Managing Director of Enterprise Support Systems Pty Ltd and creator of ESS BIZTOOLS, Peter Towers, has had a career that includes twenty-three years as a Principal of a Public Practice in Townsville and ten years in Commerce, six years of which was as Chief Financial Officer/Company Secretary of a Listed Public Company on the Australian Stock Exchange.
Direct involvement as Accountant, Shareholder and/or Director in a wide range of industries. Peter has had extensive consulting experience. He is currently the Principal of Towers Business Development - a specialist Business Development Consultancy.
Author of the Leadership material, Peter McDougall has extensive leadership experience in military, business and community organisations. His military career spanned three decades serving in Australia and overseas in the ranks of Corporal to Colonel. He was made a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the 1989 Australia Day Honours List for outstanding service to the Army.
Combining his own experience with extensive research into Leadership and Teamwork, Peter developed programs and methods that became the genesis of those employed in subsequent commercial programs in Australia and Indonesia. With modification and updating they form the basis of the programs used by The Leadership Academy today.
Peter has also presented two-day leadership development programs in Thailand and Vietnam and is a member of Legacy and has also been involved with community organisations such as the Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Crimestoppers and the Masters Games.
Jenny is the Executive Assistant to Peter Towers, Managing Director of Enterprise Support Systems Pty Ltd, the developers of ESS BIZTOOLS.
Jenny has over 35 years experience in administration in accountancy practices in Townsville, North Queensland, wherein she has gained considerable experience in the operations and overall requirements in the running of a professional practice.
Jenny has been a team member of ESS BIZTOOLS since 2000.
Evelyn joined ESS BIZTOOLS in January 2014 as Administration Assistant.
Evelyn brings wide practical experience to the team, having worked for many years in the legal industry. Evelyn works extensively on government grants. Her extensive experience in bookkeeping and administration supports the professional staff at ESS BIZTOOLS.
Tracy is responsible for Social Media - Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter at ESS BIZTOOLS.
Tracy has 25 years experience in a range of industries including Legal, Local Government, Real Estate, Insurance and Accountancy.
Jeff has been a Chartered Accountant since 2005. He also has a Masters of Taxation from the University of New South Wales. He has previously taught the Taxation and Management Accounting Modules for the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Australia.
Jeff is based in a mid-sized accounting firm in Townsville.
He writes the taxation papers in ESS BIZTOOLS and the taxation articles included in the Business Plus+ newsletter.
Danny has been creating high-quality websites for businesses across the North Queensland region since 1999. His success is based on our ability to link quality design with excellent functionality, producing websites that look good and keep on working.
Danny has taken on the roll of constructing & implementing ESS BIZTOOLS and other sites related to the firm.