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QVM Mentor Schedule

Traders Connect

 

Our mentors are here to help you and are available for face-to-face, virtual video conferences, and phone meetings.

MENTOR ON DUTY

* The schedule below shows when the Mentor on Duty will be available to answer questions or to meet for a session.  If you would like a longer session outside these days with a specific mentor, please contact Madalen Ross, [email protected] to arrange a meeting.
**The assigned Mentor on Duty may change. 

Visit our website to view each Mentor's profile.

Resident Mentor: Madalen Ross is on duty Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

April 2022

May 2022

June 2022

Thurs 1st Tues 3rd Wed 1st
Jeremy Horey
Marketing, Sales, IT, Web and Online

David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning

Peter Topping / Madalen Ross
(Virtual Marketing Workshop)
Exit/Succession - Governance - Management - Marketing - Online - Web & Online Marketing (Google Ads) - Sales

Tues 5th Wed 4th Thurs 2nd

Alaa Al Ahmed CPA
Exit/Succession-
Finance - Tax - Exit/Succession - Governance - Grants - Marketing - Sales - Web & Online Marketing

David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning

Peter Topping / Madalen Ross
(Virtual Marketing Workshop)
Exit/Succession - Governance - Management - Marketing - Online - Web & Online Marketing (Google Ads) - Sales
Jeremy Horey
Marketing, Sales, IT, Web and Online
Wed 6th Thurs 5th Fri 3rd
Peter Topping / Madalen Ross
(Virtual Marketing Workshop)
Exit/Succession - Governance - Management - Marketing - Online - Web & Online Marketing (Google Ads) - Sales
Barry Barber
HR - Franchise - Exit/Succession - Marketing - Finance - Sales - Grants - Web & Online Marketing
Peter Topping
Exit/Succession - Governance - Management - Marketing - Online - Web & Online Marketing (Google Ads) - Sales
Thurs 7th Fri 6th Tues 7th
Barry Barber
HR - Franchise - Exit/Succession - Marketing - Finance - Sales - Grants - Web & Online Marketing
Peter Topping
Exit/Succession - Governance - Management - Marketing - Online - Web & Online Marketing (Google Ads) - Sales
David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Fri 8th Tues 10th Thurs 9th
Peter Topping
Exit/Succession - Governance - Management - Marketing - Online - Web & Online Marketing (Google Ads) - Sales
David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Maggie Knight
Marketing - Planning - Arts & Recreation
 Tues 12th  Thurs 12th Fri 10th
David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Jeremy Horey
(Marketing, Sales, IT, Web and Online)
 
Alaa Al Ahmed CPA
Exit/Succession-
Finance - Tax - Exit/Succession - Governance - Grants - Marketing - Sales - Web & Online Marketing
 Thurs 14th  Fri 13th  Tues 14th
Tony De Stefano
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales
Tony De Stefano
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales
Barry Barber
HR - Franchise - Exit/Succession - Marketing - Finance - Sales - Grants - Web & Online Marketing
 Tues 19th Tues 17th  Thurs 16th
 Keith Hinson
Management - Marketing - Planning - Sales - Finance
  Dan Cimpoesu CPA
Finance - Marketing - Web & Online Marketing - Sales - Import/Export - Management - Governance - Planning - Relationships - HR - Grants - Exit/Succession 
Thurs 21st Thurs 19th Fri 17th
Maggie Knight
Marketing - Planning - Arts & Recreation
Dan Cimpoesu CPA
Finance - Marketing - Web & Online Marketing - Sales - Import/Export - Management - Governance - Planning - Relationships - HR - Grants - Exit/Succession
Tony De Stefano
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales
Fri 22nd Fri 20th Tues 21st
 David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Katya Ellis
Management - Marketing - Sales - Web & Online Marketing
David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Tues 26th Tues 24th Thurs 23rd
 David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
 David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Katya Ellis
Management - Marketing - Sales - Web & Online Marketing
Spoken Language: Russian
Thurs 28th Thurs 26th Fri 24th
Katya Ellis
Management - Marketing - Sales - Web & Online Marketing
Alaa Al Ahmed CPA
Exit/Succession-
Finance - Tax - Exit/Succession - Governance - Grants - Marketing - Sales - Web & Online Marketing
Keith Hinson
       Management - Marketing - Planning - Sales - Finance
Fri 29th Fri 27th Tues 28th

Dan Cimpoesu CPA
Finance - Marketing - Web & Online Marketing - Sales - Import/Export - Management - Governance - Planning - Relationships - HR - Grants - Exit/Succession

David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
Maggie Knight
Marketing - Planning - Arts & Recreation
David Hobson
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales - Planning
  Tues 31st Thurs 30th
  Neil Wedd
Finance - HR - Management - Marketing - Sales
 Sara Pantaleo
Finance - Governance - Exit/Succession - HR - Import/Export - Management - Marketing - Planning - Relationships - Sales

 Business Workshops

Please contact Madalen, [email protected].

Need help with any of the following? We can help for FREE

  • Digital Marketing
  • New website
  • Update existing website
  • Graphic Design (signage, business cards etc, re-usable bag design)
  • New Brand Design
  • Logo Update
  • Product Photography
  • Videos
  • Marketing Material Creation

SBMS is working with a number of Universities including RMIT, LaTrobe, Chisholm and Deakin to host student interns to gain professional experience and practice the skills they are studying. The students are ready to help traders with these tasks and more.

Contact [email protected] or call 1300 816 817

Not sure what help you need?

Normally you could drop in and have a coffee or a chat with Madalen or any of the Mentors from SBMS on Tuesday/Thursday or Friday between 10 am and 2 pm.  Given the circumstances, please email us to set up a suitable time.

You can also book to see a specific mentor, attend workshops, meet special guests, or just come to relax and enjoy a cuppa with other traders.

Access outside these hours requires a swipe card - to get one fill in the form at the Lounge or ask your Precinct Manager.

SBMS is proud to be working with the City of Melbourne and Queen Victoria Market management to provide support for all market traders through an innovative program called Trader Connect.

For more information about the Trader Connect Program go to http://qvm.com.au/trader-support/

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SBMS is proudly supported by the Victorian Government & Small Business Victoria