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Jun 28, 2018

Podcast - CEO, General Manager & National Sales Manager of PlantMiner


Image: Plant Miner’s Michael Trusler, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Benjamin Somerville, National Sales Manager, and Dan Wilson, General Manager  with Shaun McCambridge, Managing Director of Stellar Recruitment

Shaun McCambridge is the Managing Director of Stellar Recruitment, a devoted husband and father to four spritely children. Shaun created the Inspirational Leaders series to inspire emerging leaders and to shine a light on what it takes to be an inspirational leader.

This podcast features PlantMiner’s Michael Trusler, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Dan Wilson, General Manager, and Benjamin Somerville, National Sales Manager. PlantMiner is an Australian tech start-up success story and is now Australia’s largest and most successful construction marketplace. The trio’s passion is not only to create a company that is remembered for changing the construction industry but also for the success of their team.

“We have a great culture and we hire for that culture; we train our staff well and reward our staff, [as well as] make them passionate about wanting to work for us” - Dan Wilson
“We want to build a software and organisation that changes the construction and infrastructure industry in Australia and across the world” - Michael Trusler
“[Know] who your customer is, [find out] exactly what your customer wants and built that product” - Michael Trusler

This podcast explores PlantMiner’s journey to date in how it has become a game changer in the construction and infrastructure sector.

Listen to the podcast here:

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Michael Trusler



Benjamin Somerville

Dan Wilson

Nudgee College

Australia construction industry


Business development fund

Hiring good people

Employee autonomy

Capital raising

Seed funding



Return on investment

Workplace culture


Global construction sector

Importance of promoting within

Max Clarke

Steve O’Keefe

Sophia Rostron

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