July 10, 2008

Taurus runs Work Experience Program

In association with Willoughby Girls High School, Taurus launched its work experience program. Our first student underwent a one week program in July, gaining first hand practical industry experience.

June 26, 2008

Taurus signs training and consulting company Numerix

Numerix are a training and consulting company that specialise in project management, software training, software development, decision making and strategic development. Taurus will be providing marketing and communications strategy advice to Numerix.

June 23, 2008

New additions to the Taurus team

Nick Malham and Katie Lawley are the newest recruits to join the Taurus team in 2008. Nick has come from the UK to join the Taurus graduate program and Katie will bring her PR expertise to become a senior member of the PR team.

June 20, 2008

Taurus in the Australian Financial Review

Taurus MD Sharon Williams featured in an article in the Financial Review giving her opinion of the federal government’s national employment standards and how these affect small business owners. View article

June 15, 2008

Taurus signs on PagePulse

Taurus signs on PagePulse Taurus is excited to be working with PagePulse – digital mystery shoppers who are experts at measuring online transactions. Taurus is assisting PagePulse develop their corporate collateral and case studies to boost their sales process.  

May 26, 2008

Taurus signs with law firm McCabe Terrill

Taurus is excited to be working with specialist law firm McCabe Terrill. McCabe specialise in insurance, commercial transactional and commercial litigation law and Taurus will be guiding them through a re-branding process.

May 10, 2008

Taurus Marketing features in the Financial Review

Sharon Williams Taurus MD was interviewed in the business enterprise section in regards to her approach to human resources, with a focus on how she has had to shift this approach to fit in line with the current skills shortage. View article

April 18, 2008

IT Journalist Awards

The Taurus team enjoyed the annual night at the Media Connect IT Journalism awards held in the stylish ballroom in Star City Casino.

April 15, 2008

Jones the Grocer

The Taurus team hosted their annual wine and cheese event this April at Jones the Grocer in Woollahra. A great night was had by all!

March 26, 2008

Taurus in the Australian Financial Review

Taurus MD, Sharon Williams, featured in an article in the Enterprise section of the Australian Financial Review providing insights into how fast growing businesses have put expansion plans on hold due to the current fragile state of capital markets. View article

March 20, 2008

New additions to the Taurus team

Meagan Leece and Gina Allen have joined the Taurus team in 2008. Meagan has joined the Taurus team as the newest addition to our graduate training program. Continuing our practice of sponsoring talent from overseas in the midst of our skills shortage, Gina joins us from Ireland.

March 5, 2008

Taurus to develop the Law in Order Brand

Taurus is working with Law in Order, the Australian leaders in innovative outsourcing solutions for the legal industry. We are charged with developing the Law In Order brand and strengthening market awareness.

February 16, 2008

Taurus signs ISP company Outside Edge

Outside Edge is an ISP specialising in networks providing a full range of IT and communications services to small and medium businesses. Taurus is working with Outside Edge to develop their sales strategy, collateral and brand communications.

February 12, 2008

Taurus hits the press

Sharon, Taurus MD, received coverage in the Australian Financial Review for her presentation at the Women in Business luncheon. View article  

January 20, 2008

Taurus welcomes new team members

Taurus welcomes new account manager Belinda Williams, account director Lynn Camilleri and graduate Alex Yiannikas to the team. We are delighted to have them on board.

January 15, 2008

The International Special Event Conference in Atlanta

Sharon was once again invited to speak at the world’s largest events industry conference, The Special Event – hosted in Atlanta, Georgia. Sharon was a key note speaker, delivering two presentations entitled “Kick-start Marketing” and “How to prepare your business for sale”.

October 20, 2007

Satori calls on Taurus for magazine advertisements

The Satori Group is an international consulting company whose Australian team recently decided to advertise in ‘tier one’ publication, Risk Management magazine. Satori chose Taurus for creative fulfillment for its ads, which we produced in record time and will, by all reports, be appearing in an upcoming issue of Risk Management soon.

September 13, 2007

Taurus are proud winners of the Golden Target

We are thrilled to be the winners of the NSW State PRIA Golden Target awards for PR excellence in the Business to Business category. Well done team and congratulations to Taurus customer Dean Morelli of Aussie Pay. Our good work paid off!

