Michelle Bowditch Marika Garton

Michelle Bowditch and Marika Garton

MICHELLE BOWDITCH is the CEO of The Australian Admin Awards and the multi-award-winning tech consultancy, Door 20A. As a former C-Suite Executive Assistant, Michelle helps professionals understand how improper technology use can negatively impact a brand's bottom line, efficiency, and true potential. Michelle established The Australian Admin Awards (The AAAs) in 2021 – the first-ever awards to formally recognise all administrative functions within all industries in Australia. She also sits on the Advisory Board for 'Inspired by Women' and is the Chair of Rise Community, empowering women through advisory services to achieve their aspirations and financial independence. Michelle is also part of our Speaker Bureau. If you are interested in Michelle training your Assistants or speaking at your event, either virtually or in person, please visit executivesupportmagazine.com/speaker-bureau. MARIKA GARTON is the Founder of The Helper Collective, a remotely based business management agency that provides operational support to entrepreneurs and SMEs throughout Australia. Working as a strategic business partner to her clients, Marika systemises and manages diverse aspects of the business, giving owners back time to channel their attention towards growth. Marika combines her experience in business operations and customer experience with her background in creative arts and education, creating a unique powerhouse of skills that enables her to help clients realise the vision and mission of their businesses.