Meet the Speaker
Jon Maxim, Copywriter and Creative Director, Themaxim
Jon is a veteran of copy and creative for not for profits, working with the likes of Amnesty International, CareFlight, The Cancer Council NSW, World Vision, The Garvan Institute, The Salvos, The Smith Family - and many more. He is passionate about ideas, their power to connect, motivate and fundraise.
Starting in traditional advertising in London, Jon came to Australia
in 1989 and soon embraced direct, winning numerous awards.
In 1997, he worked on some of Australia's first websites. These days, he can be found writing a tweet, an app, a landing page or a TV ad for numerous organisations as a freelance writer.
He runs some of Australia and New Zealand's most popular copywriting courses, and is always engaging, challenging and inspiring. Be prepared to walk out of the day full of fresh insights, and a practical understanding of clutter-busting ideas.