Taurus hosted our third annual trivia night at Ambalas Indian restaurant for 81 media, customers and friends. Eight tables performed stunts, trivia from sport, history, geography and the entertainment world, karaoke and much fun was had by all. Congratulations to the winning team – ‘The Klataglams’. Taurus was celebrating 56 per cent year on year… Read more »
Sharon, Taurus MD is profiled to provide top tips for founding and running a successful business in The Sun Herald. Click here to view article
The Taurus view on the introduction of the Government’s new ‘Do Not Call Phone’ Register appears. Click here to view article
Sharon, Taurus MD’s tips for marketing success featured in this month’s edition of MPA magazine and Mortgage Professional Australia’s website. Click here to view article
Carmelle Parvann interviews Sharon, Taurus MD on IMBOSS TV about the values and importance of keeping customers happy. Click here to see interview
Taurus featured in the June edition of AdNews in an article outlining the effects the digital age is having on crisis PR. Click here to view the coverage
Intrinsic Sports, an organiser of sporting events for companies, associations and residents across Sydney, has chosen Taurus to design their new direct marketing brochure.
In response to 56% growth this year, Taurus is delighted to welcome Alethea Larkin. After graduating from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Communications in 2004, Alethea gained experience in public relations and event management working in the fashion/lifestyle industry. Alethea is excited to be joining Taurus as a communications graduate under the… Read more »
Sharon, Taurus MD was interviewed by The Australian Financial Review in an article titled “Speedy decision making and an optimistic outlook required” featured on page 8 of the Special Reports section of the June 1st edition. Click here to view the coverage
Taurus shared an exquisite morning tea with customers and friends to raise money for a cause close to our hearts – the Cancer Council’s Biggest Morning Tea in memory of Lisa Jane. Attendees enjoyed a wonderful feast of sandwiches, cakes and scones and the highlight of the morning was the drawing of the raffle, with… Read more »
Taurus MD, Sharon Williams attended the AICD conference held on the Gold Coast at the beautiful Sheraton Mirage and Palazzo Versace Hotels. Topics included items such as Global Warming, Generation Y and discussions on board responsibilities and compliance.
Taurus organised and managed the launch of the ASUS Lamborghini XV1 notebook at the Sydney Lamborghini showroom on May 17th to much excitement, fine culinary fare and wonderful wine. ASUS MD, Ted Chen, showed an audio visual display demonstrating ASUS leadership in Taiwan, with the highlight of the evening the reveal of the new Lamborghini… Read more »
Sharon, Taurus MD has been chosen as a regular contributor for the monthly Mortgage Professional Australia (MPA) magazine. Her May 2006 article is titled “Ten ways to keep your clients.” Click here to view the coverage
Sharon, Taurus MD was delighted to experience a first at Cebit when she met a fellow Sharon Williams from IBM!
Taurus took the plunge, and invested in a large stand at CeBit to promote their marketing, PR and creative services to over 6,000 IT professionals and IT business owners at CeBit 06. The Taurus team showcased a proposition to IT businesses entitled “Do you stand out from the crowd”? and handed out “The Taurus 8… Read more »
Taurus was featured in the May issue of Dynamic Business Magazine, outlining the business advantages of outsourcing your marketing and PR. Click here to view the coverage
The Taurus creative division consolidates and expands with the appointment of new Production Manager Dave Colwell. David’s career in digital media began in 1998 as a Producer at Spike, the first and largest online services and multimedia company in Australia at the time. Managing the online strategy and creative production for clients over the last… Read more »
The Taurus team were out in force enjoying a day full of sunshine, laughter, fun and food, all to support our local community. Our stall proved to be very popular with its range of toffee apples and colourful balloons for both the kids and the kids at heart! Thank you to all those smiling faces… Read more »
Some representatives from the Taurus PR Division frocked up and stepped onto the red carpet for a fun evening of wine, great food and not so great dancing. It was a great night to mix with our journalist friends and acknowledge them for all their hard work.
