Business South Bank (BSB) has a number of sub-committees which assist the Board in setting direction, investigating, and implementing initiatives.

Precinct Future Sub-Committee


Role is to investigate, review and draft policy for BSB on all matters with a potential to impact on the future form and economic prosperity of the precinct.

Sub-committee meets on an as-needs basis.

Members are:

  • Paul Hey, Montague Developments
  • Michael Hurley, ARIA Property Group
  • John Panaretos, Urban Strategies
  • Bruce Wolfe, Conrad Gargett

Sustainability Sub-Committee


Role is collecting and sharing information on sustainable business practices with BSB members, encouraging and celebrating sustainability initiatives and growing a network of industry experts.

Sub-committee meets on a bi-monthly basis.

MembSters are:

  • Stewart Moore, EarthCheck
  • Shaun Walsh, City Parklands Services 
  • John Cochrane, Arts Queensland
  • Paul Wilson, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • Troy McGrath, CitySmart
  • Hugo Parris, Cleanaway
  • Sally Boer, E2DesignLab
  • Andre Russ, Earthcheck
  • Luke Chalmers, Chalmers Partners
  • Kerri Eckart, Focused Marketing
  • Julia Scodellaro, South Bank Corporation
  • Jo Jones, TAFE Queensland Brisbane

Membership Sub-Committee


Role is to review new membership applications and assign appropriate membership categories.

Members are:

  • Sue Ferguson, SCAPE
  • John Barton, MGD 
  • Jano Kotzas, The Prop House

Showcase Sub-Committee


Role is to oversee the strategic direction and planning of the Showcase event. Subcommittee meets on a monthly basis leading up to the event.

Members are:

  • Jano Kotzas, The Prop House (Chair)
  • Shaun Mitchell, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • Claire Parviz, The Spaghetti House

Finance Sub-Committee


Role is to review, advise and guide decisions which have a financial implication for the Association.

Sub-committee meets on an as-needs basis.

Members are the Executive Board Members:

  • Martin Betts, Griffith University
  • John Barton, MGD
  • Shaun Mitchell, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

hub4101 Sub-Committee


Role is to develop a strategy to further establish the South Bank precinct (4101) as a ‘Creative Hub’ fostering innovation and connections in the creative industries that will be recognised locally, nationally and internationally.

Sub-committee meets on a bi-monthly basis.

Members are:

  • Rebecca Lamoin, QPAC
  • Paul Judge, Campaign Edge 
  • John Anderson, Redsuit Advertising
  • Professor Derrick Cherrie, Griffith University
  • Lone Keast, State Library of Queensland
  • Nick James, Ride Free Media
  • Mariko Castillo, Acclario
  • Peter Thiedeke, Griffth University
  • Craig McCosker, ABC
  • Stuart Watt, ABC