Kris Lloyd (ILF2014) says name changes for Cheese forced by the European Union could be a good thing. SBS news 12/9/19
Dr George Ujvary (ILF2014) chosen as one of five University of Adelaide MBA students to reflect on the benefits. Australian Financial Review 12/9/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), outlines exciting future plans. Advertiser 8/9/19
Codan, Peter Charlesworth (ILF2013) and Jock Duncan (ILF2011) upgraded to ASX300 after big profit increase. Advertiser 8/9/19
Detmold Group, Alf Ianniello (ILF2011), John Scott (ILF2013) and Zoe Detmold (ILF2016) moving from Brompton to Regency Park. Advertiser 10/9/19
Wirra Wirra, Andrew Kay (ILF2014), leads the way in dripper tube recycling. Australian Manufacturing Forum 9/9/19
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018), named, having received support from Boeing, as a key part of Lot Fourteen. Advertiser 10/9/19
Wirra Wirra, Andrew Kay (ILF2014), celebrates 125 years of weird history with a book. Advertiser 30/9/19
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dr Dan Johnson (ILF2016), hosting 11 researchers from France, Portugal and Spain. The Lead 5/9/19
SA Structural, Michael Mangos (ILF2017), building World’s most advanced Naval shipyard at Osborne. Advertiser 31/8/19
Tonkin Consulting, Gerry Doyle (ILF2016), staff member awarded for best conference presentation at the Institute of Public Works Engineers Australasia 2019 IPWEA International Public Works Conference. Spatial Source 4/9/19
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018) cooperates with Ping to monitor wind farm rotor damage and rail carriage wheel faults in real time. The Lead 4/9/19
Seeley International, Jon Seeley (ILF2014) and Michael Hamilton (ILF2016) cooperating with and supporting SA startup developing new CO2 refrigeration technology. The Lead 2/9/19
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dr Dan Johnson (ILF2016), receives grant funding to support total $11.1m investment for metabolomics and associated activities at the AWRI from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2023. Newsmaker 3/9/19
Bowhill Engineering, Jeremy Hawkes (ILF2014 & 2013), recognised for strong contribution to Murraylands economy in voting for SA regional Showcase voting. InDaily 2/9/19
Raytheon Australia, Andrew Vlass (ILF2016); Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016); and Saab Australia, David Jucha (ILF2017), all named as providing software and control systems to the Australian Navy’s new Oilers. Defence connect 3/9/19
Heyne’s Wholesale Nursery, Carl Heyne (ILF2014), celebrates 150 years of business. Advertiser 2/9/19
Maggie Beer, Chantale Millard (ILF2017), achieves major profit turnaround. Business News Australia 29/8/19
Bowhill Engineering, Jeremy Hawkes (ILF 2013 & 2014), finalist in Telstra Business Awards. Murray Valley Standard 7/8/19
Codan (Jock Duncan (ILF2011) and Peter Charlesworth (ILF2013), announces record profit and special dividend with Minelab the biggest contributor. Advertiser 27/8/19
Saab Australia, David Jucha (ILF2017) selected by Defence to maintain the Army’s Ground Based Air Defence and Radar capability. Australian Defence Magazine 23/8/19
Detmold, Alf Ianniello (ILF2011), John Scott (ILF2013), and Zoe Detmold (ILF2016) expands recyclable cup initiative to the UK. Packaging News 22/8/19
Dale Roberts (ILF2012) appointed to new high powered Screen SA Advisory Committee. Mirage News 22/8/19
Peregrine, Peter Piliouras (ILF2014), brings big economic injection to Tailem Bend. Murray Valley Standard, 22/8/19
Select Harvests, Michael Ward (ILF2014), reports above average yields as demand soars. Advertiser 22/8/19
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018), chosen by Optus to provide IoT coverage in regional areas. The Lead 19/8/19
Kelly Jamieson, (ILF2016), features as a powerhouse behind a local business that is taking on the world. Lumen 16/8/19
Kris Lloyd (ILF2014), features with Minister Ridgway at Launch of Cheesefest+FERMENT 2019. InDaily 20/8/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), accelerates growth as profits hit a record. Advertiser 20/8/19
ElectraNet, Ann Perriam (ILF2018), invest big dollars to stabilise South Australia’s power supply. Advertiser 20/8/19
Spendless Shoes, David Evans (ILF2017) acquired by Novo Group with Head Office staying in Adelaide and management remaining intact. Inside Retail Australia 16/8/19
Saab Australia, David Jucha (ILF2018), announced as joint systems integrator by BAE for RAN Hunter Class frigates. Defence Connect 16/8/19
Kris Lloyd (ILF2014), Festival Director for Cheesefest, announces new international for Cheesefest for 2019. Advertiser 16/8/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), provides $90,000 support to coastal care in the Bay of Islands Coastal Park. Warrnambool Standard 14/8/19
Mighty Kingdom, Hannah Murdoch (ILF2017) success retold to demonstrate support given by Austrade. Mirage News 13/8/19
Thomas Foods International, Nektarios Nicolaou (ILF2018) launches new quality meat certification standards. Beef Central 13/8/19
Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016), providing automated drink container deposit refund machine to ACT Government. Riotact 12/8/19
Trical Australia, Matt Stein (ILF2018) donates two pineapple-themed braziers at Elimbah Coop Field Day function for auction in aid of injured Queensland pineapple grower. Queensland Country Life 9/8/19
Thomas Foods, Nektarious Nicolaou (ILF2018) MD, Darren Thomas explains the close connection between TFI and Murray Bridge. Murray Valley Standard 9/8/19
Seeley International, Jon Seeley (ILF2014) and Michael Hamilton (ILF2016), named as world export growth partner for Nebraska USA HVAC business, Hastings. KSNB Hastings 9/8/19
Detmold, Alf Ianiello (ILF2011), John Scott (ILF2013) and Zoe Detmold (ILF2016) helping SA based tank manufacturer to relaunch in the USA. European Plastic Product Manufacturer 8/8/19
Duxton, Max Toovey (ILF2017), acquires large vineyard in Victoria. Advertiser 10/8/19
SA Mushrooms, Nick Femia (ILF2017), features as one of SA’s top food producers. Advertiser 7/8/19
Myriota, David Hayley (ILF2018), launches joint venture to monitor on farm everywhere monitoring solution. Advertiser 8/8/19
Supashock, Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF2017), opens huge new plant to manufacture world leading technology and double employment over 5 years. Advertiser 8/8/19
Nova Aviation, Dr Sarah Canard (ILF2014), Cher Min Teo (ILF2014) and Brad Spencer (ILF2018) cooperates with UniSA to design a new generation satellite technology. Xaralite 6/8/19
Hollafresh, Kimberley Ferguson (ILF 2016), introduces world first carbon negative heating process for herb production. Green Industries SA
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dr Dan Johnson (ILF2016) credited with jointly developing Sustainable Winegrowing Australia with Kay Brothers, Steve Todd (ILF2012) listed as one of the early adopters. The Lead 1/8/19
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dan Johnson (ILF2016), uses Nonotechnology to perfect methods to remove wine faults. TEchiexpert 30/7/19
Consilium Technology, Seth Thuraisingham (ILF2018), develops agtech software system that has used artificial intelligence and satellite imagery to map every vineyard in Australia. InDaily 30/7/19
Wirra Wirra, Andrew Kay (ILF2014), innovates as an early adopter of new Chinese online social media influencer marketing platform, Rover. Advertiser
The Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference in Adelaide, which saw 3000 people visit Adelaide for wine business and technical workshops, a tradeshow, and a conference was organised by a committee of luminaries chaired by Dan Johnson (ILF2016).
