John is currently the Secretary and Public Officer of the Chamber and he has been on the board since 2008 performing a variety of “behind the scenes” activities including;
Year with Board – 4
- Website management (Joomla)
- Social Media & E-Mail campaign management
- Phone/Fax/E-Mail inquiry management
- Liaison w/ NSW Business Chamber
John ran an on-line business JJA Entertainment from 2004 to 2010. The business went from being a start-up to Platinum Powerseller on eBay within 12 months. The business maintained a 100% positive feedback record with over 50,000 unique customers! The business was chosen as a model on-line business and profiled on the CareerOne website. John also shared his experiences as a speaker on the PeSA Business Automation Panel in 2008, 2009, and 2010.
During 2011 John completed 2 Certificate IV’s one in Government (Investigations) and the other in Government (Statutory Compliance) as well as (finally) finishing an MBA at UTS majoring in Science & Engineering Management. John has commenced a Juris Doctor in 2012 and hopes to eventually be practising law in the Bondi area.
Prior to establishing JJA Entertainment, John worked as a Quality Assurance Chemist in the Pharmaceutical industry.
John is currently employed as the Registration Manager and an Inspector at NICNAS, (Australian Government Chemical Regulator). As the NICNAS Registration Manager John manages the annual renewal of nearly 5,000 organisations that introduce chemicals into Australia. In addition John’s role at NICNAS includes carrying out audits and case work as well as providing advice to organisations regarding their legal obligations pertaining to the import and manufacture of chemicals and chemical products.
Phone: 02 8078 4639