About Us

About Streets of OurTowns


Streets of OurTowns connects People, Property and Place by offering a hyper-local, property and community analytics and marketing platform thats connect people with their local businesses, local events and local property market.

We understand the importance of community and the role thriving independent local businesses, lively events and property play in the health of a community.

Our mission is to help our communities and particularly independent businesses grow and evolve to become Future Ready with our complementary online training, reference guides and business coaching.

Our team consists of leading industry experts that each have a strong passion and commitment to building thriving Future Ready communities.

 

The Streets of OurTowns Core Team


 

 

MARC DREXEL

Managing Director

Marc is no stranger to the values of transparency, supporting local and embracing community. He is the former Chairman of the Mount Hawthorn Hub and a founding director of Town Team Movement who tirelessly gives back every day by helping shape, support and improve our communities. Marc has over 30 years in the property industry, been directly involved with some of Perth's landmark apartment projects, has lead property groups and most recently was a founding director of The Agency. Marc stepped down from his day to day operations from The Agency to focus all his attention on Streets of OurTowns.

 

 

JAMIE LYFORD

Commercial & Contractual Support

Mr Lyford has over 20 years' experience working in the areas of intellectual property (IP), commercialisation and technology both as an IP and commercialisation lawyer and as a commercialisation adviser. In the past he has also operated and managed the Western Australian government's Innovation Centre incubator under two separate outsourced consultancy terms where he was responsible for assisting innumerable innovative West Australian businesses on their path to successful commercialisation.

 

 

PHIL KNIGHT

Technology

Phil bought the member web development and web hosting from REIWA setting up their own company Spinoff Digital. Spinoff Digital has a contract with REIWA which provides exclusive use of the API for the reiwa.com listings database ensuring a steady flow of continued REIWA member web development.

 

 

AARON SICE

Development Liaison & Industry Training

Aaron's experience spans owning his own practise to working in Town Planning, Architectural Design, Subdivision Design, WAPC and Local Government lobbying. Aaron also lectures at REIWA on Residential Design Codes and Strategic Developments.

 

 

MATT FOGARTY

Chief Financial Officer

Matt is the principal partner of Fogarty Partners, and has been providing accounting, taxation, superannuation and business advisory services to a range of clients for over 25 years. Matt sits on a number of client advisory boards and specialises in management accounting and performance reporting, and provides ongoing services to growing enterprises.

 

 

ASHLEIGH ALLEN

Data Storyteller

Ashleigh has 20 years of operational business experience, with a focus on continuous improvement. After working with startup companies in San Francisco and Perth she is currently working as a Business Analyst, using her skills to problem solve using human centred design and bringing data stories data to life.

 

 

KAYTLEN MAHON

Business Development Manager

Kaytlen is an experienced Business Development Manager with a passion for marketing, systems and quality customer service. Her exeperience as an Events Manager and Social Media Coordinator makes her the perfect person to help OurTowns in their mission to build engaged and active communities. Kaytlen strives to live lightly and enjoys supporting her local businesses.