Testimonials

Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. Take a look below to see the feedback from some of our valued sponsors and delegates.

Patrick Murphy, Global Health Safety and Environment Manager, Rio Tinto
Patrick Murphy, Global Health Safety and Environment Manager, Rio Tinto

“I’ve been coming to health and safety events for over the last 15 years and I have to say that this was by far the best event I have ever attended, well done to the entire team on all your efforts and support.The one-to-one business meetings were certainly an effective way of understanding what some of these suppliers have to offer us”

Patrick Murphy, Global Health Safety and Environment Manager, Rio Tinto
Clayton Harrison, Group Health Safety & Environment Manager, GHD
Clayton Harrison, Group Health Safety & Environment Manager, GHD

“I really enjoyed the conference again this year. It is very professionally run and a great range of organisations represented. The fact that I get to choose who I speak with in the one on one meetings is great. They are targeted to my issues and the homework done on my organisation was really impressive. The team on site are great, helpful and friendly, will definitely be back.”

Clayton Harrison, Group Health Safety and Environment Manager, GHD
Damien Neal, Environment, Health & Safety Manager, Alcoa Australia
Damien Neal, Environment, Health & Safety Manager, Alcoa Australia

"This was a really well organised event with a superior networking opportunity. The topics discussed by the keynote speakers were excellent. It was brilliant to get to talk and interact with colleagues who work at a similar level within different organisations. I also thoroughly enjoyed the one on one meetings when I got to speak to suppliers who I would not necessarily have access to."

Damien Neal, Environment, Health and Safety Manager, Alcoa Australia
Simon Pitkethley, General Manager WHS, Echo Entertainment Group
Simon Pitkethley, General Manager WHS, Echo Entertainment Group

“It was a great event again. It has established itself as the real forum. I thoroughly enjoyed the one on one meetings as they were relevant to me. The staff is helpful and attentive and I am looking forward to next year.”

Simon Pitkethley, General Manager WHS, Echo Entertainment Group
Keira Hawkey, Group Manager Health And Safety, Super Retail Group
Keira Hawkey, Group Manager Health And Safety, Super Retail Group

“The OHS Leaders Summit continues to provide a fantastic opportunity to listen to peers, their journeys, opinions & lessons learnt. Once again I am going away feeling inspired and energised. Thank you.”

Keira Hawkey, Group Manager Health And Safety, Super Retail Group
Brett Adamski, National OHS Manager, Rand Transport
Brett Adamski, National OHS Manager, Rand Transport

"Great speakers and set up, with opportunity to network. I liked the fact the one-to-one meetings were dedicated conversation, not a sales pitch. I will do my best to be back next year! Thanks again for an excellent and insightful Summit – well done to you and the team as always."

Brett Adamski, National OHS Manager, Rand Transport
Brett Carroll, Head of Global Compliance and Safety, Sirtex Medical
Brett Carroll, Head of Global Compliance and Safety, Sirtex Medical

"The ability to interact with and learn from my peers, being the Heads of Health & Safety for major companies in Australia, remains a key strength of the OHS Leaders Summit. From the one-to-one meetings it is always great to hear from eager suppliers as to how they can help my business."

Brett Carroll, Head of Global Compliance and Safety, Sirtex Medical
Rob Lowe, Mineral Technologies
Rob Lowe, Mineral Technologies

"I particularly enjoyed the re-connection, sharing and the lovely event staff! I liked the information exchange during the one-to-one meetings with products that are on-point."

Rob Lowe, Mineral Technologies
Hans Buwalda, Group EHS Manager, Fletcher Building
Hans Buwalda, Group EHS Manager, Fletcher Building

“Again, a very stimulating event. I enjoyed the mix of formats, large presentations, panels and one on ones. The one on ones were great because the vendors were willing to discuss issues and not just hard-sell. The Media Corp team are great also – so approachable. I will definitely be attending again.”

Hans Buwalda, Group EHS Manager, Fletcher Building
Rocky Armstrong, Group Manager HSEQ, SP AusNet
Rocky Armstrong, Group Manager HSEQ, SP AusNet

“You put on a great event – well done team! You made the pre event process pretty easy and I enjoyed my time spent here. Yes, I will be back.”

