Jo Burston is the founder and Managing Director and Founder of Job Capital, listing in BRW Fast100 companies in 2010, 2011 and 2012, BRW Faststarters in 2010/ 2011. Job Capital was acknowledged as the fastest growth start up company in Australia in 2011 by StartupSmart and The Best Private Australian company under $100M by BRW in 2012.
She is the currently on the board of the exclusive global membership EO (Entrepreneurs Organisation) and was recognized in the top 50 female entrepreneurs in Australia in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 and a finalist for 2012 EY Entrepreneur of the year awards.
Since founding Job Capital in 2006, Jo has grown the business into being a multi-million dollar enterprise with a reputation for exceptional service delivery. Along the way, Jo and Job Capital have garnered many awards for excellence, growth and innovation.
Jo’s latest venture, Inspiring Rare Birds is a movement which aims to be the global hub of the women’s entrepreneur space, with a vision to inspire 1 million more women entrepreneurs by 2020, a mission to give every women globally the opportunity to be an entrepreneur by choice and with the mantra “If she can, I can”. Rare Birds Story: