What Entrepreneurship is Really Like

[ Mark Sowerby at DEPOTnext 14 June ]
by Tyson Cobb Published

Watch as Mark Sowerby, Queensland Chief Entrepreneur, shares his unique perspective on entrepreneurship.

Mark Sowerby is the Founder of Blue Sky Alternative Investments Limited, a $500M ASX listed company, and invested into more than 40 Australian businesses through Blue Sky’s private equity and venture capital arms. He handed Blue Sky over to the team after 10 years since he started it to spend more time with his family. 

By that time, Blue Sky had a market capitalization of more than $500m, $2.4 billion under management, investment returns of 16.7% pa compounding, and was amongst Australia’s top 300 listed companies. How did he do it?

Discover more in the video below

Tys Cobb
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Tys is a B2B marketer, inbound marketing specialist, content marketing enthusiast, and Head of Marketing at businessDEPOT.

He has spent the last 10 years in marketing and advertising helping implement marketing initiatives for many Australian companies, most notably BOQ, Instant Scratch-Its, Microsoft, Network Ten and Ubisoft Games. Tys now specialises in Inbound Methodologies and digital marketing in the B2B space.

As Head of Marketing at businessDEPOT, Tys develops annual marketing strategies, digital & content driven experiences for the business, increasing brand awareness, lead generation & conversion and client retention and advocacy. 

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