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OQCE presents: The Hour – Meet Fellow Female Entrepreneurs

June 13 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join us for the next installment of The Hour, a networking event focused on female entrepreneurs and women in technology

This month we are extremely excited to welcome Rebecca Wilson from Starts at 60, who has just returned from San Francisco representing Australia in the Startup World Cup and local hero Anne-Marie Walton from Y(E)P Ipswich.

This is an amazing opportunity to meet, connect and network with fellow female entrepreneurs, women working in tech and fellow local businesses.

Venue: Steakhouse Bakehouse
Address: Cnr Darling and West St, Ipswich CBD
Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Light canapes and refreshments provided.

For more information or sponsorship opportunities please email events@oqce.qld.gov.au

Rebecca Wilson

Rebecca is Australia’s #1 Baby Boomer influencer. A marketer, writer, and entrepreneur with decades of experience in ‘making things happen’. She started Starts at 60 from a humble blog five years ago having watched her parents’ hit 60; after a career in corporate marketing and consulting. She has worked tirelessly and faithfully for her community ever since, truly understanding their needs, and growing a team of more than 30 with similar consumer-focussed values to her own. Rebecca is driven by data, digital, and a passion for seeing the Baby Boomers fulfilled online.

Anne-Marie Walton

“Heart, Help and Hustle”

In less than 4 years, those three words describe how our guest speaker took one idea and started not only a business with a global outlook but a whole new career too.

She has taken her ideas from Ipswich to the US, UK and Asia and is excited about a positive future ahead for us all, particularly opportunities for women to grow in business.

Anne-Marie Walton is one of 23 Entrepreneurship Facilitators across Australia where, based in the Ipswich region she provides free practical assistance through one-on-one mentoring, free workshops and support to encourage people of Ipswich, Scenic Rim, Somerset and Lockyer Valley to start a business.

Additionally, as the founder of KidsWantu, Anne-Marie is creating technology for personalised fast family fun together, away from a screen.


June 13
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm