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September Business Breakfast (AGM): May Boisen & Justin Thomson


May Boisen and Justin Thomson

May Boisen & Justin Thomson - Getting your Business Connected with the NBN!


Looking to take your business even further into the 21st century? Telstra Metro South General Manager May Boisen and NBN Local Manager Justin Thomson will help you with upgrading your internet service to the National Broadband Network!


Working for NBN Co across South East Queensland Metro areas, Justin is responsible for managing corporate expectation and reputation for the delivery of the NBN access network build. Justin’s major stakeholders include all levels of Government, local media, local business and community stakeholder groups. Justin is passionate about working actively with all sectors of the community to ensure the opportunities provided by the NBN access network are understood, embraced and functioning at their optimum. 


Justin understands the importance of developing Information Communications and Technology (ICT) infrastructure as the next phase in telecommunications industry growth. The benefits of a connected, reliable broadband internet experience will not only improve the lifestyles of individuals and their communities, but will have broader positive impacts on business, health, education and social awareness worldwide.


May has been part of the Telecommunications industry for over 19 years. Starting her career in Cairns with the Telstra call centres, she has moved around Australia with Telstra taking positions in finance, Networks Operations, customer management and contractor engagement. She relocated to Toowoomba as Telstra’s Area General Manager in 2013, and has recently moved to Brisbane to take up the position of General Manager for Brisbane Metro South East.


As General Manager, May is responsible for Telstra’s presence and relationships with customers across SEQ. This responsibility also extends to stakeholder management (including Federal and State MPs, local council and disaster management groups), media and community engagement.  May is a member of the Australian Institute of Management and is heavily involved with community advocacy groups.


Venue - The Newnham Hotel, 516 Newnham Road, Upper Mt Gravatt, 4122

Date & Time - Wednesday, 26th September 2018, 7:00am to 8:30am. Registrations open at 6:30am, with breakfast served before 7:30am. please come early to ensure you have the opportunity to network before the meeting begins.

Price - $30 for Members, $40 for Non-Members.

Email Enquiries - admin@southsidechamber.org.au

Phone Enquiries - 0414 342 087

If you require a special meal, please note this in the Special Requirements section when booking.

We look forward to seeing you! 

The Chamber’s Business Meeting is held every month and is an opportunity to meet and touch base with good friends in the Chamber and to also make some new business acquaintances. 






September Business Breakfast (AGM): May Boisen and Justin Thomson - Wednesday 26th September