The following people were 2019/2020 mentee participants of the Lord Mayor's Multicultural Business Mentoring Scheme.

Ms Elodie Amiot and Mr William Amiot, TyresStock Pty Ltd

At TyeresStock, customers can get their tyres changed at home just by taking a picture of them. With only 20% of the tyres in Australia being confidently and environmentally recycled, TyresStock has developed a tracking system to make sure tyres end up in recycling plants.

Ms Sisi Bi, Make Trips Pty. Ltd. And Make Trips Culture & Education Exchange Centre (China and Thailand)

Make Trips Pty. Ltd. designs, sells and organises luxury or customised trips to Australia. Make Trips Cultural & Education Centre designs, sells and organises culture and education purposed visits for both long-term and short-term visits, such as professional visits, study tours, immersion programs, educator trainings, EMBA visits, from China and Thailand to Australia.

Ms Rochelle Caron, E.COSEC

E.COSEC provides a tailored governance and company secretarial solution for not-for-profit organisations to strengthen their board effectiveness and organisational resilience.

Mr Eduardo Cruz, Corney & Lind Lawyers

As a full service legal firm, Corney & Lind Lawyers helps businesses and individuals during the coronavirus period by offering a number of packages to keep enterprises from going under and individuals informed of their rights.

Mr Fabrice Delaunay, Chouquette 

Chouquette is a traditional French bakery selling fresh pastries, cakes and artisan breads. It offers take away, home delivery, wholesale and corporate catering services and has been in operation since 2007.

Mr Nam Doan, Embernet

Prior to COVID19, Embernet used to sell a range of biodegradable pot plants in-person at the Sunday Discovery Market at Rocklea. Now customers can pick up the products from either Robertson or Drewvale.

Mr Federico Dordoni, Grape Therapy

Grape Therapy is a speakeasy wine bar in the heart of the Brisbane CBD. It’s famous for its wine tastings, cheese and charcutiere platters and jazz club feel. Now Grape Therapy is offering virtual wine tastings and customers can stay at home with wine trivia packages and a wine delivery service.

Mr Duku Fore, Duku Fore

Duku Fore arranges events in Australia to promote local and bilateral trade between Australia and Asia. Since COVID19, Duku Fore has now pivoted to promoting and selling his new book ”The Poor Kid with Rich Dreams”.

Ms Miyuki Kruse, The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Brisbane Japanese Language School specialises in Japanese language and culture education. The service includes practical Japanese language education for adults, high quality "Japanese Cultural Exploration Program" for school incursion and excursion in Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast and Japanese business etiquette and essential language training for corporations.

Ms Flora Lasu, Onga Cleaning Services

Onga Cleaning Services provides professional and friendly domestic and commercial cleaning services for all types of homes and offices throughout South East Queensland with the hope to extend  to Australia nationwide.

Ms Lili Murcia, Sweet Carrot and Co.

Sweet Carrot and Co. is a kids online store, offering a range of products carefully designed for new babies and young girls. Products include quality newborn wraps and swaddling sets, fashion headwear and accessories and personalised gifts for new parents.

Mr Dominic Oh, Quest Kelvin Grove

Quest Kelvin Grove Apartment Hotel offers guests a relaxed and comfortable accommodation experience with full kitchens, separate dining/living areas, laundry facilities and balconies. It is also within walking distance to many shops and restaurants in Brisbane’s inner north.

Mr Elias Tahan, IMO Car Wash 

IMO Car Wash provides automatic car wash and detailing services with free anti-bacterial treatment with any detailing.

Mr Kuan Yew Tan, AdCentric - Digital Advertising

AdCentric helps Australian businesses impacted by COVID19 to ramp up customer acquisition and automate lead generation/sales process. It also helps businesses better serve their customers by identifying additional products or service offerings. Rather than wait for the future to come, AdCentric encourages businesses to cut through the noise and leverage the current situation for their customers, family and community.

Ms Ruth Tappia, Clarry Fashion and Beauty

Located in Salisbury, Clarry Fashion and Beauty offers African fashion and beauty products and services including hair braids, wigs, weaves and hair extensions. Shipping is now available for products.

Mr Ryan Fisher, Black Jacket Suiting Pty Ltd

Black Jacket Suiting specialises in offering personalised service, expert knowledge and product diversity at affordable prices. Providing suits with options from Formal to Smart Casual and an extensive range of accessories, the team go above and beyond to attain the right fit, style and price for any occasion.

Mr Daniel Wong, Artha Property Group

Artha Property Group provides professional real estate needs analysis service for sellers and buyers. They find the right solution for customers based on data and market trends collected from market analysis.

Last updated: 23 October 2020