Monthly Archives: August 2010

August 19, 2010

Australia no. 4 in Newsweek's 'World's Best Countries'

Newsweek has ranked the ‘world’s best countries’, and Australia comes in at fourth, after Finland, Switzerland and Sweden. The survey is based on five key  measures. Australia scored highest for health, followed by quality of life, economic dynamism, political environment and education (for which we ranked 13th in the world). The results are available online. […]

August 12, 2010

Who's who for Australia in the US – part two

We previously listed official Australian representation in the US. Now, Australian business, professional and social organisations active in the US. (Please offer additions and amendments, including places where Australians might gather for business or social networking.) Advance chapters in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, DC) American Australian Association  (New York, with branches in […]

August 10, 2010

DMG signs with Meltwater for client news tracking

DMG has signed up with Meltwater News the premium international online news research and tracking service. DMG has been comparing the service for a while now and as more and more media move online has decided now is the time to start with the service. DMG can now offer the service to its regular clients […]

August 8, 2010

Throw another Aussie stereotype on the barbie

Australia’s ‘boofhead’ tourism marketing campaigns are hurting our reputation as an exporter of technology and innovation according to a new study. RMIT Adjunct Professor  and B2B marketing communications consultant, Kimon Lycos, interviewed 50 CEOs of Australian SMEs  and found that ‘being positioned internationally as a nation of boofheads, serial BBQ’ers and boozers makes it difficult […]

August 4, 2010

Who's who for Australia in the US

Do you know who your  local Australian government representative is in the US for consular or business purposes? Here’s a quick guide. Additions or amendments welcome. Coming next,  Australian business and professional network contacts in the US. Australian Embassy, Washington DC. Ambassador: The Hon. Kim Beazley AC Australian Consulate, Atlanta, GA. Consul-General and Senior Trade […]

August 3, 2010

"Shout" launch

DMG launches Shout, a system developed over the past 9 years that guarantees news media coverage before, during and after conferences and tradeshows. The Shout system has delivered exceptional media results for companies at some of the largest and most influential industry conferences and tradeshows in the USA, Australia and Asia. After more than 250 […]