Introduction to the Cotton to Market program
Session 5 Jump on the brandwagon - influencing our supply chain
Wednesday August 08 at 11:15 am
Brooke Summers oversees Cotton Australia’s supply chain marketing strategy. She has worked in strategic communication, marketing and community engagement for Australia’s agriculture sector for over 20 years including with Landcare Australia, the vegetable and rice industries and the Australian cotton industry, where she’s spent most of her time for over 15 years. Most recently Brooke has been responsible for the development and implementation of Cotton Australia’s Cotton to Market Strategy, a multi-stakeholder project to position Australian cotton in the world textile market.
A past Chair of the International Forum for Cotton Promotion, member of the Australian Cotton Conference Committee since 2012, current working group member of global initiative Cotton 2040 and a member of the Australian Cotton Sustainability Working Group, Brooke has a strong knowledge of cotton production, sustainability and supply chain marketing.
Brooke runs a strategic consultancy business, has a BA in Communication, a Churchill Fellowship in Urban Conservation and is a graduate of the Australian Rural Leadership Program.