Optus offers small business value

24 April 2009, 9:00 am

First to offer small business fixed line voice, broadband, wireless and mobile cap Optus announced today another Australian first in the small and medium business market by extending the Total Business Cap to now include fixed voice, internet, wireless broadband and mobile services under one plan, on one bill. Phil Offer, Marketing Director, Optus Small … Read more

The Fred Hollows Foundation, Optus and Thuraya support remote communities in the Northern Territory

24 April 2009, 9:00 am

Optus, Thuraya and The Fred Hollows Foundation have teamed up to offer young Indigenous people from remote communities in the Northern Territory the chance to undertake leadership and event management training through the Community Event Management Training Program. The program will offer six Indigenous trainees the opportunity to work closely with the organisers of two … Read more

Businesses embrace smartphones and wireless broadband as economic downturn drives productivity push

17 April 2009, 9:00 am

Australian businesses are expected to increase their reliance on smartphones and wireless broadband over the next two years, as a means to improve productivity during the economic downturn, according to research conducted by Optus Business. The research, conducted by Jones Donald Strategy Partners on behalf of Optus, revealed that over the next two years, 73 … Read more

Optus welcomes the end of Telstra’s fixed line monopoly

7 April 2009, 9:00 am

Optus today welcomed the announcement by Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and Communications Minister Stephen Conroy that the Government will take a visionary, nation building step in undertaking its own build of a National Broadband Network (NBN) utilising Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) technology. “The Government’s new model has the potential to fundamentally change the competitive … Read more

Optus Senior Leadership Team appointments

3 April 2009, 9:00 am

Optus announced today a number of key appointments to its Senior Leadership Team. Mr Michael Smith has been promoted to Managing Director of the Optus Consumer business. Michael joined Optus in March 2000 and has worked in senior Consumer Marketing, Corporate and Small Business roles across the company. Since November 2008 Michael has led the … Read more