New Communications Graduate Alissa Crawford joins Taurus Marketing as a recent graduate of Macquarie University, completing a bachelor of Media in Visual Production. Previous to joining Taurus, Alissa had experience in the real estate industry and film production. Alissa is excited to have been picked from over 100 resumes to be starting her career at… Read more »
Exquisite Woollahra delicatessen, Jones the Grocer, provided the backdrop for a fun evening of fine French cheeses, champagne and wine . Over 80 media, customers and friends enjoyed a night of high taste and lots of variety, including dipping into cheeses from the 100yr old cheese cellar! Thank you to all who attended on a… Read more »
Our expertise in marketing for businesses of all shapes and sizes was sought out by visiting delegates to Customer Management World 06. Managing Director Sharon, Taurus MD facilitated a day-long workshop covering essential topics such as: What does marketing mean to you, why business objectives should drive marketing, how do we differentiate from the market,… Read more »
ePayroll from Aussiepay is an online payroll solution that allows businesses to complete their payroll function quickly and simply, anytime anywhere. Taurus is delighted to be working to grow the ePayroll brand and presence.
Aurec, although a new player, brings a specialist depth of knowledge and experience to the IT recruitment industry. Taurus is excited to start the ball rolling for Aurec with a strategy session on messaging and positioning.
Sporting Spectrum helps organisations build brand, encourage staff morale and improve customer loyalty through the tailored design and management of events. Taurus is pleased to be working with them on a marketing communications plan.
Taurus was called upon to comment on this topic, which is something we are very passionate about. Click here to view coverage PDF
The feature story looked at cooperative marketing and how businesses can make the most out of their marketing efforts. Click here to view coverage PDF
Sharon, Taurus MD was profiled and discussed the importance of marketing for all businesses. Click here to view coverage PDF
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Sharon, Taurus MD was invited to speak at the world’s largest events industry conference, The Special Event – hosted in Dallas, Texas. Sharon was a key note speaker, delivering two presentations entitled ‘RSVP ASSURED How to Kick Start marketing your events company in 2006’ to over 330 exhibitors and more than 6,000 event professionals.
Satori Group is an organisation offering a unique suite of strategic management solutions to corporates including Strategy Execution, Change Management, Budgeting and Forecasting and Risk Management.
A unique concept, dedicated to serving the needs of the Surfing Community, Surfers Network offers special banking and insurance rates, business health checks and mentoring services.
Relish Software, the Australian company whose innovative expense automation technology helps businesses reduce the cost of spending, has commissioned Taurus to develop a new website that is big on impact. Relish has a proven track record among Australia’s Banking, Funds Management, Insurance, Wholesale and Distribution industries.
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Taurus attended the Simbient Christmas party at the exclusive ARIA restaurant at Circular Quay. Guests were entertained by a funky three piece jazz band and feasted on the finest of food and wine. The night was enjoyed by all who attended.
Taurus is delighted to announce it will provide Datacom Australia with PR and marketing support to help drive Australian growth. With over 1,700 staff and 2,000 clients including household names such as IBM, HP, Toshiba, Symantec, Colgate Palmolive, GE and Sharp, Datacom is emerging as Australasia’s largest, unlisted professional IT services provider.
Sharon, as newly elected Vice President of the new Artarmon / St Leonards Chamber of Commerce, joined over 100 media, VIPs and local businesses to launch the newly founded Chamber of Commerce in December. Taurus designed the inaugaral logo and new website of the Chamber. As a resident of Artarmon and local business owner, Sharon… Read more »
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With the theme set as ‘fun’ the Artarmon office was transformed into a Santa’s grotto with fairy lights, candy canes and all things Christmas! Everyone joined in the festive cheer with champagne, Thai nibblies and pizza. The highlight of the night however, was the infamous Taurus chocolate fountain, where many gathered for the dipping of… Read more »
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WebCentral, Australia’s largest web and application hosting company, is now a valued Taurus customer. WebCentral’s new, strategic partnership with Taurus aims at growing the rapidly-expanding company’s brand and strengthening its media relations. The Taurus PR team is delighted to be working with this home grown Australian success story, to support and drive business objectives.
