May Dinner Meeting - Melanie Withnall

The Board of Campbelltown Chamber of Commerce invite all local businesses to our May dinner meeting.

 

Our next event will be held on Wednesday 19th May 2021 at Wests Leagues Club, Leumeah.

 

This event will be held according to covid-safe guidelines and restrictions.

 

Our Guest Speaker is Melanie Withnall, Manager, ABC Radio Sydney.

 

Melanie Withnall is the manager of ABC Radio Sydney, a role she has held since 2018. Prior to this she was the Managing Director of 2SER 107.3, and was also as the Vice President of the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia.She started her career as a producer at 2UE and 2GB, and was also a Radio lecturer at the Australian Film Television and Radio School. She has led teams to win multiple New York Radio Festival Awards, including a Gold Award for the podcast, Think: Health, and a Walkley Award for Best News Coverage of an Event, for the ABC’s coverage of the devastating 2019/2020 bushfires.Some of Melanie’s achievements include:*Increased sponsorship revenue by 40% and station volunteers by 100% for Sydney Educational Broadcasting.

Won Community Broadcastings Association of Australia’s National award for ‘Best Digital Media Initiative for Pop Up Digital Radio Station’ and the Tony Staley Award for ‘Excellence in Community Broadcasting’ along with a record number of award nominations for 2015.

Implemented a new website with 10,000 hits per week, tripled social media followers and increased radio supporters by 51% within a (12) month period - doubled audience to 132,000 listeners per week, according to McNair Ingenuity Survey in May 2013. She is passionate about local journalism and lives in South West Sydney with her family.

Melanie will be speaking to us about how small business can engage with ABC Radio Sydney. They are passionate about supporting small business and hearing your success stories especially throughout the Macarthur Region.Melanie wants to share with our members and guests how you as a business can engage with them, tell businesses and community their story and hopes to find experts in their field to help bring this knowledge to their audience.

 

Bookings Close Friday 14 May 2021

 

 

For any enquiries please email admin@campbelltownchamber.com.au

Date: 19 May, 2021
Time: 6:00pm for a 6.30pm start
Location: Wests League Club
Costs: $55.00 (Members)
  $99.00 (Non-Members)