In 2009, Joel Baur was an overworked, dissatisfied chef, leading an unhealthy lifestyle with no time for exercise. Deciding he needed to change he embarked on a personal quest for health and fitness. That quest led to him hanging up his apron and becoming Director of Vision Personal Training Pyrmont. The popular fitness franchise has…

Carlina Ericson is a freelance marketing, content and event management consultant specialising in the tourism, hospitality, event and publishing industries. An accomplished senior professional, Carlina has over 10 years experience in both public and private sectors and has worked for high profile organisations such as Destination NSW, Sydney Royal Easter Show, Fox Sports and The Intermedia Group. LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/carlinaericson/ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/portraitsofpyrmont/

NetStripes has been appointed through Business Connect to provide “Specialist services in Digital Readiness to NSW ” by the Department of Industry. The Business Connect Digital Readiness Program brings world class expertise through a series of, seminars, workshops, and one on one digital advisory for small businesses to grow through innovation and digital readiness. This service is heavily funded by the NSW…

MAY Saturday May 27th was another gift from the weather Gods for our market. It was clear and balmy and the crowds came out to enjoy the great food and unrivaled location. It was unfortunate that a council oversight led to sprinklers being left on all night converting the lawn into a quagmire.  However, we…

The Dining Guide 2017 made its debut on May 4th as an insert in City Hub and has since been distributed to hotels, shops, community centres and tourist attractions in the precinct . The guide, which has been produced by PUCC for several years, is a small, glossy-paged booklet that lists nearly 50 of the…

A world-first system developed by UTS is being used by Westpac Little Ripper Lifesaver to identify sharks, raise alarms and provide greater protection for swimmers and surfers. In 2016 there were 26 recorded shark attacks in Australia, including two fatalities, leading to much public discussion about ways to improve safety for water recreation while preserving…

As part of Vivid Ideas, Culture At Work will present a night of thoughtful conversation to stimulate the intellect and imagination. Exploring the synergetic influences of science, art and wonder in creating an environment for inspiration, a panel of diverse, authoritative speakers will discuss the importance of collaboration among educational, business and artistic institutions for…

The Vivid Festival program includes seminars and workshops focused on arts and ideas. The events are spread throughout Sydney, are worthwhile and reasonably priced. Here’s one in Pyrmont: How do you combine the vital business skills to allow your creativity to flourish? The creative and cultural industries are talked about as an important and growing…

Sydney’s fabulous festival of illumination – for the eyes, ears and mind – promises another spectacular program. Vivid is an internationally recognised event, running from May 26 to June 17 in venues and locations around the city and greater Sydney region. Arguably, some of the most visually stunning events happen on or around the harbour.…