SimsPartners, one of Australia’s leading niche accounting groups has commissioned Taurus to build its website and help with a host of other creative projects. The Taurus team is very excited to be working with Sims and looks forward to a long and creative partnership.
Acelero is a new company offering the latest in on-line performance management and appraisal to leading companies. Acelero which means “to increase the rate of improvement of business performance” has already signed leading names in Australia and the product is also winning rave reviews.
With numerous successful speaking engagements behind her, Sharon will soon be jet setting to the world’s largest events industry conference, hosted in Dallas, Texas. The Special Event 2006 runs from January 10- 13 and Sharon is delighted to have been invited as a key note speaker. She will be delivering a presentation entitled ‘RSVP ASSURED… Read more »
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Simbient, specialists in developing IT systems that increase market penetration and drive revenue for leading household names, has engaged Taurus to boost its marketing efforts and undertake a program of strategic PR. Taurus is excited about teaming up with Simbient’s vibrant and innovative team, which was recently honoured by MIS Magazine with an Innovation Award… Read more »
With a crowd that included professional copywriters, marketers, graphic designers, PRs, journalists, life coaches, corporate trainers, event managers, web designers, advertisers and business management consultants, The Last Thursday Club was thoroughly impressed by Sharon’s relaxed yet informative presentation of Marketing Made Easy and the Taurus journey to date servicing market leaders such as KAZ and… Read more »
We are very excited to be flexing our creative muscles on this project and look forward to many more opportunities like this in the future.
Canberra based intelligent mobile internet provider, Alacrity Technologies, has signed on with Taurus to help raise awareness of their unique CLEW technology as their business expands with local and global partners. CLEW is Closed Loop Environment for Wireless, a patented technology that delivers next-generation interactive capabilities on your mobile. Taurus is excited about the possibilities… Read more »
With sweeping views of Sydney Harbour Bridge as the backdrop, everyone was eager to get into the competitive spirit and the games begun with the naming of tables. Names such as Taurus Rising, The Schappelles and TechWits demonstrated much originality though little did the teams know that they would soon have to dress up a… Read more »
As a recent graduate Polly is new to full-time public relations but has previous work experience with travel PR consultancy Ink Publicity, the Australian Graduate School of Management and Engineers Australia. Polly also has a Bachelor of Liberal Studies from the University of Sydney with majors in psychology and history. Polly is extremely excited to… Read more »
Local based insurance giant QBE has chosen Taurus for media and investor relations consultancy. Taurus is delighted to be a part of this Australian success story. QBE is a truly global business that includes 7,000 staff worldwide and offices in 36 countries across all key insurance markets.
As part of the service, Taurus is delighted to be responsible for co-coordinating all marketing activates in the Asia Pacific Region, kicking off with several high-profile customer and VIP visits from the US.
ConnXion, the innovative ASX-listed technology company which offers multi channel document production and delivery solutions to customers in Australia, New Zealand and throughout South East Asia, has chosen Taurus to build their presence amongst the business, finance, IT and investment communities. Taurus is pleased to help ConnXion meet its media and business objectives at such… Read more »
Sharon was the keynote speaker at the Annual Businesswoman’s Network Conference, delivering a presentation on how to Kick Start marketing in your business.
The Artarmon offices were transformed by candle and fairy lights and guests enjoyed Asian food and plenty to drink! Over 60 guests braved the stormiest night of the year to join us for our celebration. Roll on 05-06!
Cybertrust, the global provider of information security, has chosen Taurus to support their presence at Gartner in Melbourne in July. Cybertrust needed assistance at short notice and Taurus are providing an outsourced marketing support service to assist Cybertrusts aggressive growth.