August 22, 2007

Taurus signs Alstom/ITX

Alstom/ITX has signed Taurus to assist with their partner loyalty program, specifically around direct marketing and brand building.

August 13, 2007

ASDM signs Taurus

Medical manufacturer ASDM has signed Taurus to announce its new technology that enables the reduction in limb amputation.

August 10, 2007

Taurus welcomes new graduate

Kate is our newest recruit on the Taurus graduate training program. We are delighted to welcome Kate who has marketing experience in the hospitality industry.

July 26, 2007

Tripoint Winter Ball

Members of the Taurus team were delighted to join Taurus client Tripoint, who booked a weekend of celebrations in the Blue Mountains.

July 23, 2007

Access Testing signs Taurus

Testing company ‘Access Testing’ has signed Taurus to refresh its sales collateral suite for use across the country. Access Testing has some exciting new marketing initiatives to bring to market and Taurus is pleased to assist.

June 24, 2007

Taurus ends the financial year on a high note

Taurus was featured in a ‘Guide to Successful Entrepreneurs’ in the Smart Money section of the Australian Financial Review on Saturday 30th June 2007. The article outlines strategies on successful planning as advised by Sharon, Taurus MD. Click here to view article

June 19, 2007

Taurus works with Via International

Taurus is helping Via launch into the corporate change market. Via focuses on maximising human resources through a new concept called ‘neuro communications’ to increase corporate performance.

May 26, 2007

Taurus enjoys a cuppa for Cancer

This month Taurus gathered friends for our annual morning tea to raise money for the fight against cancer, raising a total of $2,210 for a good cause in memory of Lisa Jane and Owen Williams. Warm thanks to everyone who supported us, and a very special thank you to Maxon for their generous donation. Thanks… Read more »

May 24, 2007

Taurus attends AICD conference in Shanghai

Sharon, Taurus MD, attended the AICD conference held in Shanghai. Topics included global demography, active shareholderism, corporate social responsibility, robotic citizenship and China and India as the two emerging powers to watch. Read more

May 20, 2007

Taurus works with IT consulting giant, Praxa

Taurus delivers top media results for Australian IT company Praxa and its NASDAQ-listed parent company CDC Software, announcing its acquisition of SA-based business Vectra Corporation. Press coverage was achieved in publications including the Australian Financial Review, Computerworld and ARN.

May 18, 2007

Taurus celebrates Artarmon community spirit

Once again Taurus participated in the annual Artarmon Fair on Saturday 5th May 2007. The stand was a success with helium balloons and toffee apples for the children to enjoy. Taurus managed to raise funds which will be donated to the local public school.

May 16, 2007

Taurus design team wins logo competition

The outstanding work of the Taurus design team has won the approval of the Artarmon Progress Association. After entering a competition to design a new logo, the Taurus design team’s artwork was selected to become the association’s new emblem. The logo represents Artarmon’s growth and progress into the future as well as the suburb’s natural… Read more »

April 18, 2007

Taurus team member dabbles in TV’s bright lights

Taurus employee Gemma Ruello had her day in the bright lights of television recently, starring as a contestant on Channel 10 show, Ready Steady Cook. Passionate about food and cooking, Gemma jumped at the chance to cook with Brisbane chef Dominique Rizzo on the red tomato team, and her gourmet creations were enough to secure… Read more »

April 16, 2007

Helina Lilley joins the Taurus Marketing and PR team

The Taurus team is expanding with the arrival of Helina Lilley, our new junior communications consultant. With a Bachelor of Commerce and currently undertaking a post graduate certificate in Public Relations at UTS, Helina brings a fresh commercial perspective to the Marketing and PR team. Helina is results driven, passionate about working with clients and… Read more »

March 26, 2007

Taurus indulges at fourth annual wine and cheese night

Taurus gladly played host to CEOs and respected media at our annual wine and cheese night, held at the exclusive Woollahra delicatessen Jones the Grocer. The night saw everyone enjoying wines while cheese specialist Lynne Tietzel enlightened us about exquisite cheese s from Australia and abroad. One lucky, long standing Taurus client – and self… Read more »

