Entrepreneur, CEO & Founder, RedBalloon
Naomi Simson is a finalist in the 2008 Australian HR Awards and the 2008 Telstra Women’s Business Awards. Naomi was also a finalist for the BRW Most Admired Business Owner Award in 2008 and B&T Marketing Employer of Choice by B&T in 2007. Her business has made the BRW Fast 100 List for the fourth year running so she must be doing something right!
One of Australia’s outstanding female entrepreneurs, Naomi regularly entertains as a professional speaker inspiring middle to high-level leaders on employer branding, engagement and reward and recognition. On Engagement Naomi practices what she preaches, RedBalloon was awarded an engagement score of 97% in this year’s Hewitt Best Employers Study. David Clarke Head of Hewitt’s Engagement Division for Australia and NZ has said “For RedBalloon to have such a high Engagement score they must be delivering a truly exceptional employment experience for all of their people. Such an inspired and motivated workforce not only produces a really happy and healthy work environment, we know from research it significantly improves the bottom line of the business.”
Naomi’s blog www.naomisimson.com has been listed in the top 15 Australian Best Business Blogs. She is also the author of “I Want What She’s Having”.