Darwin Innovation Hub Welcomes Local Talent Brooke Young as New Community Officer

In a significant move that underscores its commitment to fostering local talent and innovation, and supporting the startup ecosystem in Darwin, the Darwin Innovation Hub (DIH) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Brooke Young as its new Community Officer. This strategic addition to the team marks a pivotal step in DIH’s mission to enhance its engagement with startups, stakeholders, investors, and angel investor networks.

Brooke Young, a vibrant and talented individual, hails from the heart of Darwin and brings with her an infectious enthusiasm for innovation and community building. Brooke will be at the forefront of DIH’s efforts to cultivate a thriving ecosystem where startups can flourish. As a community manager, Brooke will communicate and match-make between the DIH’s deep network of start-ups, mentors and investors including our venture capital and angel investment network.

“Bringing Brooke on board is a game-changer for us,” said a DIH spokesperson. “Her energy, passion, and local insight will undoubtedly enhance our ability to support Darwin’s innovators. Brooke’s role is crucial in our mission to create a vibrant and collaborative environment where startups can access the resources, guidance, and investment they need to succeed.”

Brooke’s appointment comes at an exciting time for the DIH, as it continues to expand its services and strengthen its position as a central hub for innovation in the Northern Territory. With a focus on fostering partnerships and building a supportive community, Brooke’s role will be instrumental in ensuring that DIH remains at the cutting edge of supporting entrepreneurial success.

“I am thrilled to be joining the Darwin Innovation Hub and to have the opportunity to work with such an inspiring group of Darwin professionals,” said Brooke. “I look forward to contributing to our community’s growth and success, and to helping our startups reach their full potential.”

The Darwin Innovation Hub is confident that Brooke’s appointment will usher in a new era of growth and achievement for the innovation ecosystem. Her commitment to community engagement and welcoming demeanour, are set to invigorate DIH’s initiatives and support the next generation of Darwin’s entrepreneurs.

As Brooke Young steps into her new role, the Darwin Innovation Hub looks forward to witnessing the positive impact she will have on the local innovation landscape, reinforcing its commitment to supporting and nurturing Darwin’s local talent.