Ep 8 - Talking with Sarah Louise Jackson - talking with Melbourne

Ep 8 - Talking with Sarah Louise Jackson - talking with Melbourne's best Construction & Architecture photographer

Published 22 Dec 2021

You have likely enjoyed her work without even knowing the person behind the lens! In this episode I was jointed by Sarah Louise Jackson, who has spent the last 25 years capturing the images of Melbourne's iconic buildings, the skyline and building projects that have been delivered across Melbourne's built environment.

Ep 7. Talking with Peter Mercoulia from Merkon Constructions - taking pride in Construction and managing change Image

Ep 7. Talking with Peter Mercoulia from Merkon Constructions - taking pride in Construction and managing change

Published 15 Dec 2021

Originally founded by Peter Mercoulia (Snr) and Jim Mercoulia - the brothers founded Merkon Constructions 35 years ago. Now, the 'new generation' of the family are redefining a succesful Melbourne builder and refining the organisation to meet the constant evolution required in Melbourne's Commercial Construction industry. We talk with Peter Mercoulia (Jnr) about the future of Merkon Constructions.

Ep 6. Talking with John Vilas-Boas at Level 10 - we talk all things Townhouses Image

Ep 6. Talking with John Vilas-Boas at Level 10 - we talk all things Townhouses

Published 01 Dec 2021

In this weeks podcast we talk with John Vilas-Boas, Managing Director of Level 10. Level 10 are a Melbourne based townhouse builder who partner with developers to build communities across the Melbourne metro region.

Ep 5.  Talking with Luke Mackintosh of EY about all things Built to Rent and Corporate Real Estate  Image

Ep 5. Talking with Luke Mackintosh of EY about all things Built to Rent and Corporate Real Estate

Published 17 Nov 2021

This week on The Building Talks podcast we caught up with Luke Mackintosh, of EY (Ernst & Young). Luke has over 20 years in the Corporate Real Estate Advisory space, leads the market on Built to Rent and heads up an Award Winning Advisory Team.

Ep 4. The Building Talks Podcast With Sarah Slattery Of Slattery Image

Ep 4. The Building Talks Podcast With Sarah Slattery Of Slattery

Published 03 Nov 2021

This week we talk with Sarah Slattery. Sarah is the Managing Director of Slattery, Melbourne's leading Quantity Surveying and Cost Planning consultancy with offices across Australia. We discuss Sarah's career and Slattery's 40 years in the industry, business culture, managing teams and people through Covid and workplace flexibility. We also touch upon her postion and responsibilities as the first Woman Managing Director in a QS consulting firm here in Australia (possibly the world!), TEN Women a local network for Women in Property and much more. If you are interested in Melbourne projects, Quantity Surveying consulting and listening to an engaging public speaker....then have a listen! The Building Talks Podcast is brought to you by Building Environs Recruitment - specialising in Built Environment recruiting: exclusive, executive and retained searches for Building Contractors, Consultants, Engineers and Property Development here in Melbourne.

Ep 3 - The Building Talks Podcast with Sarah Valentine - leadership coach Image

Ep 3 - The Building Talks Podcast with Sarah Valentine - leadership coach

Published 19 Oct 2021

This week we talk with Sarah Valentine who is a business leadership, coach and behavioural profiler who works for a number of businesses in the building and development industry here in Melbourne. In this podcast we discuss business leadership, business culture and values, working from home and the challenges and solutions facing modern leaders.

Ep 2.  The Building Talks Podcast - With Hannah Clement, Group Head of Civic Infrastructure at Development Victoria Image

Ep 2. The Building Talks Podcast - With Hannah Clement, Group Head of Civic Infrastructure at Development Victoria

Published 06 Oct 2021

This week’s episode we have Hannah Clement who is the group head of Civic Infrastructure at Development Victoria; currently overseeing the team delivering the $1 Billion, Melbourne Arts Precinct.

Ep 1 - with Brett Howlett, Project Director for Riverlee

Ep 1 - with Brett Howlett, Project Director for Riverlee's Seafarers Project

Published 16 Sep 2021

Today we talk with Brett Howlett, the Project Director of the $500m Seafarers project being developed by the Melbourne Developer, Riverlee - recognisable to Melburnian's by the historically significant 'Malcolm Moore Crane' which was originally built in 1948 and acknowledged as part of the most intact cargo berth in the Port of Melbourne from the pre-containerisation era......