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27th Aug 2020

Exploring the Jetsonian Future with Clem Newton-Brown

In our pilot episode, we interview the fascinating and inspiring Clem Newton-Brown.

Clem is a former barrister, Deputy Lord Mayor of Melbourne and Member of the Victorian Parliament.

He is also a key player in getting Uber Air to choose Melbourne as one of the first international test cities for their urban aerial ride sharing service.

He has spent a lifetime around politics, law, planning, and cities, pushing the boundaries. He started the first water taxi service on the Yarra River in 1992 and around the same time was getting around on a powered scooter, 25 years before the current trend for micro-mobility.

With Uber Air's plans for Melbourne, Clem’s Skyportz business is developing the infrastructural network required.

In his conversation with Brenton, Clem shares his insights on how air mobility is the future for urban transportation, and how our experience of urban mobility will transform our lives.

--- Connect with Clem -

https://www.linkedin.com/in/clem-newton-brown-oam-47490724/

https://www.skyportz.com/


--- Contact our host -

https://www.linkedin.com/in/brentonmwebber/

https://www.halftimeorange.co.nz

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About the Podcast

The Half Time Orange Podcast
Brenton Webber asks companies to explore what their customers need, not just what do they want.
Founded by Brenton Webber in 2018, Half Time Orange is a New Zealand-based customer experience consultancy. Their sole mission is to help companies understand their customers more and to engage with them more effectively. They consider the customer to be the most crucial factor for any organisation.

Those that place the customer at the centre more, experience higher returns and better long-term growth.

Through this podcast, Brenton wants to discover stories of Customer Experience that delight and that his audience can learn more about what treasures await those that do invest in CX.

With this mind, he is going out and meeting leaders of various companies, talking to them to find out what their experience has been with Customer Experience. It’ll be an experience.

Join him as he explores the mountains and valleys of CX from around the world.

To reach out to him or feedback, email podcast@halftimeorange.co.nz

About your host

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Brenton Webber

Brenton Webber, founder and managing director of Half Time Orange, knows that when it comes crafting great Customer Experience, everything that impacts the customer is worth considering. A true customer-centric thinker and proponent.