BAE, Derek Rogers (ILF2014) and Tom Williams (ILF2015); Axiom Precision, Jim Grose (ILF2016); and Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018) mentioned as examples of 70 Companies working on space in SA. Advertiser 27/7/19
Minelab, Peter Charlesworth (ILF2013) and Jock Duncan (ILF2011), shows Ballarat man a huge gold nugget. Pedestrian TV 28/7/19
Wirra Wirra, Andrew Kay (ILF2014) and Olivers Tarranga Vineyards, Corinna Wright (ILF2012) receive mention and photo in Forbes Business Magazine, 26/7/19
Korvest, Chris Hartwig (ILF2015), doubles full year profit. Advertiser 27/7/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), beats cash build expectations in record year for earnings and profit. Advertiser 25/7/19
Dulwich Bakery, Wayne Duffy (ILF2015) have entered the wholesale arena with Tony and Marks, and are also in the middle of making 60 tonnes of cake for Yummy Kitchen.
Dan Johnson (ILF2016) was a guest of Honour at the Adelaide Convention Centre Cellar Door Fest Winter Edit. InDaily 23/7/19
Hugh Hamilton Wines, Mary Hamilton (ILF2017), forms Saperavi Association. Australian 20/7/19
Bowhill Engineering, Jeremy Hawkes (ILF2013 & 2014), announced as SA finalist in Medium and Making Waves category of Telstra Australia Business Awards. Advertiser 23/7/19
Matthew Sinnett-Jones (ILF2018), David Hart (ILF2014), and Peter Charlesworth (ILF2013) together with Geoff Vogt were photographed with Craig Brooke (ANZ) at the Resilience Advantage at Work Breakfast. InDaily 19/7/19
Corrina Wright (ILF2012) opening speaker at 1000 delegate Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference in Adelaide. Advertiser 22/7/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018) boosts gas supplies in South East. Advertiser 22/7/19
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018) signs new deal with Australian Space Agency. Advertiser 15 Jul 19
Discovery Parks, Grant Wilckens (ILF2014) mentioned in worldwide glamping article. New York Times, 10 Jul 19
Redarc, Anthony Kittel (ILF2010), Ben Marsh (ILF2013) and Jo Hugman (ILF2014) wins top Defence Teaming Centre award for collaboration to build new defence thermal imaging solution. Manufacturing Magazine Industry Update, 11 Jul 19
Gelista, Peter Cox (ILF2013), praised for hosting Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Science industry placement student, Tabitha Morgan. FoodSA eNews 3/7/19
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dan Johnson (ILF 2016), research quoted in NZ publication about bushfire smoke taint in California wine. Wine Searcher 24/6/19
Thomas Foods, Nektarios Nicolaou (ILF 2018), decision to rebuild at Murray Bridge receives local praise. Murray Valley Standard 6/6/19
ElectraNet, Ann Perriam (ILF 2018), offers native seedlings at reduced cost to landholders. RDA Murraylands Newsfeed, 24/6/19
Dulwich Bakery, Wayne Duffy (ILF 2015) Opens new store as it closes another due to King William Road works. Advertiser 25/6/19
Mighty Kingdom, Hannah Murdoch (ILF 2017), adds 65th employee as games production success sees new game, “Conan Chop Chop” set for release in September. ABC news 23/6/19
Wirra Wirra , Andrew Kay (ILF2014) is exemplar of Wine Industry transition from Cellar door tasting room to total wine tourism experience. Advertiser 20/6/19
Consilium Technology, Seth Thuraisingham (ILF2018), uses artificial intelligence and satellite imagery to map every vineyard in Australia. The Lead 13/6/19
Woodside Cheese Wrights, Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) about to launch new Jolley Swagman River Mint cheese in New York. The Lead 12/6/19
Thomas Foods, Nektarios Nicolaou (ILF2018) expands feedlot at Tintinara with 30 new jobs. Advertiser 8/6/19
Thomas Foods, Nektarios Nicolaou (ILF2018), builds 2000 job replacement plant at Murray Bridge. Advertiser 7/6/19
Thomas Foods, Nektarios Nicolaou (ILF2018), ups profit despite $24m hit for Murray Bridge Fire. Advertiser 5/6/19
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018) ranked by Forbes 13 in the top 25 of a total of 26,792 IoT startups To watch In 2019. Forbes Magazine 3/2/19
Vintage Energy, Neil Gibbins (ILF2014) announces first Cooper Basin play. Advertiser 23/5/19
Thomas Foods International, Nekta Nicolaou (ILF2018), innovation in USA export market provides big benefits for TFI and big price increases for Australian farmers. Sheep Central enews, 20/5/19
REDARC, Anthony Kittel (ILF2010), Ben Marsh (ILF2013) and Jo Hugman (ILF2014) wins Australia Industrial Product of the Year for RedVision. Manufacturers Monthly, 17/5/19
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018), launches another high flying partnership. The Lead 15/5/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), announces top of the range results. Advertiser 1/5/19
Axiom Precision Manufacturing, Jim Grose (ILF2016), held up as an automotive manufacturing transformation success story. Advertiser 27/4/19
REDARC, Anthony Kittel (ILF2010), Ben Marsh (ILF2013) and Jo Hugman (ILF2014) building capacity in electric vehicle charging and support field. Advertiser 23/4/19
On the Run, Peter Piliouras (ILF2014), Expands interstate and grows employment here in SA. Advertiser 23/4/19
Thomas Foods International, Nekta Nicolaou (ILF2018), introduces new fully automated potato grading and packing line. Advertiser 19/4/19
Maggie Beer Products, Chantale Millard (ILF2017) buyout by Longtable completes with Chantale appointed Group CEO in South Australia, taking responsibility for Paris Creek as well as Maggie Beer Products.
