Who is Damburst?

Damburst founder & MD Charlie Gunningham has spent the past 18 years leading digital organisations and transforming businesses in tough, competitive environments, and 30 years all told managing and leading teams on 3 different continents.

  • After graduating as top MBA student from the UWA Business School,  he spent the next decade in his own tech startup (aussiehome.com) pioneering real estate online.
  • He then affected a successful trade sale to REIWA whereupon he ran reiwa.com, one of the largest ebusinesses in WA.
  • A few years later he moved to Business News to lead its digital transformation. Within 2 years he was made CEO, and during his tenure the online business search engine BNiQ was developed, world class CRM and cloud software products were implemented, subscription revenue per user grew, digital advertising took off, the print product went to full colour gloss fortnightly, email subscribers tripled and web site traffic rose five fold (from behind a pay wall).
  • He’s also lectured in eBusiness for UWA Business School on their MBA program in Perth, Singapore, Jakarta and Shanghai.

Now this experience can be deployed to your organisation.

Damburst helps C-Suite executives and boards navigate the tricky waters between where their organisation currently is, and where it needs to be, in this digitally disruptive world.

How might your organisation and industry be affected by digital disruption such as the entry of well-backed tech businesses? How confident are you of the impacts of artificial intelligence, machine learning, cyber security, blockchain, VR/AR, bots or the Internet of things …? Are you running the best systems and processes to make the most of the power of digital? Are you as efficient as you can be?

“Better you burst the dam than have the dam burst on you.”

Contact Damburst today.