Insights on innovation with Arno Lenior. Arno is one of Australia’s leading marketers having most recently overseen unprecedented growth for Samsung as CMO until May this year. Having worked for two of the world’s most innovative companies (Apple and Samsung) and leading group innovation at Lion Nathan his experience and insights into innovation are unique. Samuel Tait sat down with him after his departure at Samsung to get his viewpoints and advice on innovation.
Part 2 of our interview with Doctor Elaine Saunders where we discuss the operational side of executing innovation. As Managing Director of BlameySaunders Hears, together with her business partner Professor Peter Blamey, they have developed a hearing aid package eliminating the need to visit a specialist – disrupting the audiology and hearing aid industries in the process.
Doctor Elaine Saunders is an award-winning businesswoman, audiologist and academic with accolades including being awarded Asia’s Leading Woman in Healthcare, the Victorian Pearcey Entrepreneur Award and the American Academy of Audiology’s Award for Achievement in Industry. As Managing Director of BlameySaunders Hears, together with her business partner Professor Peter Blamey, they have developed a hearing aid package eliminating the need to visit a specialist – disrupting the audiology and hearing aid industries in the process. We sat down with her to gain her insights into disruption, innovation and how technology is changing the delivery of health services.
“It takes so much determination and it takes such a long time to realise your vision into reality. You just have to stick with it when you have ups and downs and challenges – it’s all part of the process.” PART 2 – Operations of Innovation INTERVIEW with Melanie Perkins Samuel Tait for I/O Canva is one of Australia’s
Canva is one of Australia’s fastest growing global start-ups hitting 3 million users in June. It recently raised additional capital from high profile VCs to support it’s launch into the business market with Canva for Work. We sat down with Melanie Perkins, Founder and CEO to discuss how Canva is disrupting the desktop publishing industry and how they support innovation within their start-up.
This is part two of our interview with James Chin Moody, who turned hi PhD on innovation theory into a book titled The Sixth Wave. Part two on operations of innovation covers execution and how he has used the research to build start-up businesses, measuring success, managing culture, how they use external expertise and some of his biggest lessons learned in creating disruptive businesses.