JANINE WATSON

Executive Officer
Business South Bank

Janine was appointed Executive Officer of Business South Bank in 2007.

During her tenure she has been involved in the evolution of the precinct into a thriving creative, innovative and dynamic hub, as well as establishing the precinct into Australia’s most sustainable business precinct.

Business South Bank now has over 120 corporate members, representing a workforce of 10,000 people.

Prior to this role, Janine was Event Manager for the-then Queensland Events Corporation, working on both the bids and management of large scale and high economic-worth events.

Janine was also formerly the Sponsorship Manager for the very first Brisbane Festival in 1996, and the last Warana Festival in 1995 where at that time, it achieved the highest arts/festival sponsorship in Queensland.

Janine is no stranger to precinct management, having formerly been the Manager of the Valley Business Association – managing both the Brunswick and Chinatown Malls, and surrounds.

Janine has a Bachelor of Business, Major in Marketing, Griffith University.