Congratulations Chantale. Business News Australia, 16/4/19
Kojo, Dale Roberts (ILF2013), wins big bash Cricket content contract. Mumbrella, 17/4/19
Edible Blooms, Kelly Baker-Jamieson (ILF2016), quoted on growth in Easter on-line sales. Mirage News 18/4/19
Supashock, Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF2017), supports Mitsubishi Triton racing team. Professional Motor Sport World, 18/4/19
Nova Systems, Rebecca McDonald (ILF2011), Cher Min Teo (ILF2014), Dr Sarah Cannard (ILF2014) and Bradley Spencer (ILF2018) succeeds in partnership bid with UniSA to establish a new $245m Adelaide based Co-operative Research Centre for Smart Satellite Technologies and Analytics. Advertiser 15/4/19
AGL, Simon Ridgway (ILF2011), to build pumped hydro system at Kanmantoo. Indaily 16/4/19
MiniJumbuk, Darren Turner (ILF2015), makes 1000 “Farmers Heart” wool Quilts from one farmer with proceeds going to support drought affected farmers. Advertiser 16/4/19
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dan Johnson (ILF2016), hosts artist in world first experiment to who will depict good wine on canvas. Advertiser 16/4/19
Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016) introduce world first automated drink container refund machines in Queensland, The Lead 15/4/19
Zonge Australia, Kelly Keates (ILF2015), applies novel technology to discover Copper and associated mineralisation at Burra. The Lead 10/4/19
Bowhill Engineering, Jeremy Hawkes (ILF2013 & 2014), held up as an example of employment success. Advertiser 6/4/19
Robern Menz, Richard Sims (ILF2012) and Phil Sims (ILF2017) Spread the Fruchocs love across Australia. Advertiser 4/4/19.
Thomas Foods, Necta Nikolaou (ILF2018) receives encouragement to replace Murray Bridge abattoir in Federal budget. Advertiser 4/4/19.
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018) supports Royal Flying Doctor. Advertiser 4/4/19.
Cold Logic, Eddie Lane (ILF2012) & Dr Michael Riese (ILF2012) installation of the ice slurry system at Mainstream Aquaculture. AIRAH March 2019 Issue.
Mumme Tools, Greg Lowe (ILF 2018), US parent, changes name to Klein Tools Australia and absorbs new businesses after US parent, Klein Tools, acquires Melbourne based Wattmaster and Alco. Cision PR Newswire 4/2/19.
REDARC, Anthony Kittel (2010), Ben Marsh (2013) & Jo Hugman (2014) chosen by Thales to supply a dual power solution for the Army’s Hawkei Protected Vehicle. Defence Teaming Centre E-news 29/3/19.
Australian Wine Research Institute, Dan Johnson (ILF2016), supports establishment of only ancient groundwater Test facility in the Southern Hemisphere. The Lead, 28/3/19.
BAE Systems, Dr Derek Rogers (ILF 2014) and Tom Williams (ILF2015), and Axiom Precision Engineering, Jim Grose (ILF2016), contribute as founding partners in a project to develop a new approach to supply chain digitisation in defence. InDaily 27/03/19.
Cold Logic, Eddie Lane (ILF2012) & Dr Michael Riese (ILF2012), brews strong growth with Pirate Life. Advertiser 26/3/19.
Raytheon Australia, Andrew Vlassopoulos (ILF2016), develops new facility at Mawson Lakes to employ 500 to assemble new air defence missiles. Advertiser 25/3/19.
Sage, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016) explores expansion to Mongolia. Advertiser 18/3/19.
Holla-Fresh, Kimberley Ferguson (ILF2016), provides new hope for migrants. Advertiser 8/3/19.
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF 2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), unveils new logo and moves to Adelaide CBD. Advertiser 5/3/19.
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018), joint ventures with start-up Ping to ensure wind turbines operate at peak efficiency. The Lead 4/3/19.
Maggie Beer Products, Chantale Millard (ILF2017), announces huge improvement in profit as Maggie herself steps back. Advertiser 1/3/19.
Myriota, David Haley (ILF 2018), flies higher with new Astronaut board appointment. Advertiser 27/2/19.
Redarc, Anthony Kittel (ILF2010), Ben Marsh (ILF2013) and Jo Hugman (ILF2014) supports TAFE solar challenge team. Manufacturers Monthly, 25/2/19.
