (CEO, Pacific Brands), the inspirational seven promise to engage and enlighten all on what has and continues to inspire them.
“It’s going to be a great opportunity for our members to meet influential and inspiring people within not just our industry but the greater community who might not otherwise have the opportunity,” said Nat Ma, Chairperson of VIC AFA Youngbloods and Digital Account Director at TEQUILA\.
“After the success of our first event earlier this year, and the phenomenal growth in the VIC AFA Youngbloods membership base - which has seen our membership numbers double, we’re looking forward to ending such as successful year with a great event in 7 Minutes of Inspiration.”
Backed by the AFA, VIC AFA Youngbloods is a program that develops social, networking and educational events for young people in the marketing communications community. VIC AFA Youngbloods is dedicated to providing a voice for young people to have a say on industry issues and future directions. VIC AFA Youngbloods is a proud supporter of Open Family Australia’s 250 Club, which supports homeless youth in Melbourne.
7 Minutes of Inspiration is open to all, with tickets strictly limited. Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for non-members when pre-purchased online at , and $25 at the door (subject to availability).
7 Minutes of Inspiration will be held on Wednesday, 14 November, at Next Level @ Hotel Barkly (Level 4, 109 Barkly Street, St. Kilda), from 6.30pm. This event is proudly sponsored by The Associates. Lucky door prizes will be drawn on the night.
To become a VIC AFA Youngbloods member, email


Anonymous Anonymous said...

get a new shot Emma.

12:42 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great effort to all the young bloods involved. Well done.

8:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i'm there

11:40 AM  

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