In this day and age, businesses need a wide range of support services and expertise. The strength of TC-IBC lies in the business skills of our in-house people and extensive network partners.
Terrence Cummins, our CEO and principal adviser (better known as TC or Terry to his friends, colleagues and business associates) has over 40 years business experience and has held very senior executive positions in the corporate, association, charity and academic arenas. He has also served on various associations and Government consultation groups. An Honours Graduate of the University of NSW with a major in Economic Geography, TC also has a sub major in Psychology, several Post Graduate Diplomas, is a Fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute, Certified Practising Marketeer, Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and was a former Justice of the Peace in NSW.
TC has been presented with several prestigious awards for his efforts in business and his sporting passion; exploration scuba diving. He was inducted as a Fellow of the highly esteemed Explorers Club of New York in 2012 and in 2013 was awarded Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for his contribution to sport. He has had numerous articles published in magazines and contributed to several books. He has conducted business in all four corners of the world including; USA, UK, Europe, Africa, Japan and most extensively throughout the Asia Pacific region. Besides assisting, consulting and delivering formal business presentations for our clients, TC enjoys public speaking that draws on his membership of the Explorers Club to inspire achievement.
Terry is currently a PhD candidate at Central Queensland University “CQU”.
Company Director Cathie Cummins started her business career as Personal Assistant to business guru and novelist Bryce Courtenay whilst he was at prestigious marketing firm George Pattersons. In the 80’s Cathie did a stint in the UK with Merchant Bank Morgan Grenfell and returned to Australia to follow and interest in local property development and real-estate. In more recent years she has followed her passion for building business networks in rural areas of New South Wales and Queensland.