Profile

Cover photo
Craig Thomler
Works at Social Media Planner
Lives in Canberra, Australia
797 followers|187,724 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Australia's epetition model doesn't stack up against international examples
Australians might be surprised to learn that the Australian parliament only agreed to formally accept ePetitions in July 2015 . That was...
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Breakthrough or Buddy-up - Two Strategies Chief Digital Officers can use to support the digital transformation of organisations.
Growth of the Chief Digital Officer (CDO) role has been incredibly rapid over the last few year, reflecting the increasing importance of te...
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
eGov AU: Don't ask for more information than you need (and make it clear why you're asking what you're asking)
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
eGov AU: Digital Transformation Office launches beta for their Digital Marketplace
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet sets a new benchmark for public engagement in Open Government Partnership membership process
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
#CensusFail - What the ABS did well, what they didn't & what other agencies should learn from it (Plus who attacked the Census)
1
Add a comment...

Communities

5 communities

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Party time for GovCMS as it hits 102 sites, well ahead of target
It's party time at the Department of Finance as GovCMS continues its growth surge, from 78 sites less than a month ago to 102 sites this ...
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Farewell to a platform that transformed Australian Government IT
On the 25th August the Department of Finance in Canberra announced that its bold experiment in providing a central website infrastructure f...
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Have you been pawned? What could Australian governments do to reduce the frequency of data breaches
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
How to shut down the easiest path for hackers into your organisation
eGovernment thoughts and speculations from an Australian perspective
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
What is next for government after #CensusFail
eGovernment thoughts and speculations from an Australian perspective
1
Add a comment...

Craig Thomler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Is it time for governments to extend digital security protections to all parliamentary candidates & parties?
1
Add a comment...
Communities
5 communities
Work
Occupation
Social Media and digital strategy
Skills
digital, marketing, social media, business strategy, innovation
Employment
  • Social Media Planner
    Social Media Planner & Director, 2015 - present
    I help organisations meet their goals through improving their digital and social media engagement. I do this using the innovative Social Media Planner products, coaching, training and thought leadership through my blogs.
  • Delib Australia
    Managing Director/Co-founder, 2012 - 2014
  • Department of Regional Australia, Regional Development and Local Government
    myregion Director, 2011 - 2012
  • Department of Health and Ageing
    Online Communications Director, 2009 - 2011
  • Child Support Agency
    Online Communications Manager, 2006 - 2009
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Other names
Craig Thomson
Story
Tagline
Entrepreneur, traveller, helper
Introduction
I help organisations achieve their goals through improving their digital engagement. I have worked in the online industry since 1995, and recently left Delib Australia to focus on my new company, Social Media Planner
Bragging rights
Voted one of the Top Ten Changing The World Of The Internet And Politics in 2010, Won a national 2nd place award in GovHack 2014, have travelled in over 35 countries.
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Canberra, Australia
Previously
Sydney - Sydney - Melbourne - Singapore - London - Canberra