Codan, Peter Charlesworth (ILF2013) and Jock Duncan (ILF2011), announces a 40% profit increase. Advertiser 21/2/19.
Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016), underpins huge SA Water solar panel contract. Advertiser 20/2/19.
Consilium Technology, Seth Thuraisingham (ILF2018,) grows fast with export orders. Advertiser 19/2/19.
Philmac, Mark Nykiel (ILF2016) announces increased production. Advertiser 9/02/19.
Spendless Shoes, David Evans (ILF2017,) voted Employer of the year. Advertiser 8/02/19.
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018) announces seven new satellites to be launched in 2019. Advertiser 8/02/19.
Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016), in joint venture to provide hi-tech recycling terminals, to refund used can and bottle deposits. Advertiser 5/02/19.
La Casa Del Formaggio, Claude Cicchiello (ILF2014) announces move to new food park at Edinburgh. Australian Manufacturing Forum e-newsletter 02/02/19.
REDARC, Anthony Kittel (ILF2010), Ben Marsh (ILF2013) and Jo Hugman (ILF2014) sponsors TAFE SA solar challenge car for three more years. Advertiser 2/02/19.
Myriota, David Haley (ILF2018), announces its first commercial product to monitor farm water tank levels via low orbit satellites. The Lead 1/02/19
Codan, Peter Charlesworth (ILF 2013) and Jock Duncan (ILF2011), radios gain US Department of Defence Certification. EIDA E-newsletter 1/02/19
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF2018), announces another great result. Advertiser 1/02/19
Korvest, Chris Hartwig (ILF2015), announces profit increase despite lower revenue. Advertiser 26/01/19
Robern Menz, Phil Sims (ILF2017) and Richard Sims (ILF2012), announces return of iconic Poly Waffle. Indaily 24/01/19.
Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF2016) launches World first integrated driverless technology trial in Australia. The Lead 17/01/19.
Christine Molitor (ILF2017) quoted on how to become a CEO. Advertiser 21/01/19.
Angoves, Victoria Angove (ILF2015) features in an article titled SA Great Business Families in the summer edition of the University of Adelaide’s Lumen magazine.
FCT, Jordan Parham (ILF 2015), takes its lead in Olympic Flames technology to the iron ore pelletisation market. Indaily 6/12/18
Myriota, David Haley (ILF 2018) rides with Space X Falcon 7 into orbit. Australian Financial Review & Seven News 4 Dec, The Advertiser 5 Dec 2018.
Rockford Wines, Ben Radford (ILF 2014), Basket Press Shiraz ranked as one of the top five wines in SA by Tourism SA . Tourism SA e-newsletter, 28 Nov 18.
Robern Menz, Richard Sims (ILF 2012) and Phil Sims (ILF 2017) is the inaugural inductee for the FoodSA Consumer Legend Award. Advertiser 25 Nov 18.
Woodside Cheese Wrights, Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) wins the Export Award at FoodSA awards. Advertiser 24 Nov 18.
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF 2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF 2018), announces growth comes before dividends. Advertiser 24 Nov 18.
Discovery Parks, Grant Wilckens (ILF 2014) plans even bigger growth. Advertiser 17 Nov 18.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) showcases Golden Blossom Goats cheese at ANZ Community Market. Advertiser 19 Nov 18.
Axiom, Jim Grose (ILF 2016) and LightForce, Cindy Dennis (ILF 2015) cooperate to release new 4WD vehicle enhancements.
More growth for REDARC, Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010), Ben Marsh (ILF 2013) & Jo Hugman (ILF 2014) as Norwegian JV announced.
Kelly Engineering, Shane Kelly (ILF 2013) & Calvin Stead (ILF 2018) ploughing ahead for future generations.
Nova Systems, Rebecca McDonald (ILF 2011), Cher Min Teo (ILF 2014), Dr Sarah Cannard (ILF 2014) & Brad Spencer (ILF 2018) announces new growth plans.
REDARC, Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010), Ben Marsh (ILF 2013), Jo Hugman (ILF 2014) and Supashock, Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF 2107) supported by Century Engineering, David Heaslip (ILF 2012) all recognised for outstanding achievement at Defence Teaming Centre annual awards. Advertiser 13/11/18.
Supashock, Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF 2017), and Century Engineering, David Heaslip (ILF 2012) win recognition award from Defence Teaming Centre for collaboration in building a revolutionary load/unload system for army trucks.
Codan, Peter Charlesworth (ILF 2013) and Jock Duncan (ILF 2012) announces new contract to supply radio manpacks to Bangladesh Army.
Grant Wilckens (ILF 2014) named EY Services Entrepreneur of the Year 2018. Brilliant win, congratulations.
Congratulations to La Casa Del Formaggio, Claude Cicchiello (ILF 2014) on achieving 30 years in business – FoodSA Enews, Nov 2018.
Congratulations to Consilium Technology, Seth Thuraisingham (ILF 2018) on winning the Impact Award for 2018.
Kojo, Dale Roberts (ILF 2013), builds financial reserves and international contacts with capital injection from Jamie McClurg- Advertiser 6/11/18.
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF 2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF 2018) announces it will be debt free within twelve months, two years earlier than previously predicted.
REDARC Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010), Ben Marsh (ILF 2013), Josephine Hugman (ILF 2014) and Sage Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF 2013), Adrian Fahey (ILF 2016) sign new defence deals at Euronaval 2018, reports the Lead.
Congratulations to Scholars whose businesses are finalists in the running for seven awards at the South Australian Food Industry Awards Program.
Business Excellence Award – Claude Cicchiello (ILF 2014), La Casa del Formaggio
Export Award – Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014), Woodside Cheese Wrights (Sole finalist)
Innovation in Business Award – Claude Cicchiello (ILF 2014), La Casa del Formaggio
New Product Award – Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014), Woodside Cheese Wrights
Leader Award – Mick Sanders (ILF 2018), MOO Premium Foods
Consumer Award Top 20 – Peter Cox (ILF 2013), Gelista Premium Gelati
Consumer Award Top 20 – Claude Cicchiello (ILF 2014), La Casa del Formaggio
Emilio De Stefano (ILF 2014) invests his time working to inspire students to pursue careers in STEM. (The article was originally published in the University of South Australia Alumni News – issue nine 2018).
