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Aug 12, 2014 – Paul Christie

Meet Paul Christie

  Meet Paul Christie, owner of Casalite Electrics. Paul is a prime example of an astute business owner always open to new ideas. Through simple processes and the introduction of new … read more

Dec 10, 2014 – Andrew & Prue Aranovitch

Manage the system not the people

This Journey is somewhat special for us here at simPRO. Andrew and Prue of Mr A Electrics joined us wayyy back in 2002. In fact, they were the fourth company to begin using Enterprise (back … read more

May 06, 2015 – Alistair Green

Rock solid platform for growth

With an exit in mind, Gavin Walton, owner of Condamine Electric Company wanted to build the business into a genuine SME. Alistair Green joined the business to look at the business structure. It … read more

May 29, 2015 – Paul Christie

Paul enjoyed the Journey so much he joined the company

Original Journey-goer, Paul Christie dropped in this afternoon to take care of some business. He's been doing that bit lately since, well, he's part of the team now! Literally. Notice his new … read more

Jul 05, 2016 – Alistair Green

Electrical incident builds strong team safety culture

Condamine Electric has had to ride the workload roller coaster just as Stimson Plumbing did when the flurry of work brought on by the gas pipeline in the Surat Basin dried up. As a result, … read more

Dec 18, 2016 – johndoeusa

How the travelling man runs his electrical business from overseas

Paul Christie, our original Journey-goer joined the simPRO sales team in the United States back in May – but that didn’t mean he had to leave his electrical business in Australia … read more

Feb 03, 2017 – Andrew & Prue Aranovitch

Sparkies turned serial entrepreneurs

In our last interview with Andrew and Prue Aranovitch, we saw a couple of entrepreneurs aiming for the stars with multiple successful businesses under their belt and always on the lookout for the … read more

May 16, 2017 – Paul Harty

Dog Sledding in the Yukon

When Paul Harty and wife Jenni started out in electrical business in 1987, during the day Paul would be on the tools while Jenni worked at the supermarket. At night, they’d get together to do … read more

Nov 10, 2017 – Steve & Jake Campbell

From man-in-a-van to $20mil projects, and calmer than ever

Like many, Steve Campbell began his career as a trade business owner as a man-and-a-van. Getting work was never an issue, keeping his system fluent and organised was. As the years went by, … read more

Dec 12, 2017 – Dave Kelleher

How to tightly control costs while managing this many contractors

With 20 staff and no less than 250 contractors performing various construction jobs in the field, Edge Industries uses simPRO to effectively manage costs and keep their huge workforce on … read more

Feb 19, 2018 – Raynor Peirce

Strong team culture bolsters large electrical contracting business

ADJ believe in committing to staff for the long term to provide a stable working relationship. To bolster that stability Raynor ensures company growth remains steady rather than riding the peaks … read more

Dec 05, 2018 – Russel & Gail King

What part does simPRO play in parts management?

For most trade businesses there’s normally one recurring issue, an issue that can no longer be ignored, that prompts the leap from paper & spreadsheets to business management software. … read more