Meet the Dimmi team: a bunch of smart, food-loving, restaurant review toting professionals who are passionate about bringing diners and restaurants together.
Chris is the Co-CEO of the Roadshow Films Group which is a division of Village Roadshow Limited. He is Managing Director of Roadshow Entertainment, Roadshow Digital and Roadshow Television. He has more than 25 years' senior management experience in the entertainment industry, including film, TV, music, interactive games, Blu-ray/DVD and digital distribution, with a broader focus on investments in content development, rights acquisition and IP management.
Growing up in an Italian family in Sydney, Stevan spent every Sunday eating with family. Great food in great company became a big part of his life. Stevan naturally ended up in hospitality, and gained marketing experience across Sydney, London and New York. In 2005 he was responsible for the launch of the $400M Hilton Sydney including the iconic Glass Brasserie and the highly awarded Zeta bar. He was also responsible for a portfolio of 30 Hilton Hotels, restaurants, golf courses and day spas across the UK, launching the Doubletree by Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn brands into the European market. He won the UK's coveted Young Hospitality Marketeer of the Year Award in 2007. Now he's back in Australia, pursuing his vision with Dimmi.
Glen is a Divisional Director for Macquarie Capital Advisers, with whom he has worked for over 20 years. With over 20 years' financial services experience, Glen has extensive knowledge of structured finance, corporate finance and private equity investment. He has been involved in a wide range of principal and advisory transactions within Macquarie's Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment and Technology industry group including the IPOs of Seek, Wotif and RP Data. He is a Chartered Accountant and has worked within the Taxation Division of KPMG.
Cliff is Managing Director of LinkedIn South East Asia, Australia & New Zealand, and was previously the Managing Director of Yahoo! Australia& NZ. Clifford is also a Non Executive Director of ASX listed company, Nearmap (ASX:NEA). He previously held senior executive roles at Vodafone Australasia, Bain International and Gemini Consulting.
William is Managing Director of Facebook Australia and New Zealand. Prior to this, he held positions at Google as Regional Director of Mobile in the Asia Pacific region and Director of Googles Retail, Entertainment, Technology and Consumer Product Divisions in Australia. He has over 15 years of executive leadership experience across some of the world's most dynamic organisations incl. Google, Microsoft and Coca-Cola. He is recognised as a thought leader, strategist and tactician, with a consistent record of launching disruptive technologies and business models as a Director & Non-Executive Director in the online market place.
Ian was CEO and co-founder of Rebel Sport in 1985, which listed on the ASX in 1993 and quickly became Australia's largest sporting goods retailer. In 2002, Ian sold out to Harvey Norman Holdings who bought a majority stake. In April 2002, together with New Zealand restaurateur Tonci Farac, Ian opened Wildfire at the Overseas Passenger Terminal in Circular Quay. It quickly became one of Sydney's best known restaurants. In 2008, he set up a Brazilian Churrasco Food Court concept called Fogo Brazilia.
Marcus is an Investment Director for Telstra Ventures. Marcus joined Telstra Ventures in late 2011. Marcus is graduate of the University of Oxford and the University of Adelaide. He is a founding member of the Oxford Business Alumni in Australia. Marcus is on the board of Dimmi, IPscape and is a board observer of Matrixx Software. Previously, he was Director Applications and Services for Telstra, managing a broad product portfolio & launching Telstra’s first SaaS offer to market. Previously, he was Director Business Development for Telstra, leading the successful divestment of the AAS business. Previously, he has held management positions in the industrial controls, banking and consulting sectors for Honeywell, Citigroup and nscglobal.