Snapdragon Consulting, specialists in implementing, customising and enhancing Microsoft CRM solutions, have partnered with Taurus to build their brand in Australia. Taurus will re-design the rapidly – growing company’s website, and produce case studies and testimonials.
Upon completion of her degree in graphic design, Beth crossed the border and moved to Sydney from Victoria to gain industry experience as a designer for an events company, before coming to Taurus. Beth is delighted to have the opportunity to begin her design career with Taurus.
Once again, Taurus proudly played host to The Cancer Council’s annual Biggest Morning Tea fundraiser in ’05. Taurus staff, customers, media and friends indulged in a Cuppa for Cancer raising over $1,200 for the charity. And we’re already looking forward to next years scones, fine tea and freshly brewed coffee in a dedicated effort to… Read more »
For the second year running, founding sponsors Taurus hosted a stall at the Artarmon Community Fair, with balloons and lollies for the kids and a good chat for the grown ups. The day was bigger and better than ever and most enjoyable for all who attended. Taurus looks forward to continuing to support the local… Read more »
Congratulations to everyone nominated, everyone who won and anyone who managed to leave and still walk in a straight line. Cheers to Media Connect — great event guys!
Think disappearing shelves, dimming lights and rising plasma screens. If you were at the Sydney Home Show in May, you might have caught this act at Advanced Living’s award winning stand. Taurus will be developing Advanced Living’s collateral.
World leader in risk management strategy and systems, Corprofit have signed the Taurus team to assist with marketing and PR programs. Taurus will kick-off support by producing a series of case studies. The Corprofit team are also running a series of seminars to educate industry leaders on the topic of risk management.
JackGreen Electricity have chosen the Taurus team after a tender process, to promote the newly floated utility company with a communication and promotion programme. The company has partnered with Planet Ark to help them move consumers away from coal fired electricity supply. JackGreen invites consumers to vote with their feet and move towards green energy… Read more »
Exciting new wireless technology company, Maxon Australia, have enlisted the help of Taurus to kickstart their PR and marketing. Maxon’s range of modems, including the popular MiniMax, allow industrial, business and domestic users to access the internet via PC’s or laptops on the go, without wires. The organsiation is one of Australia’s longest established CDMA… Read more »
The Taurus team enjoyed a well-deserved weekend away in the sun at magnificent Port Stephens. Activities included swimming, dolphin watching, jet skiing, sunbaking and of course a small amount of drinking and eating!
Cheers to another successful Christmas party! Clients, journalists, suppliers and friends joined the Taurus team on December 1st for champagne, festivities, a power cut and not one but two chocolate fountains. It was a fabulous evening and thanks to all who came. Here’s to next year!
This exciting company are taking in-store promotion to a whole new level — with their intelligent software and digital signage solutions and with offices in the US and Australia, they are growing rapidly. Taurus thrilled to be working with SignIQ on a project by project basis to help raise the profile of the SignIQ in… Read more »
Long-term Taurus Account Manager, Stacey Toskas and her husband John, are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child – a healthy baby girl Alyssa. Alyssa Toskas was born at 4.41pm on the 9th of December 2004 at Sydney’s St George Private Hospital – 51cm long and 3.375kg. Mum and baby doing fine.
Global corporate performance and product lifecycle management (PLM) software giant, Geac, has partnered with Taurus to conduct a media tour for visiting global Director of Strategy Management, Michael Coveney. The UK-based strategist and published author of the best-selling book The Strategy Gap, met with tier one Australian publications about implementing management systems that help companies… Read more »
Taurus welcomes new consultant Gemma Ruello. Gemma studied Communications in her home city of Perth before taking off for London upon completion of her degree. She spent two and a half years travelling before returning to Sydney. She joins us after working with health and beauty company Cat Media.
We are delighted to welcome new client Infinity Outsourcing Group after we facilitated a messaging and positioning session to help set strategy for the forthcoming twelve months. Infinity, a Sydney based accounting software solutions and IT services company, have engaged Taurus to advise on both marketing and public relations strategy.
