From moonlighting as a DJ, to hosting corporate events with over 7,000 attendees, and producing a television series… there are few things that the charismatic Tony Eades cannot do.
As the Director of Brand Strategy and CEO of BrandManager - a digital inbound marketing agency and Certified HubSpot Platinum Partner with locations in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth - Tony is a marketing expert with over 20 years of experience. He helps companies of all sizes to grow and develop their brands and become market leaders within their industry.
His remarkable career began with a job as a promotions coordinator for Myer (Australia’s largest department store chain), and working in advertising for West Australian Newspapers. From there, he went on to accomplish an impressive string of ventures, including the building and selling of two successful agencies, and becoming an accomplished TV and radio presenter.
As a sought after business brand strategy expert and author, Tony writes for an array of publications including CEO magazine, Business Director, Anthill magazine, Dynamic Business, and Telstra Small Business.
Tony also currently contributes to Kochie’s Business Builders blog and is the Digital Marketing Expert on their national business TV show (with 3 million viewers!)
Tony is soon to release his most recent book, entitled How to Start a Business in Two Weeks.
He secured $500K in venture capital funding and with it went on to create a TV drama series that was featured at MipTV in Cannes. He also developed a business reality show called ‘The Suits’, and produced a TV series for SKY Business called ‘Behind The Brand’
• In 2009 BrandManager won the Sydney Hills Business In Excellence Award for Innovation
• In 2010 they became the Marketing Support Partner for the Sydney Hills Business Chamber
• In 2012 BrandManager was among the finalists for the Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence
One Tip Tony Would Offer
Tony encourages executives to watch Simon Sinek’s TED video, ‘Start With Why’ to help you discover your own ‘why’: the core values of your personal brand.
You can read more about Tony’s advice on creating a personal brand here.
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