Susannah George is the founder and CEO of The Urban List – Australia and New Zealand’s largest local lifestyle guide.
From humble beginnings – launched from her bedroom in 2011 – The Urban List has grown to attract an audience of 2.5 million readers per month; advocating for over 6000 small businesses across seven markets with a customer base of some of the world’s most in uential brands.
From January 2016 to April 2017 site visits almost doubled – from 2.7 million sessions to 5.1 million sessions – the result of continued growth across the three legacy markets (Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne) and the launch of four new regions (Perth, Auckland, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast).
Susannah is also an active member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organisation and a nalist in the Ernst & Young 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.
Susannah is also committed to giving back to the community – particularly through social good initiatives surrounding female leadership and entrepreneurship, and is involved in creating a conference to champion female leadership in Melbourne this October.