Stephen Faulkner (ILF 2018), Dr David Haley (ILF 2018), Bradley Spencer (ILF 2018) and Seth Thuraisingham (ILF 2018) all mentioned in Electronics Industry Development Adelaide e-news.
Robern Menz, Richard Sims (ILF 2012) and Phil Sims (ILF 2017) start making Violet Crumble for the world in Adelaide; Advertiser 11 October 2018.
Glenn Toogood (ILF 2018), Kimberley Ferguson (ILF 2016) and Darren Turner (ILF 2015) mentioned in Penola Pennant and Border Watch article about ILF Awards 2018.
Corrina Wright (ILF 2012) finalist for ASVO Winemaker of the Year.
Congratulations to Exporter Of The Year winners Seeley International, Jon Seeley (ILF 2014) and Michael Hamilton (ILF 2016); REDARC, Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010), Ben Marsh (ILF 2013), Josephine Hugman (ILF 2014); FCT, Dr Jordan Parham (ILF 2015).
Glenn Toogood (ILF 2018) and Ann Perriam (ILF 2018) recognised by SACOME for their ILF grants in Front and Centre.
InDaily’s iSpy featured photos from the Industry Leaders Fund Awards Evening at the Sanctuary Adelaide Zoo, 24 September 2018
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF 2017) and Glenn Toogood (ILF 2018) announces record growth plans.
Discovery Parks, Grant Wilckens (ILF 2014) bolsters leadership with new highly experienced COO appointment.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) named as Toastie of the town as Cheesefest (Oct 27/28 at Rymill Park) is launched.
The ILF 2018 Scholars & Award Evening featured in The Advertiser, 25 September 2018.
ASC, Matt Sinnett-Jones (ILF 2018) gets German support for OPV construction start.
Barossa Cheese Company, Victoria McClurg (ILF 2016) goes luxury with gin cheese.
Thirteen ILF Scholar companies including Discovery Parks (up from 31 to 15) and new entrants Duxton Broadacre Farms and Cold Logic were big movers in the 2018 InDaily SA Business Index Top 100. (InDaily 20/9/18)
Robern Menz, Richard Sims (ILF 2012) and Phil Sims (ILF 2017) growing employment now to make violet crumble. Advertiser 19/9/18.
Congratulations to Neil Gibbins (ILF 2014) on the float price premium for Vintage Energy, Advertiser 18/9/18.
Supashock, Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF 2017) encourages new wave of engineers, Advertiser 15 Sep 2018.
Wirra Wirra, Andrew Kay (ILF 2014) announces 5 star accommodation in McLaren Vale, InDaily 14/9/18
Vintage Energy, Neil Gibbins (ILF 2014) about to launch on the stock market. A new head office, new wealth generation and new employment in SA.
Emilio De Stefano (ILF 2014) writes about Industry 4.0 for SME’s in DTC’s Defence Business magazine – Sept/Oct 2018.
SAGE Automation, Andrew Downs (ILF 2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF 2016) recently hosted the Defence Industry Study Course.
DTC’s Defence Business magazine – Sept/Oct 2018.
APC Technology, Scott Begbie (ILF 2016) expands yet again.
DTC’s Defence Business magazine – Sept/Oct 2018.
Lightforce, Cindy Dennis (ILF 2015) announces new expansion into the defence industry in DTC’s Defence Business magazine – Sept/Oct 2018.
Dematec, David Hart (ILF 2014) held up as an example of collaboration advantage in DTC’s Defence Business magazine – Sept/Oct 2018.
Congratulations to Neil Gibbins (ILF 2014) on $50m Vintage Energy float.
Codan, Peter Charlesworth (ILF 2013) and Jock Duncan (ILF 2012) , boosts dividend based on success of Minelab metal detectors.
Jeremy Hawkes (ILF 2014 & 2013) quoted in Murray Valley Standard explaining how to win Government business.
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF 2017), announces huge profit increase and major drilling program expansion.
Peter Piliouras (ILF 2014) features in InDaily Top 40 Under 40. Congratulations and thanks for the ILF mention, Peter.
Congratulations to Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF 2017), Jim Grose (ILF 2016), and Grant Wilckens (ILF 2014), all finalists in this EY Entrepreneur of the Year.
David Hart (ILF 2014) explained how the internet of things can help small and large manufacturers alike at the Industrial Internet 4.0 Conference in Sydney.
La Casa Del Formaggio (Claude Cicchiello ILF 2014) moves to Northern Adelaide.
PowerHealth (Patrick Power, ILF 2014) is the 2018 Telstra South Australian Medium & Making Waves Award winner. The back ground to Patrick’s success features in the Advertiser on 21 July. Advertiser acknowledgement of the ILF is greatly appreciated, congratulations and thanks Patrick.
Adrian Fahey (ILF 2016) quoted in Advertiser explaining why Tonsley companies should cooperate to win defence work.
Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010) explains the advantages of Adelaide’s South in The Advertiser – 17 July 2018.
Congratulations to Sage Automation (Andrew Downs ILF 2013, and Adrian Fahey ILF 2016) and Redarc Electronics (Anthony Kittel ILF 2010, Ben Marsh ILF 2013 and Jo Hugman ILF 2014) winners at the Endeavour Awards.
Eddie Lane (ILF 2012) in full feature article in Indaily.
Tonkin Engineers (Gerry Doyle ILF 2016) boosted to 140 head count acquiring 15 person Sydney firm.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) held out as Women of Influence role model in Australian Financial Review.
Cold Logic (Eddie Lane ILF 2012 and Dr Michael Riese ILF 2012) has been awarded a major contract with Australian submarine maintainer ASC after launching its dedicated defence division.
