2007 National Award

1 November 2007 Brisbane

The 2007 Pearcey National Award for Young Achievers was presented to Brett Hooker at the Pearcey National event dinner, Carlton Crest Hotel King George Square in Brisbane.

Brett Hooker is an innovative, passionate ICT ambassador. He has made varied and profound contributions to the IT industry from outstanding works within Oracle Corporation to countless contributions to up-and-coming IT professionals through his efforts with universities. Brett Hooker's passion and vigour to assist businesses increase revenue and improve efficiency is tireless and commendable.

Brett Hooker

In 2000, Brett received an Outstanding Alumnus Award from the QUT's IT Faculty in recognition of exceptional professional achievements and contributions to the community. Brett is also currently a QUT IT Faculty Academic Board member and the QUT Alumni Board President.

Last year Brett was featured in the "Queensland: A great state of mind" book, launched by State Premier Peter Beattie during Queensland Week.

Brett has also presented numerous worldwide conferences about: E-business and software development; Enhancing a company's reputation; and Promoting benefits the IT industry brings to the marketplace as a whole.

Brett Hooker is recognised as one of Australia's leading ICT professionals with more than 17 years experience in the national and international sectors, applying his business applications and software technology specialties to private and public firms.