Rocky Armstrong, Group Manager HSEQ, SP AusNet
Vicki Rowlands,  ‎GM Health, Safety and Wellbeing, Fonterra Australia
Vicki Rowlands, ‎GM Health, Safety and Wellbeing, Fonterra Australia

“I really got something out of all of the sessions and loved being a part of the well being panel. I enjoyed time out with sponsors rather than never having the time to do this. Thank you so much I really benefited from the Summit.”

Vicki Rowlands, ‎GM Health, Safety and Wellbeing, Fonterra Australia
Ben Sheidow, Executive Manager OHS, Commonwealth Bank
Ben Sheidow, Executive Manager OHS, Commonwealth Bank

"It's a really good opportunity for others who work at the same level in the health and safety industry. We all shared the same problems, the same issues. So, it is really good to get another perspective."

Ben Sheidow, Executive Manager OH&S, Commonwealth Bank
Paul Stathers, Director – SHEQ, BOC
Paul Stathers, Director – SHEQ, BOC

“This was a great use of my time. It is really good to have the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and to share thoughts and challenges. It was also useful to meet with relevant service providers. The speakers were excellent too. The Media Corp International team are so professional – great work!”

Paul Stathers, Director – SHEQ, BOC
Adam Jadresic, Pacific HSE Head, Honeywell
Adam Jadresic, Pacific HSE Head, Honeywell

“This is an enriching opportunity to stop and immerse myself in OHS thought leadership. The candid open sharing of experiences by genuine OHS leaders was great. The sponsors were excellent also. In fact, I found the whole event valuable!”

Adam Jadresic, Pacific HSE Head, Honeywell
Brett Carroll, Group Manager Safety & Health, Wilmar Sugar Australia
Brett Carroll, Group Manager Safety & Health, Wilmar Sugar Australia

“The OHS Leaders Summit was an easy choice in that its inclusion of peer to peer learning and a ‘radical’ mix of learning styles meant I received great value for my investment. The one on ones were very good for me. They are set in a no pressure environment and there was a good buzz walking in and out of that room! You guys do a world class job!”

Brett Carroll, Group Manager Safety & Health, Wilmar Sugar Australia
Kathy Taylor, Deputy National Safety Manager & National Manual Handling Manager, Ramsay Health Care
Kathy Taylor, Deputy National Safety Manager & National Manual Handling Manager, Ramsay Health Care

“This event had a good variety of topics with a great focus on current issues. I thoroughly enjoyed the networking opportunities – having the chance to have meaningful discussions with senior OHS managers. In general it was an intelligent forum that really touched on the challenging issues. In all it was a great Summit with excellent take-aways.”

Kathy Taylor, Deputy National Safety Manager & National Manual Handling Manager, Ramsay Health Care
Adam Rice, HST Superintendent, Vale Australia
Adam Rice, HST Superintendent, Vale Australia

“The OHS Leaders Summit was well organised and a great networking opportunity due to the wide array of industries attending. My favourite aspect was the ability to speak with other professionals openly about my industry choices versus their plans, what they conduct well and how it was sold to the workforce. I t was an excellent Summit – great work by all!”

Adam Rice, HST Superintendent, Vale Australia
Tony Shearman, Health Safety & Environment Manager, MMG – Century Manager
Tony Shearman, Health Safety & Environment Manager, MMG – Century Manager

“This was my first year to attend this Summit. It provided me with an excellent network of other industry OHS professionals. My favourite thing here was the panel discussions and the one on one meetings where I had some great interactions with suppliers. This was the best Summit I have attended as it provided value to learn how other organisations function in the OHS profession.”

Tony Shearman, Health Safety & Environment Manager, MMG – Century Manager
Ross Wilson, HSE Manager – QLD Northern Operations, WorleyParsons Ltd
Ross Wilson, HSE Manager – QLD Northern Operations, WorleyParsons Ltd

"An excellent event! I really enjoyed this opportunity. The Zero Harm discussion was great and interesting to listen to the different attitudes. Also, the one on one meetings gave me an opportunity to meet individually with providers and discuss their products. The Media Corp International team were also excellent – so pleasant and accommodating."