Congratulations to Power Health Solutions (Patrick Power ILF 2014) and Cowell Electric (Meagan Franklin ILF 2014) on being selected as finalists in the Telstra South Australian Business Awards for 2018.
Supashock (Oscar Fiorinotto ILF 2017) launches new faster safer load and unload system for military vehicles in Europe.
Kelly Engineering (Shane Kelly ILF 2013) expends into Africa.
Kelly Engineering (Shane Kelly ILF 2013) now manufacturing in Germany to support stronger penetration into European market.
Podista (Toby Strong ILF 2016) makes a big comeback with Baileys Coffee pods.
Axiom Precision Manufacturing (Jim Grose ILF 2016) records a major milestone in transitioning from the Auto Industry.
Sage (Andrew Downs ILF 2013 and Adrian Fahey ILF 2016) signs major deal with Navantia and Flinders Uni.
Woodside Cheese Wrights (Chris Lloyd ILF 2014) ups the antsy to the USA.
Kelly Jamieson (ILF 2016) helping others to grow as a guest lecturer at the Australian Institute of Business.
Gelista (Peter Cox ILF 2013) growing rapidly by producing innovative and quality Ice Cream.
Dematec (David Hart ILF 2014) recognised by Federal Minister for its high tech approach to boost competitiveness.
REDARC Electronics (Anthony Kittel ILF 2010, Ben Marsh ILF 2013,and Jo Hugman ILF 2014) wins another big defence contract.
Dematec (David Hart ILF 2014) evolution and growth recognised by Water Industry Alliance.
Cold Logic (Dr Michael Riese ILF 2012 & Eddie Lane ILF 2012) develop refrigeration specifications for the new multi-million dollar Haigh’s factory.
Smithsonian recognises Australian Wine Research Institute (Dan Johnson ILF 2016) contribution to world’s oldest beer.
Century Engineering (David Heaslip ILF 2012) hosts Australia’s most advanced commercially available metal 3D printing facility.
Supashock (Oscar Fiorinotto ILF 2017) held up as shining example in SA Tech Start up ecosystem.
Seeley International (John Seeley ILF 2014 and Michael Hamilton ILF 2016) becomes the Wizard of Oz Schools.
Woodside Cheese Wrights, Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) in for a slice of the USA
Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010) in good company with Frank Seeley AM as both are awarded Honorary Doctorates by Flinders University.
SAAB wins big contract and trusts David Jucha (ILF 2017) to manage the project.
Darren Turner (ILF 2015) and Minijumbuk feature in The latest from Brank SA News.
Century Engineering, David Heaslip (ILF 2012), growing defence capability.
Seeley International, Jon Seeley (ILF 2014) and Michael Hamilton (ILF 2016) wins huge $50m Mecca contract.
Hall of Fame accolade for Robern Menz, Richard Sims (ILF 2012) and Phil Sims (ILF 2017) in Eastside Business Awards.
Kelly Engineering (Shane Kelly ILF 2013), growing through R&D.
Many ILF Scholars and their businesses appeared in the Defence Business Magazine Feb/Mar/Apr 2018 Issue.
TGR BioSciences, Anne Hinton (ILF 2014) rapid growth has attracted a takeover offer from SYGNIS AG. This is good for an ILF goal, “more wealth generated in SA”. Anne has told ILF that it is intended that production will continue, ticking a second ILF goal of employment growth here.
The Prime Minister visits Wirra Wirra (Andrew Kay ILF 2014).
Discovery Parks, Grant Wilckens (ILF 2014) on track to become a $1 billion concern.
ColdLogic, (Eddie Lane ILF 2012 and Dr Michael Riese ILF 2012) have had two articles published .
Edible Blooms, Kelly Baker-Jamieson (ILF 2016) featured in a great article in “Inside Retail” weekly recently.
Edible Blooms, Kelly Baker-Jamieson (ILF2016) wins Canstar Award as No1 Online Florist in Australia.
SA Mushrooms, Nick Femia (ILF 2017) announce big growth plans.
Laucke Flour Mills, Peter Cobb (ILF 2016) has started producing single origin flours.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) featured in GoodFood, Wild women of food.
Congratulations to Barossa Valley Cheese Company (Victoria McClurg ILF 2016) on winning back to back bronze awards for Excellence in Food Tourism at the 2017 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards.
REDARC Electronics (Anthony Kittel ILF 2010, Ben Marsh ILF 2013, Jo Hugman ILF 2014) gearing up for “solid growth” off the back of more than 20 per cent growth in annual revenue.
Cold Logic (Dr Michael Riese ILF 2012 and Eddie Lane ILF 2012) has expanded into Defence.
Discovery Parks (Grant Wilckens ILF 2014) announces a new partnership, strong growth and significantly increasing SA employees.
PowerHealth (Patrick Power ILF 2014) wins another huge contract.
Mighty Kingdom (Hannah Murdoch ILF 2017) plays even bigger game.
REDARC Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010), Ben Marsh (ILF 2013), Jo Hugman (ILF 2014) keeps growing.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) ranked 70th most influential person in SA by the Advertiser.
Congratulations to David Hart (ILF 2014), for being elected to the board of the Water Industry Allianz.
Robern Menz (Richard Sims ILF 2012 and Phil Sims ILF 2017) wins Violet Crumble for SA – InDaily 11 Jan 2018.
Sage Automation (Andrew Downs ILF 2013 and Adrian Fahey ILF 2016) develops smart transportable transit stop – Advertiser 11 Jan 2018.
Mary Hamilton (ILF 2017) has big Black Sheep expansion plans – Advertiser 3/1/18.
World’s first Spelt pastry available from Careme Pastry, Claire Wood (ILF 2015), just in time for Christmas.
Thanks to Peter Cox (ILF 2013) for producing great new flavours of Gelista just in time for the Christmas table.
