Thanks to all the well wishes as I took the reins at Business News. It is exciting to have a new challenge. I leave editorial in good hands, there's plenty of experience there and, obviously, I am not that far away.
We have former federal Labor leader Kim Beazley for our next breakfast on September 21; he will be interviewed by Peter Kennedy. After that its Fortescue Metals Group chief Nev Power, with me on stage in the armchairs. Two great stories to look forward to.
I am sure many of us attend many awards shows these days, many functions, and I bet they can tend to rather blend into each other. Not the one I attended last Friday, the annual Wanneroo Business Association Awards.
I really enjoyed interviewing Professor Barry Marshall on stage at our recent Success & Leadership event. The audience feedback has been exceptional, which means it will be hard to beat. He's a great character who told some amusing stories and continued a theme at our events with having star med