My Narrative

Instead of just giving you a sales pitch about myself and what I’ve done the last few years, I want to take this opportunity to dig a little deeper and give you a full insight into my life.

Like with a lot of people, there are a few dark years I’d like to forget about and move on, however those years taught me a lot about people, business and life.

October 2020

Karina and I bought our first home!

September 2020

Didn't enjoy the Product Owner role, so went back to Senior UI/UX Designer.

August 2020

Rebranded Central Coast Barber to Original Barbers to make it available to barbers Australia wide.

July 2020

Rebranded and rebuilt Coartive.com to sell my own graphic poster.

December 2019

Created a new project called StackEngine to sell premium turnkey & ready-made websites.

November 2019

Created a new project called BattleChapters - a community website for hobbyists around the world to showcase their scale models.

12 August 2019

The official launch of Minerfy.com with payment gateway integration

7 August 2019

Sold my first mineral to a customer

July 2019

Started 4x4rush.com - an inspiration hub for all things 4x4 and to support my biggest dream of buying a 4×4 to travel Australia with the family, being digital nomads working on my website projects.

June 2019

Started new role as Product Owner for MMgr at PropertySafe

January 2019

Rebuilt Aussie Mineral Hub to be fully eCommerce focused on crystal art products

December 2018

Started building concepts for Minerfy.com

November 2018

Started a new streetwear brand called Saber7. Got sample t-shirts, phone case and cap printed with Saber7 logo

October 2018

Started Coartive.com

26 August 2018

Took Karina for a picnic to Somersby Falls and proposed. She said Yes!

June 2018

Got first organic sale on Aussie Mineral Hub

May 2018

Opened an online shop on Aussie Mineral Hub selling mineral tack

December 2017

Moved back to the Central Coast

September 2017

Started working at PropertySafe as Senior UI/UX Designer

January 2017

Got back in the swing of things and started my own new business called Griggworks

October 2016

Moved to Hornsby to be closer to the city for work

August 2016

Started Aussie Mineral Hub

February 2016

Started working at LEAP Legal Software in the Global Marketing team as Senior Frontend Developer

January 2016

Started Typeyeah.

2015

Worked at GOenergy as a web designer / Salesforce Administrator

2014

Sold NETswitch and Iron Society businesses

2012

Started a gym wear clothing brand called Iron Society.

2009

Started my own business called NETswitch with my best mate. NETswitch was created to service the growing Central Coast and Hunter regions for full end to end website solutions.

2008

Travelled to Sri Lanka to help train the team in the new office.

2006

Work experience at an agency in Sydney called NetStarter. They decided to keep me on as a junior web designer. Over the years I transitioned into an account manager, successfully managing over 130 accounts.

2005

1st place in Worldskills for the Hunter Region in Web Design

2004-2005

Completed Cert IV and Diploma of Website Design & Development

2004

Completed Cert II General Computers TAFE course

1998-2003

Attended Kincumber High School

1992-1997

Attended Brisbania Public School

1985

Born in Sydney, mum and dad were actually attending one of their friends' wedding when I decided it was time to shine.