Congratulations to Peter Charlesworth (ILF 2013), Philippa Crawford (ILF 2016) and Mike Matarazzo (ILF 2017) whose community work as Board members of United Way SA featured on page 8 of the Advertiser on 4 December.
ILF Scholars strong showing at SA Food Industry Awards. Congratulations to Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014), Bickford’s Group Leader Award; Linh Bui (ILF 2016), CFO at HMPS which won the Moore Stephens South Australia Service Provider Award; and Richard Sims (ILF 2012) and Phil Sims (ILF 2017), Executive Directors of Robern Menz winner of the Statewide Super Consumer Award.
REDARC (Anthony Kittel ILF2010, Ben Marsh ILF2013, Jo Hugman ILF2014) signs MoU with large German defence contractor.
SAAB (Derek Rogers ILF2014) grows big in SA.
Edible Blooms (Kelly Baker-Jamieson ILF2016) blossoms in London and Zurich.
Seeley International (Jon Seeley ILF2014, Mark Coupe ILF2013, Michael Hamilton ILF2016), grows big in USA.
Peter Cobb (ILF 2016) calls out bullying by Woolworths. Will you support the little guys?
Bowhill Engineering, Jeremy Hawkes (ILF 2014) appears on Advertiser’s Jobs SA Honour Board.
Jarrod Starkey (ILF 2015) quoted in Advertiser Whyalla turnaround story.
Redarc, Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010) held out as role model for Advisory Boards.
Chantale Millard (ILF 2017) adds SA made cheeses to Maggie Beer range.
ILF Scholars in the media.
Victoria McClurg (ILF 2016) appointed to board of peak body, FoodSA. Congratulations Victoria.
Toby Strong (ILF 2016) launches Urban Brew, ethically sourced biodegradable coffee pods.
Congratulations to Oscar Fiorinotto (ILF 2017) as Supashock signs new deal in India.
Congratulations to Joe Matto (ILF 2014) as PakPot builds world’s first Yogurt container.
Neil Gibbins (ILF 2014) rises with Vintage Energy. One to watch for our private portfolios.
Congratulations Jon Seeley (ILF 2014), Michael Hamilton (ILF 2016) and Mark Coupe (ILF 2013) as Seeley International wins Exporter of the Year 2017.
Advertiser say Kris Lloyd in the running for big award.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) arranges an amazing feast and looks great in red.
Dematec Automation, David Hart (ILF 2014) doing great things for water security through IOT.
Beach Energy, Carrie Trembath (ILF 2017) more than doubles in scale.
Mary Hamilton (ILF 2017) does it her way.
InDaily’s iSpy reported on the Industry Leaders Fund Grant Awards Ceremony.
World first recyclable takeaway hot drink cups from Detmold – Alf Ianniello (ILF 2011), Tom Clifford (ILF 2013), John Scott (ILF 2013) and Zoe Detmold (ILF 2016).
Sage, Andrew Downs (ILF 2013) and Adrian Fahey (ILF 2016) move to new hi tech facility at Tonsley.
Peter Charlesworth (ILF 2013) makes strong contribution to record Codan result.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) expands our minds again.
SMR Technologies, John Scott (ILF 2013) eases bladder cancer diagnosis with new non-invasive at home equipment.
Advertiser tells how Patrick Power’s Mum tipped him off for the big Canadian win.
InDaily’s iSpy reported on the Industry Leaders Fund information night.
Corrina Wright (ILF 2012) is the hostess with the mostest at Oliver’s Tarranga dinner at Madame Hanoi.
“Corrina Wright (ILF 2012) was named by industry doyen, d’Arry Osborne, as one of only two really strong up and coming young wine makers in an interview to celebrate his 90th birthday; high praise indeed! The interview was published by Vintage Cellars in its Feb/Mar 2017 Cellar Press magazine, and is reproduced here with permission from Vintage Cellars.”
Congratulations to Adrian Fahey (ILF 2016) and Andrew Downs (ILF 2013) on a big defence contract win for Sage.
Redarc wins three awards in one night including being crowned ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ at the 14th Manufacturers’ Monthly Endeavour Awards.
REDARC Wins Excellence in Manufacturing –Gold Award for second year in a row.
Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010) features again in T’iser.
Darren Turner (ILF 2015) recently presented the newly launched 40th anniversary of MiniJumbuk book to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. Congratulations to MiniJumbuk and Darren.
Congratulations to Patrick Power (ILF 2014) on a huge win in Canada.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) from Woodside Cheese Wrights has released Australia’s first soft cheese made with raw milk approved for sale to the public. Congratulations Kris
Redarc and Anthony Kittel (ILF 2010) receive more recognition. Congratulations Anthony
Kelly Keates (ILF 2012 & 2015) features as lead story for Be Bold For Change Exhibition at Oxford Saïd.
Advertiser shows Gelista taste sensation to tempt nominations to fast movers 2017. Click below to see Peter Cox (ILF 2013) digging deep in a berry nice tub.
In Canada the Mounties get their man, and PowerHealth gets the Hospitals. Great achievement Patrick.
Kris Lloyd (ILF 2014) builds an industry showcase, reports the Advertiser. Keep up the good work Kris.
Linh Bui (ILF 2016) reveals the amazing robotic packaging abilities of HMPS.
Eddie Lane (ILF 2012) and Cold Logic win at Coopers.
Andrew Downs boosts advancement for Women in Business. That is Scholarly community spirit.
Darren Turner leads MiniJumbuk to another big win.
The latest SA Defence Business Magazine published by the Defence Teaming Centre contains two articles about firms run by ILF Scholars. Congratulations to Anthony Kittel and Scott Begbie on more recognition of their outstanding achievements. Thanks to the Defence Teaming Centre for allowing reproduction of the articles.
Seeley set to quadruple turnover. Frank’s big plans have developed since Jon (ILF14) completed the International Management of Production Course at Chalmers University.
SA food awards glory for Kris Lloyd and for B.d. Farm Paris Creek.
