Lauren Fried is a marketing strategist and business advisor. She is a regular on the ABC’s TV show Gruen, has been recognised as a Fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute (FAMI), and is a Certified Practising Marketer (CPM) which is the only peak professional benchmark of its kind for marketers in the Asia-Pacific region.
Lauren founded Pulse Collective in 2003 and has evolved it into a marketing agency dedicated to growing entrepreneurial businesses.
Through a combination of experience and passion, Lauren currently sits on a number of Boards across retail, gastronomy, wine, tourism, hospitality, HR, tech and not-for-profits.
An experienced keynote speaker and panellist, Lauren is guaranteed to delight and engage an audience of any size. Using her business and life experiences, both good and bad, she delivers factual, relevant and most importantly entertaining speeches. Lauren has engaged audiences as a special guest and keynote speaker for organisations big and small, including the following businesses.