Here's What We Do Better
We engaged Capstone Collective to develop and execute a new strategic plan for our business association based around the Visitor Economy. Simon and his team have been able to engage with our key stakeholders to develop a long-term, engaging strategy. Our stakeholders include two different local councils, state government departments, precinct operators (members), our governing committee and associated organisations. This strategy is currently in execution and exceeding our expectations’
Simon has demonstrated the ability to understand the needs of both the public and private sectors and bring them together through projects and activities that contribute to the economic development of our city villages. One of Simon’s key strengths is being able to navigate a complex legislative and political environment, working across two different Council areas and state government.
Simon and the Capstone team have been able to develop programs and activities that significantly contribute to the economic development of Newtown. Simon’s ability to strategically plan for the needs of the area, and his teams ability to execute these plans, will ensure a positive effect on Newtown’s economy for many years to come
Capstone Collective led a creative and engaging process that enabled our key stakeholders to really take ownership of our organisational goals for the festival. As a result, we are now clear on our vision, and our key objectives, and these are informing our actions, decisions and priorities
Simon and the Capstone Team have shown great leadership in advocating for local businesses, bringing them together as an effective group and determining the best ways to support them
Simon has demonstrated an intimate knowledge of the complex public sector landscape. This knowledge has assisted in developing best practice models of how different organisations can work with the different levels of government and engage with them for support