When a Queensland dad invented a chlorine free sanitisation system called Hydroxypure in 2014 – the only one to receive a tick of approval from the National Asthma Council Australia – Waterco saw its potential to revolutionise more than the swimming pool market. Since then, this successful partnership has seen Hydroxypure installed all over the globe, including this hydroponic farm in Malaysia’s Cameron Highlands. Location Situated roughly 150-kilometres North of Kuala Lumpur, in Pahang West Malaysia, the Cameron Highlands is a lush, picturesque region peppered with tea plantations, dense forests…
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When Lisa Llewellyn started Llewellyn Communications in 2001, the media world was on the precipice of massive changes. Fast forward 15 years and LlewComm has just celebrated its 15th birthday. And while the media has gone through some major ups and downs, our boutique agency has flourished to where we now represent a range of national and international brands. We look back on where it all began – and the highlights that have helped shaped who we are and what we do.
The communications brief for the 15th annual Qantas Pathways Charity Flight was to help fill the 180 seats of a 737-800 aircraft for a VIP flight to Hobart with ABC radio presenter Simon Marnie and Gold-Logie-winning TV journalist Ray Martin. Suffice to say, it was a phenomenal success. The result was a packed plane and a great adventure for all concerned, bringing the total amount raised for this wonderful cause to a whopping $1.29 million since the first flight took off 15 years ago.
Michael Lyddiard was one of only 16 Queensland finalists nominated for the 2017 Queensland Australian of the Year Award and not only did we get to share his story with the public, but our team also learned a valuable lesson of what it truly means to have courage under fire. As one of his colleagues said: “His ethos has been to prove to his three kids that if something bad happens, you pick yourself up and overcome what life throws at you.”
The appointment of a new COO at Australian insolvency firm Jirsch Sutherland brought with it a new-found drive to build awareness of the firm and the specialist insolvency and investigation work they do – and the firm has partnered with LlewComm to help them achieve that. That we get to talk about professional sceptics and forensic accountants just makes it even more exciting.
The Llewcomm team would like to express its heartfelt congratulations to Michael Lyddiard, an occupational therapist who works with our client, rehabilitation services provider Konekt. Michael was one of only 16 Queensland finalists nominated for one of our country’s most revered title, Queensland Australian of the Year, an extraordinary honour considering he nearly lost his life while disarming an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan in 2007. Despite missing out on the nation’s top accolade, his compelling story and indomitable spirit has completely captivated and inspired us. “From losing my identity…