A new Director has been appointed to the board at the Australian Made Campaign.
The Australian Made, Australian Grown Campaign is a not-for-profit organisation that administers the iconic green-and-gold Australian Made, Australian Grown (AMAG) logo.
The new Director, Nicki Anderson will perform her role alongside her daily duties as Managing Director of Demo Plus, a leading sampling, demonstration and events organisation in Australia. Ms Anderson was chosen by the Board of Directors based on her knowledge and understanding of the Australian manufacturing sector and extensive experience in FMCG marketing.
Ms Anderson was previously Marketing Director for Kraft Foods, Marketing & Innovation Director for SPC Ardmona & McCain Foods and General Manager Beverage Marketing for Cadbury Schweppes Australia.
Australian Made Campaign Chairman, David Gray stated that Anderson will provide invaluable guidance on the campaign’s marketing initiatives, while her insight into the FMCG sector will also be welcomed.
According to Anderson, she has, throughout her career worked for companies that have strongly supported Australian manufacturing. Buying Australian means helping the Australian economy, supporting local jobs, investing in the community, and ensuring the sustainable future of Australian industry, she added.
The Australian Made Campaign Directors also include David Gray AM (Chairman), Managing Director, David Gray & Co. Pty Ltd; Glenn Cooper AM (Deputy Chairman), Executive Chairman, Coopers Brewery Limited; Neil Summerson FCA (Treasurer), Director and Former Chairman, Bank of Queensland; Peter Anderson, CEO, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI); Allyn Beard, Marketing Director, A.H. Beard Pty Ltd; Andrew Broad, Former President of the Victorian Farmers Federation; and Mr Robert Gerard AO, Executive Chairman, Gerard Corporation Pty Ltd, Robert Hutchinson (State Manager, Queensland, ParexDavco (Australia) Pty Ltd)