Sharon Williams

July 24, 2006

Taurus hosts third annual trivia night

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 »

June 24, 2006

Taurus features in AdNews

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  

June 18, 2006

New position created! New Communications Graduate

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 »

May 24, 2006

AICD conference

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.

May 16, 2006

Taurus becomes the first agency to exhibit at CeBit

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 »

May 12, 2006

New position created!

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 »

April 8, 2006

New position created!

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 »

March 26, 2006

Grocer

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 »

March 24, 2006

Taurus and Sharon, Taurus MD hosted a marketing made easy workshop as part of Customer Management World

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 »

January 26, 2006

The International Special Event Conference 2006 in Dallas

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.  

January 20, 2006

Relish Software selects Taurus for a Website that’s big on impact

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.

December 20, 2005

Taurus attends Simbient Christmas Party

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.

December 18, 2005

Datacom shortlists Taurus to help establish Australian operations

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.

December 8, 2005

WebCentral, Australia’s largest web and application hosting company, has chosen Taurus to boost its media profile

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.

September 2, 2005

Sharon Williams addresses an eclectic group at Sydney’s foremost creative networking event – The Last Thursday Club

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 »

August 18, 2005

Alacrity snaps up Taurus for public relations

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 »

July 26, 2005

Polly Johnson joins Taurus as an IT PR Consultant after completing her Master of Arts in Communication Management at UTS in June 2005

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 »

July 21, 2005

ConnXion trials Taurus for Australian PR

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 »

June 24, 2005

Cybertrust chooses Taurus for marketing support at Gartner

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.

June 20, 2005

Taurus welcomes new junior design consultant Beth Robb

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.  

March 18, 2005

Risk management company, Corprofit signs Taurus for marketing support

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.

February 24, 2005

Maxon comes on board to promote their wireless technology

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 »

January 2, 2005

Taurus Team Weekend Away

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!

December 24, 2004

Taurus Champagne Christmas Celebration

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!

November 20, 2004

Geac chooses Taurus as Australian PR partner

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 »

November 18, 2004

Taurus welcomes new consultant Gemma

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.

October 20, 2004

Infinity shortlist and choose Taurus for Marketing and PR services

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 Supports World Osteoporosis Day

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 »

September 18, 2004

Taurus is pleased to welcome Gerard Searchfield

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 »

July 22, 2004

Taurus announces new executive coaching client Hewsons Australia

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 »

July 18, 2004

Taurus works with Wisebiz to launch new business

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 »

May 20, 2004

Bulletproof Networks selects Taurus to raise profile

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 »

March 10, 2004

Taurus gets Fraame

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 »

February 20, 2004

Taurus on fire – Taurus signs Firewall Systems

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 »

February 10, 2004

Taurus signs Zone Labs

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.

January 20, 2004

Taurus welcomes Amelia Robertson

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.

January 10, 2004

Objective Assessment choose Taurus for KickStart marketing

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 »