Ross Wilson, HSE Manager – QLD Northern Operations, WorleyParsons Ltd
Damien Neal, Environment, Health & Safety Manager, Alcoa Australia
Damien Neal, Environment, Health & Safety Manager, Alcoa Australia

“An excellent Summit, well planned and executed, with a variety of topics, which were very thought-provoking.”

Pele Wendt, HSES Manager, Buslink Vivo
Peter Rolfe, HSE Reporting Super Intendant, BHP Billiton, Illawarra
Peter Rolfe, HSE Reporting Super Intendant, BHP Billiton, Illawarra

"I loved the level of thinking at this event. I found the individual conversations that I had with people after sessions valuable along with the think tanks and the one on one meetings with vendor companies. These were not a hard sell – more of a discussion."

Peter Rolfe, HSE Reporting Super Intendant, BHP Billiton, Illawarra
Glenn Baker, Manager, Operational Assurance & Risk, State Water Corp NSW
Glenn Baker, Manager, Operational Assurance & Risk, State Water Corp NSW

"The formal of this Summit was great. It was a targeted group of senior leaders is a great initiative rather than just another “Home Show” style event. The one on one meetings were great too – uninterrupted, focused content discussions. The staff on site were very professional and very much hands on too."

Glenn Baker, Manager, Operational Assurance & Risk, State Water Corp NSW
Jane Pennisi, WHS Manager, Bank of Queensland
Jane Pennisi, WHS Manager, Bank of Queensland

"This was a great event so well done. My favourite aspect was the panel discussions, roundtables and the networking opportunities with my peers."

Jane Pennisi, WHS Manager, Bank of Queensland
Peter Sylvester, GM of Safety & Wellbeing, NRMA Motoring & Services
Peter Sylvester, GM of Safety & Wellbeing, NRMA Motoring & Services

"This was a very good Summit. I liked the pace and the VIP roundtable at the beginning was very thought provoking. The one on one meetings were great also. They were open and frank and expanded my network. The Media Corp International team were exceptional and always had a smile for you!"

Peter Sylvester, GM of Safety & Wellbeing, NRMA Motoring & Services
Kevin Figueiredo, General Manager, Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Woolworths
Kevin Figueiredo, General Manager, Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Woolworths

“Oh it's fantastic! It's a great opportunity to meet a lot of colleagues and network again in the one place. It was a very well organised summit with a point of difference. The ability to connect with people I normally would not interact with on a daily basis made this event extremely valuable for myself”

Kevin Figueiredo, General Manager, Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Woolworths
Brett Carroll, Group Manager SHE and Workers Compensation, Sucrogen
Brett Carroll, Group Manager SHE and Workers Compensation, Sucrogen

“A great opportunity to discuss and debate the ‘hot topics’ in our profession, with my peers, in an innovative format and at a fantastic location. It was really valuable to share experiences with my industry peers and to discuss and debate key strategic issues in a great collaborative environment. The team on site were very helpful and I would love to be invited back next year”

Brett Carroll, Group Manager SHE and Workers Compensation, Sucrogen
Justin Martin,Environment, Health & Safety Manager ANZ, Siemens Australia
Justin Martin,Environment, Health & Safety Manager ANZ, Siemens Australia

"I found the online scheduling system was perfect and the mobile app was fantastic! Thank you so much, brilliant event and fantastic venue."

Justin Martin,Environment, Health & Safety Manager ANZ, Siemens Australia
Greg Ford, Chief Safety and Environment Officer, Queensland Rail
Greg Ford, Chief Safety and Environment Officer, Queensland Rail

“The presentations were first class, being presented to by our peers at the same level allowed me to take away some great notes, that I will be looking to implement back into my business”

Greg Ford, Chief Safety and Environment Officer, Queensland Rail
Lesley Sweetman, General Manager OHS, Elders
Lesley Sweetman, General Manager OHS, Elders

“Overall this was an excellent concept – too often I have to wade through a lot of stuff to find something worthwhile for me to attend. For those of us working at this level it was a great opportunity to network with like-minded individuals”

Lesley Sweetman, General Manager OHS, Elders
Richard Coleman, General Manager OHS, Asciano
Richard Coleman, General Manager OHS, Asciano

“Format, the staff and one on one meetings gave me an opportunity to meet with suppliers that I would not normally speak to, it also saved me a lot of time by the team organizing meetings with individuals that I actually wanted to meet with”

Richard Coleman, General Manager OHS, Asciano
Grace Singh, Executive Manager, Work Health & Safety, Suncorp
Grace Singh, Executive Manager, Work Health & Safety, Suncorp

"There is so many creative thinkers in the room so it was a really good opportunity to hear some of those ideas. Along with this, there were some suppliers that rally stood out to me in terms of our needs."

