SYDNEY, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matt Barrie, Founder and CEO of Freelancer.com, will deliver keynote speeches at the Australian Young Entrepreneurs Unconventions in Melbourne and Sydney.
Heading up the dual events organised by The Entourage in Melbourne (7 August) and Sydney (17 September) will give Matt Barrie a chance to share his journey in creating the world's largest online outsourcing and crowdsourcing platform.
After being named inaugural BRW Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2011, Matt Barrie looks forward to help inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs.
"Highly scalable startups will provide many of the most exciting jobs for our growing economy.
"The entrepreneurs I'll be talking to are the creative, driven, and proactive leaders of tomorrow.
"I'm really looking forward to sharing the Freelancer.com story and engaging in meaningful dialogue with them," Barrie said.
Bruce Summerell, CEO, The Entourage, said, "The Young Entrepreneurs Unconventions are the biggest events in Australian history for young entrepreneurs with over 300 entrepreneurs and investors at each event. We are confident that Matt Barrie's presentation will continue to push the movement forward as we continue to change the face of entrepreneurial education in Australia."
Details and tickets for the event are available here: http://the-entourage.com.au/what-we-do/events
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