Danielle has over 20 years’ experience in entrepreneurship and is currently a full-time Entrepreneur in Residence at UNSW Engineering and a graduating Alumna of UNSW AGSM (MBA Technology). She has been a female founder since leaving high school in 1998 and has grown multiple startups while also raising a family of three and providing industry leadership on various boards and associations.
Danielle has been coaching women and startup founders for nearly 10 years and specialises in a broad range of areas including business strategy, grant funding, team building, pitching and strategic partnerships. Her key achievements include:
- Founded Living Energy Juice Bars, Uber Web Design, Efficient Business, Bespoke Software and The Smart Business Forum
- Board of Women in Technology Qld, Steppingstone Clubhouse, The Global Productivity Institute and Build-up Construction Skills Cambodia
- Inaugural Chief Judge iAwards Young Innovator of the Year 2014, Startup Weekend Coach 2013-2016
Danielle also represented Australia at the G20 Summit and the European Commission in Luxembourg. She was a Finalist for Women in Technology’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2013, and launched The Maker Games at UNSW which won the AFR Innovation Award in 2018.