In response to
recent announcements about Geelong, Spiire today hosted a
Transforming Geelong briefing to ensure its clients are fully
informed on the tangible and exciting opportunities available in
briefing, presented by the Committee for Geelong (CfG) Transforming
Geelong team, drew attention to the positive changes that are
taking place in Geelong.
Spiire's clients to look at Geelong through new eyes and see the
unique and attractive package it presents as a business and
lifestyle choice," CfG CEO Rebecca Casson said.
briefing highlighted that, with $1.3 billion worth of major
development projects underway, and with $2.3 billion worth of
projects in the pipeline, the city's potential is being recognised
been entrenched in the Geelong community for over 12 years, we've
seen the region's growth firsthand and want our Melbourne clients
to be part of its transformation," Spiire Principal Matthew Payne
believe it's important to continue to showcase the development
opportunities within the Geelong region."
unique combination of entrepreneurism, connectedness, affordability
and beachside lifestyle is key to attracting businesses, tourists
and residents. The population is expected to grow from 225,000 to
300,000 by 2031 and 500,000 by 2050, while visitation to the region
has grown to 5 million.
Ms Casson said that, following the
success of the Transforming Geelong Roadshow in February 2016, many
organisations are undertaking Transforming Geelong briefings for
clear that the Transforming Geelong initiative has empowered
leading organisations from Geelong to highlight our city's bright
future. Geelong is a resilient city and its ultimate success
or failure lies in the positive actions of the business
Rebecca Casson presenting at Spiire's office