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  • Perth - End of Year Function

    Wednesday 3rd December 2014


    Wednesday 3rd December 2014 5:30pm-8:00pm


    Herbert Smith Freehills
    Level 36 QV.1 , 250 St Georges Terrace Perth WA 6000

    Cost ex GST


    Join us for end of year networking drinks and a presentation from Stratosfear Pty Ltd, winners of TMA Australia's 'SME Company Turnaround Turnaround of the Year'.

    Registration: 5.30pm | Presentation 6pm - 6.30pm | Networking Drinks: 6.30pm - 8pm

    TMA Australia's 2014 Award Winner - Jamie Holroyd, Stratosfear Pty Ltd
    Turnaround of Stevenson Logistics Pty Ltd

     The annual TMA Australia Awards is Australia’s most prestigious turnaround industry awards, showcasing some of Australia’s finest turnaround organisations.  This year we were please to award the SME Turnaround of the Year to Jamie Holroyd from Stratosfear Pty Ltd for their success at Stevenson Logistics Pty Ltd.

    Over a three year period, Stratosfear has worked extensively with the team at Stevenson Logistics Pty Ltd to transform it from a third generation family business into a genuine emerging Corporate entity. Strosfear have project managed and led two major acquisitions, acted as debt advisor on a major redevelopment and overseen a range of business improvement strategies. This was all aimed at building the company into a major force in the logistics industry and in the process, becoming a critical part of the overall supply chain.

    Receiving the award, Jamie Jamie Holroyd, Managing Director of Stratosfear Pty Ltd said, “this award provides tremendous recognition, not only for Stratosfear, but for the hard working and dedicated team at Stevenson Logistics Pty Ltd”.  Hear Jamie's account of how Stratosfear turnaround the fortunes of this ailing company which led to:

    • doubling of employees
    • $25 million turnover
    • 19.2% target revenue growth
    • Diverse client and industry exposure
    • High sustainable margins
    • Strong profitable trading
    • Critical supplier to the Gorgon Gas Project
  • TMA Melbourne Chapter - Holiday Season Drinks

    Thursday 4th December 2014

    Hosted by NAB



    Thursday 4th December 2014 5:30pm-7:30pm


    National Australia Bank, Bowl Room
    Ground Floor, 500 Bourke St Melbourne VIC 3000

    Cost ex GST


  • TMA Inspirational Women's Breakfast

    Wednesday 4th March 2015

    In support of Special Olympics Australia



    Wednesday 4th March 2015 7:00am-9:00am


    Tea Rooms, Queen Victoria Building
    Level 3, Lower North End 455 George Street Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    2015 Inspirational...


    A sell out event over the last 2 years, make sure you don't miss out by purchasing a table (or individual tickets) to this popular event.  
    We are pleased to announce one of Guest Speakers, Raelene Castle (CEO, Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs), with further speakers to be announced shortly.

    MC: Peter Overton, Channel 9 News Reader

    Time: 7am Registrations and Networking

    Breakfast: 7.30am - 9am 

    Cost: Corporate Tables of 10 $700 or $75 per person

    RSVP: 25 February 2015

    Your support will help "Make a Difference"

    Ticket & table purchases - click here.

    To discuss sponsorship opportunities and also to reserve a table or general bookings you can contact Fran on (02) 8116 9839 or email


  • Accounting for Turnaround

    Wednesday 18th March 2015

    CTPA Course through the University of Technology Sydney



    18th March 2015 -
    20th March 2015


    TBA Melbourne VIC 3000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    University of Technology


     Accounting for Turnaround

     The accounting process for Turnaround presents unique financial circumstances to businesses

    Accounting for Turnaround provides familiarity with the accounting processes and conventions essential to reviewing and managing business activities, especially those involved with the management of a firm being re-organised.

    This 3 day  Course builds an understanding in accounting and uses the knowledge and concepts to create an awareness of how value is created within an underperforming business. The course provides case studies on Australian and international corporations examining why they have collapsed whilst others have been revived.

    On completion, participants will understand the methods used by accountants to prepare statements; review business operations using financial statement analysis tools to explore and explain changes in the operating, investing and financing activities of the firm; through to applying various Business Valuation technologies for workouts and turnarounds and to understand the issues arising in their application in a turnaround context.

    Topics include:

    • Information for decision making
    • Building & using an integrated model
    • Determining funding solutions
    • How to fund a turnaround
    • How to raise money
    • Financial statement ratios and value drivers
    • Forecasting
    • Valuation methods – different perspectives
    • Credit analysis
    • Reorganisation strategies
    • Reporting by entities in reorganisation

    Booking Details

    Cost: $2395 + GST per module 15% discount for 3+ enrolments from the same company & 10% discount for UTS Alumni

    For More information, please email or visit the UTS website: