Buzza’s ingredients spice up breakfast30 october 2003
PASSION, ambition and drive are the key ingredients to starting a successful business — everything else can be learned. Speaking about what drives his business and his entrepreneurial spirit, Commtech Wireless CEO and 40under40 winner Nathan Buzza addressed a WA Business News Success and Leadership breakfast last week. Mr Buzza is well placed to speak about success in business, having grown his Osbome Park-based wireless telecommunication business from a backyard shed in 1993 to an international company that turned over more than $5 million dollars last year in domestic and export revenue. Mr Buzza and his business have received numerous awards, including the 2003 WA Information and Communications Technology Export Award, the 2002 industry and export award for emerging exporters and the 2002 CY O’Connor award for excellence in engineering and technology. Mr Buzza got an early start in business after selling his ﬁrst software — a computer game — to New Zealand-based electronics giant Phillips at the age of l4. More impressively, the software was Written while he recovered from a potentially fatal astrocytoma — a brain tumour located in the motor section of the brain that required high-risk surgery. It was also during this time that Mr Buzza […]Read more..