The Peninsula Business Community is committed to creating a strong and vibrant community of businesses. From small to large, we want to cultivate positive collaborations between business owners for the sustainable growth of commerce on the Northern Beaches.

As a not-for-profit organisation, the Peninsula Business Community is managed by a board of passionate local business owners.




Andrew is a local Chartered Accountant and local business owner. He is a passionate advocate of growing successful and sustainable business on the peninsula. A founder of PBL in 2005, Andrew and his family have been residents of Clareville for 15 years.

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Gail is a local mortgage and finance broker with more than 40 years banking experience including 30 years in lending. Having only lived at Newport and Avalon all her life Gail is keen to help with the continued growth and success of local businesses.

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Helen is a technology coach and founder of Keyboard Karma. She believes that mastering technology and using it mindfully leads to a happier, healthier more productive life. Helen has resided on the Peninsula for 20 years.

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Nicki Doble GAICD is a Board advisor and senior ICT Executive with a deep knowledge of digital technologies.    A Palm Beach local who is passionate about assisting people develop high end businesses in the Northern Beaches.  She is vocal advocate for encouraging more women in STEM and supports a number of gender balance initiatives.

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Jayne is an ideas person offering her inspiration in the fields of publishing, marketing, education, creative arts and community engagement. Her current part-time role is with Macquarie Uni's PACE program. Jayne sees value in bringing community and business together and is interested in exploring what a local community overlay can bring to local business enterprise.

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Camille has been a passionate communicator since the age of four. She is the founder of Brilliant Business Blogging. She has lived on Scotland Island for 15 years. She believes well crafted marketing content is one of the essential foundations for sustainable business growth.

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