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Qantas drops San Francisco

Australian companies (including DMG) will be shocked to hear that Qantas is saying goodbye to SFO and will dump its Australia-San Francisco flights in favour of new direct flights to Dallas/Forth Worth, from 16 May 2011. Access to the powerful clean tech, tech, biotech and financial/VC corridor in the San Francisco Bay Area will now  be via […]

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DMG Sydney moves into new digs

DMGPR is starting 2011 with a move into newly renovated heritage  offices at Georges Heights, with stunning views of the entrance to the Sydney Harbour and the Pacific Ocean and surrounded by one of the city’s most beautiful urban parklands. DMG retains meeting facilities in the Sydney CBD.  [Press Release] We’re looking forward to the […]

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DMG Sydney Office Party on the Harbour

DMG Sydney celebrated the end of a great year by taking to the water on Sydney Harbour for an afternoon of bubbles, great food and serious sailing with feet over the side and everyone getting wet [sailing talk] on a luxury Beneteau 50 sailing yacht. Happy New Year to all! [more on Facebook]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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"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 […]

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Medivation selects DMG for patient recruitment

Medivation, backed by Pfizer, has selected DMG Clinical Trials to run its patient recruitment PR and Advertising program in Australia and NZ. The program has been a huge success with a recent advertising campaign boosting interested patient calls to the call center by record numbers. DMG was pleased to get this email: “The Site has […]

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