Woodside Cheese Wrights (Kris Lloyd) was named in the top 16 in the world at the World Cheese Awards.
Jarrod Starkey TV star for cricket and Toyota. Inspirational community contribution Jarrod. Well done.
Big Kojo revival thanks to Dale Roberts, ILF 13.
B.d. Farm Paris Creek demonstrates more environmental responsibility. Well done Ulli and Melanie
Kojo grows creatively. Well done Dale Roberts.
Peter Charlesworth hits pay-dirt with new more powerful detector.
Anthony Kittel gains best product award at SEMA, the biggest auto parts show in the world.
Well done Anthony.
Redarc TowPro pushes ahead in the USA. Warehouse established in North Carolina and sales to commence early January. Anthony Kittel’s track record just keeps getting better and better.
Big defence contact win for APC and new Scholar, Scott Begbie.
Podpac (Toby Strong) named 18th on smartcompany Smart50 list of fastest growing SME’s in Australia. Congratulations Toby; we look forward to seeing you graduate from the list soon.
Congratulations to Steve Todd (Kay Brothers), Andrew Kay (Wirra Wirra) and Ben Bryant (Pernod Ricard), whose businesses have been identified as environmental champions.
Dr Cindy Dennis, Group General Manager elect for LightFORCE Australia, will have bigger shoes to fill than previously thought, following the naming of father Ray, LightFORCE founder, as EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 for Technology. Congratulations to Ray and Cindy.
Congratulations to the following Scholars whose companies appear on the South Australian Business Index top 100
Peter Piliouras, Peregrine- Number 6
Peter Charlesworth and Jock Duncan, Codan- Number 20
Alf Ianniello, Tom Clifford and Zoe Detmold, Detmold Group- Number 29
Grant Wilckens, Discovery Holiday Parks- Number 48
Andrew Downs and Adrian Fahey, Sage Automation- Number 63
Ben Macey, GPA Engineering- Number 79
Chris Hartwig, Korvest- Number 83
Anthony Kittel, Ben Marsh, Jo Hugman and Pia Goetjens, Redarc- Number 94
Eddie Lane and Michael Riese, Coldlogic Industrial Refrigeration- Number 97
Richard Sims, Robern Menz- Number 98
Robern Menz exports drive employment. Sweet success, well done to Richard Sims.
Ben Olsen has moved temporarily to Austin to promote his new Thim and you can be part of it.
Photos from the ILF Awards Ceremony held 26 September 2016.
Kelly fights the good fight improving the economics of environmental farming, linked to big export push.
Anthony Kittel shows true Industry Leaders Fund Scholars’ community spirit, supporting robot training at Flinders University. As a true role model we are very proud of Anthony’s work.
Big data keeps Seeley International at the lead worldwide.
Peter Charlesworth wins big order for Minelab.
Anthony Kittel unveils bigger and better expansion plans.
Chris Henry features in BioSA news again with the Variable Angle Screw. A great new breakthrough for broken bones.
FCT Combustion (Jordan Parham) is front and centre at the Olympics.
Advertiser lauds Claude Cicchiello leading support for SA diary farmers.
Dr Derek Rogers made the list of Australia’s Most Innovative Engineers for 2016.
Wayne Duffy shows true ILF Scholar spirit with a Guinness sized vanilla slice to support kick-start for kids.
Demand for B.d. Paris Creek quality organic product outstrips demand.
Jeremy Hawkes keeps traffic flowing on the Murray.
Country Blinds are participating in the UniSA Centre for business Growth Program.
No doubt Rhett will accelerate the rapid growth of Country Binds with this experience.
Alf Ianniello catches a big one with a Detmold takeover of Custom Cartons.
Kelly Keates shows how to stop groundwater pollution from tailing dams.
Re-timer (Ben Olsen), Austofix (Chris Henry) and Reproductive Health Science (Johnathon Matthews) are saving the SA economy along with other med tech organisations according to the Advertiser on 4 Jun.
Andrew Downs moves Sage to better digs.
A new slant on work life balance.
Kris Lloyd explains how she brings her business into home and keeps her household happy.
InDaily’s iSpy reported on The Industry Leaders Fund Scholars Network Cocktail Function at KPMG on 27 April 2016
Chris Henry in the media again with things which will make surgery more successful.
Chris Henry proves SA surgical inventions can penetrate world markets.
Ulli Spranz using hi-tech to send milk to China features in Advertiser on 3 May.
Great to see innovation generating more jobs in quality food exports.
Congratulations to Dr Derek Rogers on his new award.
Kelly Keates wins recognition at SACOME awards night.
David Hart features large in article about achiever, Dematec.
Thanks to David for mentioning ILF.
Eddie Lane and ColdLogic providing key infrastructure to a leading edge clean green agriculture business.
InDaily’s iSpy reported on The Industry Leaders Fund Scholars Network Training Seminar held at Flinders on Tonsley in February with tutors Ron Kandelaars, Kelly Nestor and Helen Tiller.
Congratulations to Rhett on creating 20 new jobs in three short years. Rhett Payne’s hard work revealed in Advertiser on Saturday 30 January.
Patrick Power shows how it’s done – strong growth on the world stage big plans, and a mention of the ILF. Thanks Patrick
Thanks to Emilio De Stefano for highlighting the ILF as talks about Stanford in the Dec15/Jan16 SA Defence Business Magazine. Endorsements such as this are very helpful to the level of traction the ILF gains.
Congratulations to Derek Rogers on being featured in the Dec15/Jan16 SA Defence Business Magazine and thanks for endorsing the ILF. Hopefully the article will inspire some young defence leaders to apply for an ILF grant.
Patrick Power builds new markets, which means more jobs and wealth for SA.
Grant Wilckens brings home the bacon on the jobs front after a busy lead up to Christmas.
Anthony Kittel selected by Sunday Mail to explain his views on economic future of SA.
Wondering how to communicate with your target market.
Anthony Kittel shows how he does it in this article from 4WD Touring Australia magazine.