Tesserent presents at IRD Invest

On 14 October 2020, Tesserent CEO, Julian Challingsworth presented at IR Department’s virtual investor conference, IRD Invest, an event designed to bring investors directly to the CEOs of emerging ASX listed companies.

 

October 26th, 2020 by Lauren Byrne
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Jaxsta presents at IRD Invest

On 14 October 2020, Jaxsta CEO and co-founder, Jacqui Louez Schoorl and Jaxsta CFO, Company Secretary and Executive Director Jorge Nigaglioni, presented at IR Department’s virtual investor conference, IRD Invest, an event designed to bring investors directly to the CEOs of emerging ASX listed companies.

October 26th, 2020 by Lauren Byrne
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Openpay presents at IRD Invest

Openpay Group Ltd (ASX: OPY) is a well-established player in the fast-growing global market for ‘Buy now pay later’ (BNPL) payment solutions. Openpay partners with merchants to provide BNPL repayment plans to customers instore, in-app and online.

October 26th, 2020 by Lauren Byrne
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Oventus presents at IRD Invest

On 14 October 2020, Oventus CEO, Dr Chris Hart, presented at IR Department’s virtual investor conference, IRD Invest, an event designed to bring investors directly to the CEOs of emerging ASX listed companies.

 

October 26th, 2020 by Lauren Byrne
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Kazia achieves major milestones

Our client, ASX-listed oncology company Kazia Therapeutics Ltd (ASX: KZA; NASDAQ: KZIA, has had a huge few months, including the achievement of significant milestones for lead drug candidate, paxalisib.

October 6th, 2020 by Gabriella Hold
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All set for your AGM?

We're all starting to think about AGMs (in fact, the IR Department team has already supported clients through a few! As companies are often running virtual AGMs for the first time this year, our friends at IRM have put together some thoughts on the corporate website can be a great tool to support shareholders with understanding how to join and vote. Thanks to the team at IRM for allowing us to share this post.

September 17th, 2020 by The team at IRM
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Insurance considerations as risks for Company Directors and Officers grow

According to Barrack Broking, these changes have contributed to a significant shift in the insurance market’s approach to Directors & Officers Insurance, and now now more than ever, companies need to demonstrate good company structure, risk management framework and diligent management.

August 10th, 2020 by Barrack Broking
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Part 2: Ten steps to crisis management

IR Department's Cherie Hartley says the companies that communicate with appropriate frequency and certainty are best rewarded by the market

This is the second article in a two-part series, written by our Communications Director, Cherie Hartley.

In part one, we covered the definition of a crisis and shared the example of a company which turned a looming crisis into an opportunity. Here in part two, we get into the nuts and bolts of how to effectively plan for a corporate crisis and how to prepare your team on how to respond effectively, before the need arises.

 

April 30th, 2020 by Cherie Hartley
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Part 1: Responding effectively in a time of crisis

This is the first article in a two-part series, authored by our Communications Director, Cherie Hartley. In part one, Cherie describes the definition of a crisis; key considerations in crisis comms and highlights one company that pivoted its strategic offering during the COVID-19 outbreak to turn a major potential revenue downturn into an opportunity.

April 22nd, 2020 by Cherie Hartley
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How to make isolation less isolating

IR Department's Lauren Byrne, Junior Account Executive, discusses the struggles of isolation in a time of crisis and how to deal with it. Focusing on physical and mental health as well as maintaining a healthy work/life balance, she gives her tips on how to stay healthy while being isolated and away from regular routine. 

April 7th, 2020 by Lauren Byrne
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How to go viral

There are so many things on the internet these days. Everyone is pushing their own agenda, opinion, etsy store or dog video, so in a sea of endless content, how do you make your message standout from the crowd?

October 9th, 2019 by Lauren Byrne
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Celebrating the winners in the inaugural ANZLF Trans-Tasman Innovation and Growth Awards

Kazia Therapeutics CEO, Dr James Garner and NZ PM, Jacinda Ardern and Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment

The IR Department team travelled to Auckland this week as a sponsor of the inaugural ANZLF Trans-Tasman Innovation and Growth Awards.

September 13th, 2019 by Gabriella Hold
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Making the best of every investor presentation – part two

In the second part of this series, our Managing Director, Jane Lowe shares more of her key tips to help you make the best of your investor presentation and achieving all-important cut though with your investor audience.

August 6th, 2019 by IR Department
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IR Department’s Jane Lowe honoured at Bioshares Red Hat Awards

The annual Bioshares Biotech Summit – a leading life sciences investment conference – was held in Queenstown, New Zealand on Friday, July 26 to Saturday, July 27.

July 30th, 2019 by IR Department
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Making the best of every investor presentation – part one

Investor meetings are a crucial part of the communications strategy for every ASX-listed company, whether it is to update existing investors on your corporate progress, meet new investors that you can potentially add to your register or a deal roadshow for a capital raise.

July 9th, 2019 by Jane Lowe
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Proudly partnering with ANZLF to foster innovation

IR Department is proud to announce our partnership with the Australia New Zealand Leadership Forum (ANZLF) Trans-Tasman Innovation & Growth Awards.

July 5th, 2019 by IR Department
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Media campaign with Professor Matt Dun to mark World Brain Tumour Day

This month, the IR Department team worked on a media campaign for our client, Kazia Therapeutics, to mark World Brain Tumour Day.

July 1st, 2019 by Gabriella Hold
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Meet the woman who changed the course of television history: Kay Koplovitz

In the latest in our series on female leaders, IR Department Account Director Gabriella Hold sat down with leading US entrepreneur, Kay Koplovitz. Kay is the first woman ever to head a television network as the founder and former CEO of USA Networks. Kay also created the business model for cable networks by introducing the concept of two revenue streams: licensing and advertising. Since 2000, she has been the Chairman of Springboard Enterprises: a non-profit organisation that fosters venture capital investments in women-led high growth companies. In this interview, Kay spoke about her experiences as a cable network pioneer and her advice for female and male entrepreneurs. 

May 24th, 2019 by Gabriella Hold
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World Ovarian Cancer Day

This World Ovarian Cancer Day, we are calling for greater awareness of one of the deadliest women’s cancers worldwide.

May 8th, 2019 by IR Dept
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International Women's Day - Sam Cobb

The team at IR Department decided to stretch out its spotlight on inspiring female leaders past the month of March.  Leading into the Easter long weekend, we wanted to share an inspiring read – an interview with our client, Sam Cobb, who is founding CEO of AdAlta Ltd and alumni of the SBE Australia program.

April 23rd, 2019 by IR Dept
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