Acoufelt appoints Neale chair of advisory board
Acoufelt is delighted to announce that distinguished Australian marketing consultant, Michael Neale, has agreed to become chair of the Acoufelt advisory board.
“Michael Neale has had a long association with Acoufelt in the capacity of strategic marketing consultant”, explains Phil Grace, Managing Director and Co-founder of Acoufelt. “Michael has been a key part of our success to date and we are delighted that he is willing to expand his role with us in this important capacity”.
Michael Neale holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in marketing and a Masters of Business by Research from the University of South Australia. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute and a Certified Practising Marketer. Michael is a thinker, commentator, researcher and writer in his field. He continues to work in advancing marketing best practice.
The announcement from Acoufelt comes at a time of sales growth in Australia and a significant expansion into the USA.
“Michael was helping us in the start-up phase of our business and has continued to play a significant role to this day”, says Phil Grace. “He has been able to bring his diverse strategic marketing experience from a number of industries and broad international exposure and help us to look at our marketing strategy in new ways”.
Michael Neale is Managing Director and Principal Consultant of strategic marketing consultancy firm Literally Brilliant. Prior to this, he had a highly successful career in client-side strategic marketing in significant roles including Director of Marketing at ERA Technology in the UK, Director of Marketing and Strategic Communications at the University of Adelaide and Chief Marketing Officer for the San Remo food group.
Michael is currently the Chair of the Bay to Birdwood, widely recognised as one of the great historic motoring events in the world. He has previously sat on the council of St Peter’s Cathedral, the board of the University of Adelaide Alumni Association, advisory boards for the BCom and BMedia degrees at the University of Adelaide and has served on numerous other not-for-profit and charity organisations.
“We are in the process of handpicking a diverse range of experts who can augment our in-house skills to make Acoufelt an unparalleled leader in the acoustic materials industry across the world”, says Phil Grace. “Our Acoustic FWC™ Philosophy combined with several innovative offerings has set us apart from other companies in the market. But this is only the beginning and we intend to bring more innovative solutions into the market over time. This is where our advisory board will become incredibly important.”
Acoufelt is a rapidly growing acoustic materials business that helps to make working, learning and living spaces quieter. As they say, Acoufelt is all about Making Quiet.
Other announcements are expected from Acoufelt in the near future.