Who We Are
All kids need is a little help...a little hope...and somebody who believes in them.
Elliot is the brilliant minded student who came up with the original idea for PowerShot at the age of 10 when he wanted to know how fast he and his mates were kicking their soccer kicks. Originally inspired by the Shark Tank program, he has always wanted to be an entreprenuer. Elliot loves soccer. Elliot is now in Grade 8 and is 13.
Elliot's Superhero skills in the Business include: Facebook, Networker, Innovation & All-Rounder.
Part of the original PowerShot team that joined Elliot at Emerging Entrepreneurs, Cory loves sport, especially basketball. Cory is a super driven kid - always coming up with new ideas to get us noticed! Cory always comes in excited for every meeting! Cory is currently in Grade 8 and is 13.
Cory's Superhero skills in the Business include: You Tube, Media Liaison, & All-Rounder.
Part of the original PowerShot team that joined Elliot at Emerging Entrepreneurs, Hamish, is the 'oldest' of the student team (Grade 10!). Hamish works super hard to develop, edit and help PowerShot through the App's journey. He also loves sports such as soccer and is 15.
Hamish's Superhero skills in the Business include: Twitter, Finance, & All-Rounder.
Originally joining the team as an Intern, after successfully pitching to Elliot, Cory and Hamish X-Factor style; Jess bought 'girl power' to the team and some new skills to help establish the business. She loves netball and thinks PowerShot is an awesome idea. Jessica is currently in Grade 8 and is 13.
Jessica's Superhero skills in the Business include: Instagram, Webmaster, Design and Admin.
The final piece of the PowerShot puzzle. Dr Jason Holdsworth, through his involvement at theSpace heard about PowerShot & immediately offered his support. His technical skills are second to none & he provides a calm and inspiring voice for our team. Jason is Senior Lecturer in IT @ JCU Cairns.
Jason's Superhero skills in the Business include: App Development, Mentor and Motivator.
Our Coding Mentors...
Mentor and Student - IT @ JCU
Our Mentors & 'Cheerleaders'
We met Mark at the 2017 Regional Qld Tour along with Steve Baxter, Chris Titley, Patrice Brown, Stephen Phillips, & Lucas Patchett. All these leaders have continued to follow and support our progress; with Mark and his off-sider extraordinaire Rachel recently generously giving their time to show us The Precinct and River City Labs, answer our many questions and help make connections in all areas of innovation.
Damian & Troy
Liam is brother to Cory, and what a true supporter he has been. Liam has contributed his own talents to help the team succeed in any way he can, creating professionally branded videos, our logo, developing advertising banners and more. Thanks Liam, you rock!
Our Business Mentors
CEO - Inspiring Rare Birds
Social Butterfly Marketing