March 15, 2007

Sharon, Taurus MD profiled in CIM magazine

As the only Australian Marketer invited to speak at one of the world’s largest events conferences, Sharon, Taurus MD was profiled in Convention and Incentive Marketing (CIM) magazine, specifically on the emerging trends within the global events industry. Click here to view article

February 26, 2007

Taurus boosts Creative offering with new designer

Rebecca Farrell joins the Taurus team this month, bringing with her extensive expertise in graphic design to boost Taurus’ creative division. She has previously worked in a variety of advertising, branding and multimedia roles for several corporate design studios, which has included design work for major banking institutions. She is passionate about problem solving and… Read more »

February 20, 2007

Media Valentines Drinks

Taurus hosted its inaugural media valentine’s drinks at St James Hotel Sydney on February 15th.Our Journalist friends turned out in force and enjoyed a drink (or three) while being indulged with gifts of pink sparkling champagne and a bucket of love heart lollipops.

January 26, 2007

RuleBurst focuses on media relations with Taurus

RuleBurst the world’s fastest growing business rules management systems vendor, an Australian-owned and headquartered company. This company has chosen Taurus to conduct both its local and international media relations and marketing support after appointing new CEO Dominic O’Hanlon in January, RuleBurst continues its European, North American and South East Asian expansion.  

December 26, 2006

Taurus lends creative nouse to First Data International

Leading payment processing company, First Data International, commissioned Taurus to create an animated HTML Christmas Greeting for its clients and staff. Using innovative flair, the Taurus creative team designed and built an eye-catching flash presentation featuring a warm greeting bursting from a christmas cracker.

November 24, 2006

PayGlobal selects Taurus for events support

PayGlobal Limited, the fastest growing people management software company in Australasia, has selected Taurus to assist with the organisation of its events program. Recently, Taurus managed PayGlobal’s involvement in the National Payroll Week Conference at Darling Harbour, including boosting attendees to its booth using an iPod giveaway. Taurus is currently managing a series of information… Read more »

November 20, 2006

Tripoint chooses Taurus to build its Asia Pacific market presence

Taurus is pleased to announce that it is working with Australian IT services provider Tripoint to build the company’s presence in the Asia Pacific region. Tripoint specialises in the implementation, integration and management of ERP applications. Taurus will be supporting Tripoint’s objectives through the provision of integrated marketing, public relations and events services.

August 30, 2006

New Position Created-Marketing Assistant

Angelina Ciccotti joins Taurus Marketing as a Marketing Assistant working across a broad range of marketing initiatives and opportunities. Angelina is about to complete her diploma in Marketing and Events Management at APM Training Institute and is also the lead singer of the funky covers band ‘Planet Groove’ so Friday afternoons is karaoke at Taurus… Read more »

August 25, 2006

Taurus provides Funnelback with strategic marketing solutions

Funnelback is the rising star of the enterprise search market. This rapidly-growing company recently selected Taurus to help position it in a highly competitive market, through the Taurus messaging and positioning strategy workshop. The session has resulted in a full marketing plan moving forward.

August 24, 2006

Ansarada chooses Taurus to focus on strategic messaging and positioning

Online data room specialist, Ansarada, provides simple-to-use virtual deal room facilities protected by the highest levels of security. To kick start its marketing Ansarada chose a Taurus strategic messaging and positioning session. From this workshop we have created tightly defined tactical priorities to grow the Ansarada brand in Australia and globally.

August 22, 2006

Melbourne Corporate Rentals chooses Taurus to grow online presence

Melbourne Corporate Rentals is Victoria’s premier furnished and serviced apartment supplier for executives from all over the world. Taurus recently expanded MCR’s internet presence, by implementing a search engine marketing campaign, redesigning the website to be more user-friendly and ensuring the site converts visitors into qualified leads.

August 20, 2006

Global company MRO Software uses Taurus to boost A/NZ presence

MRO Software, a global leader in strategic asset and service management software, has chosen Taurus to lift its profile in Australia and New Zealand. Positioned in Gartner’s ‘Magic Quadrant’ for enterprise asset management providers since 1998, MRO is now looking improve its brand recognition regionally. Taurus is delighted to be providing integrated PR and marketing… Read more »

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 »