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23 Feb: FCM Breakfast with Harry Kleyn
February 23 @ 7:50 am - 10:30 am$22
Guest speaker: Harry Kleyn.
‘The Changing Scene of the Media landscape’
Harry Kleyn started attending our FCM breakfasts in September last year and it soon became apparent that his life journey would be an interesting story to share!!
Harry was born in the Netherlands and arrived, with his family, in Fremantle by boat in 1952. The family settled in the Armadale area. Harry started a career initially in farming while studying, then moved to building and in 1974 also into suburban newspapers.
Topic: “The Changing Scene of the Media Landscape”
Harry spent a total of 30 years in publishing, first as founder and publisher of the Comment Newspaper group, then as CEO of Community Newspapers, and then, after a 7-year break went back in publishing in 1993 with the launch of WA Business News where he stayed until retiring in 2010.
Since retiring he has completed a degree in Aboriginal studies and in now active as an independent director with an Aboriginal Corporation in the Pilbara. Harry has been married for 52 years, has 6 children, 25 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Invite your friends! Bookings essential:
.RSVP by Wed. 20th of Feb.
P: 9339 3048
M: 0409 091 818
SPECIAL NOTE: Guests with limited mobility can avoid the entrance stairs and gain vehicle access through the boom gate to the lower level by phoning either Max on 04 0909 1818 or David on 0409 364 696 when you arrive at the gate. We will request E.F.Y.C. to open the gate for you.