Taurus entertained a table of journalists, clients and prospects at the Bones, Blokes and Breaks Luncheon for 500 media and sporting personalities in aid of World Osteoporosis Day. The luncheon, held at the Westin Hotel on October 13th, featured sporting greats such as Peter Fitzsimons, Nick Farr Jones and Mal Meninga. A great day was… Read more »
Vicky has worked in the US for DaimlerChrysler and in the UK for Chime Communications (the UK’s largest independent communications group). Vicky offers clients a blend of strategic and tactical expertise, with a background that covers public relations, advertising and marketing.
Gerard kicked off his design career working on projects for Toyota, Virgin, Deutsche Bank, Issey Miyaki, Mars, Westinghouse, AIMEE, Arthur Andersen and Australian Fashion Week at Australia’s premier digital media agency Spike. Gerard then branched out to start up his own business, working across all design disciplines, including branding, web design and print. His clients… Read more »
Hewsons Australia provides executive coaching to the most senior executives in Australias’s Top 200 companies. Hewsons champion ethics in the workplace and in addition to being specialists in their own area, coaches undergo a rigorous two year training program in how to coach. With an aggressive expansion plan, Hewsons plan to consolidate their position as… Read more »
Wisebiz is a newly established team of experienced business entrepreneurs well positioned to offer business owners advice on financial health checks, growth strategies, investments and when to sell and how to sell. The team of advisors have successfully established, sold and grown their own businesses and are using their experience and contacts in the industry… Read more »
Taurus was delighted to assist the team at Macquarie recently with their planning and strategy setting for the new financial year. Macquarie offer a wide range of services for financing.
Bulletproof Networks, the experts who ‘bulletproof’ companies’ Internet and hosting infrastructure, have selected Taurus to ramp up their marketing and PR and raise awareness of this ground-breaking technology in the marketplace. Sydney-based Bulletproof has grown to become Australia’s largest specialist provider of Internet Monitoring and Management, monitoring thousands of services in ten countries across four… Read more »
Global ATM manufacturer Diebold Incorporated has chosen to partner with Taurus Marketing to build its brand in Australia. With representation in more than 88 countries worldwide, Diebold is a force for innovation in the ATM arena of the global banking and finance industry. Taurus is raising the profile of Diebold in the local market through… Read more »
Tailored Events, gold license caterer to a number of Sydney venues and expert at pulling off magnificent events of every scale has engaged Taurus to put some marketing clout behind their operation. Tailored Events has a long-standing reputation among corporate, government and private clients for creative food and the highest level of personalised service. As… Read more »
Fraame Solutions has partnered with Taurus to launch its Health IT offering to the Australian market. The New Zealand based company delivers leading solutions and services to enhance information managemente within the Health, Social Care, local and central Government sectors. Taurus is working with founder Gavin Wright and the Fraame team – who have many… Read more »
Australia’s Firewall Systems, a leading distributor of top-class security products, has engaged Taurus to raise awareness of its complete Security Solutions offering. Firewall Systems aim is to ensure IT infrastructure is thoroughly protected. In today’s climate of increasingly sophisticated breaches and attacks, internet security is crucial to business continuity and is far more complex than… Read more »
International firewall giant Zone Labs selected Taurus to introduce their visiting US VIP to the Australian media and key security analysts in a whirlwind four day visit. The company’s ZoneAlarm firewall technology is installed on an impressive 50 million desktops, making it surely the most ubiquitous firewall solution worldwide.
Taurus is delighted to welcome new team member Amelia Robertson who has previous experience as a media research analyst with Regional Television Marketing. Amelia has travelled overseas and brings a wealth of communications skills to the team at Taurus.
Taurus’ KickStart marketing programme is helping Objective Assessment introduce a range of unique online hiring and evaluation tools to Australian businesses. Designed specifically to improve the performance of companies’ sales teams, the product is already used by more than 200 industries in North America. Objective Assessment has secured exclusive rights to market the tools in… Read more »