COMIC INNOVATOR: Dan Gregory is in town on Thursday.
COMIC INNOVATOR: Dan Gregory is in town on Thursday.

Gruen Transfer panellist to speak in Gladstone

THE Gruen Transfer's Dan Gregory will be in Gladstone on Thursday to encourage innovation, inspiration, motivation and leadership.

Gregory, whose clients include Coca-Cola, Unilver, Gourmet Garden and Rail Corp, understands what drives people.

He challenges his clients to think innovatively by asking the question, "What makes us buy and what makes us buy in?"

Along with Rob Redenbach and Australian astronaut Tim Gibson, Gregory will encourage outside the box thinking in an effort to inspire guests to approach business problems in new innovative ways, at the GAPDL Shaping Our Region's Future Leaders Conference.

GAPDL has set out to encourage resilience, flexibility and buoyancy in the local economy and enthusiasm in the region's businesses and workforce.

The conference will be held on Thursday at Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre from 8.30am to 1.30pm.

Phone 4972 4000 for more details.



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