Grace Singh, Executive Manager, Work Health & Safety, Suncorp
Michelle Stevens, National Risk & Safety Manager, Myer
Michelle Stevens, National Risk & Safety Manager, Myer

"Overall the OHS Leaders Summit was an excellent investment of my time. The opportunity to stop and hear about different industries, what is happening in the safety space in these industries and what various organisations are doing, was very valuable."

Michelle Stevens, National Risk & Safety Manager, Myer
Greg McDonald, Group Manager WHSE, Tutt Bryant Group Limited
Greg McDonald, Group Manager WHSE, Tutt Bryant Group Limited

"I found the Summit to be refreshing and alive, allowing industry professionals the opportunity to discuss current issues and solutions in a synergistic manner. All sessions were of interest and inspirational. I also enjoyed the ‘Think Tank’ sessions; these are of great value. The Summit organisation was excellent; Media Corp personnel were highly professional, friendly and made the whole experience a delight. The location was fantastic. The resort first class; first class amenities, first class food, professional and courteous service, all provided in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. The one to one meetings provided a great opportunity to interact with preferred vendors and provide key contacts for future opportunities for both suppliers and potential customers."

Greg McDonald, Group Manager WHSE, Tutt Bryant Group Limited
Youssef Khalife, General Manager Environment, Health & Safety, Chubb Fire & Security Australasia
Youssef Khalife, General Manager Environment, Health & Safety, Chubb Fire & Security Australasia

"The presentations and discussion groups were a fantastic opportunity to keep up with the contemporary issues with health and safety and the future that our industry and profession needs to take.The team was fantastic on site, the interactive workshops and panel discussions allowed me to get a greater understanding of what my peers are currently going through while also being able to network with them through the dinners and lunches”

Youssef Khalife, General Manager Environment, Health & Safety, Chubb Fire & Security Australasia
Dean Young, General Manager Health, Safety Security, MMG
Dean Young, General Manager Health, Safety Security, MMG

"I think just the interaction, exchanging of ideas, meeting people, talking through similar issues, opportunities and challenges. I think that was the biggest highlight of the OHS Leaders Summit."

Dean Young, General Manager Health, Safety & Security, MMG
Robert Duvel, General Manager Safety, Health & Environment, Leighton Contractors
Robert Duvel, General Manager Safety, Health & Environment, Leighton Contractors

"My favourite aspect of the Summit was networking and listening to other people’s experiences and stories. I enjoyed seeing cutting-edge solutions from suppliers"

Robert Duvel, General Manager Safety, Health & Environment, Leighton Contractors

x
X

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Sed a leo quis purus feugiat facilisis. Interdum et malesuada fames ac ante ipsum primis in faucibus. Aliquam quis elit tristique, efficitur enim viverra, consequat odio. Duis porta ipsum ut magna dignissim vestibulum. Ut finibus augue nec mi maximus, nec laoreet arcu sagittis. Fusce pellentesque ipsum non lobortis bibendum. Sed consectetur dolor et ligula venenatis facilisis.

http://ohsleaders.com.au/

X

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Sed a leo quis purus feugiat facilisis. Interdum et malesuada fames ac ante ipsum primis in faucibus. Aliquam quis elit tristique, efficitur enim viverra, consequat odio. Duis porta ipsum ut magna dignissim vestibulum. Ut finibus augue nec mi maximus, nec laoreet arcu sagittis. Fusce pellentesque ipsum non lobortis bibendum. Sed consectetur dolor et ligula venenatis facilisis.

http://ohsleaders.com.au/

X
x
x