Some might say it was destiny that Greensborough bookkeeper Gazal Kamali would meet her future husband at an 'end of financial year' party: now the duo are charging ahead with a new venture opening a brand new business in the neighbourhood.
Rocklea’s Adam Healey admits he never thought he would again own a business after he was physically and emotionally gutted when the family business he was part of burnt down three years ago.
When specialist national retailer Battery World came to Dubbo last year looking for someone to open a brand new store – little did they realise Tamworth trader Jared Cox would jump at the chance.
It's no secret working in a business affords you the best experience to run it, but as Rian van Embden discovered it also gave him the charge to buy that business giving him the opportunity to be his own boss.
He’s been dubbed ‘the man with the van’, but Ken Preedy prefers to call himself ‘the man who can’ as this determined businessman has overcome two years of obstacles to open a store in Armadale.
He may be the face of Australia’s only niche battery retailer but Vince Petruzzella is no wallflower when it comes to putting his money where his mouth is.
Battery World’s newest franchisee Sunny Guo knew the time was right to open his own business with a move back to Australia after nine years in Asia.
Simon Spence is the first to confess sometimes what you’re looking for is right under your nose the whole time.
At 56, and well into the second chapter of his life, little did Peter Miller realise it would be connections to high school that would lead the charge for a career change.