The Team at the Australian eCommerce Guide

The Team

At the time of the launch of the Guide in May 2014, the team at the Guide includes three research assistants, two technical specialists, one Admin assistant  and the Publisher of the Guide, Richard Keeves.


About Richard Keeves

Richard Keeves

Richard Keeves

The Australian eCommerce Guide was founded by Australian Internet industry veteran, Richard Keeves.

Richard Keeves is the editor and publisher of the Australian eCommerce Guide.  He is an independent digital strategist, specialising in guiding SMEs and small corporates in eCommerce and online business transformation.

Richard is a Director of several digital consulting firms including Smarter Web and Digital

His latest book Catching Digital was published in 2012, and is a practical handbook for street-smart business planning in the digital world.

Richard is a Guide for business owners, CEOs and Directors. He provides guidance, resources and tools for business owners to become street-smart in the digital world and fast-track their business results. He works with businesses (B2C and B2B) to help them choose the most suitable eCommerce shopping systems, web partners and service providers and business tools to use.

Richard Keeves is an Internet business pioneer, having established the Internet Business Corporation, one of Australia’s first web consulting, development and digital marketing firms in 1995. Richard was the Managing Director until IBC was acquired by a public company in 2008.

Richard’s straight-talking approach, over-the-horizon vision and extensive business experience and industry contacts makes him uniquely valuable to business owners looking for strategic clarity, new service providers and better business results.

Richard has served on many industry boards and committees, and was a founding board member of the ICT Industry Collaboration Centre. He was the President of the Western Australian Internet Association from 2004-2008, and again from 2012 to 2014. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and a past Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Fellow of the Customer Service Institute of Australia.

He is an experienced keynote speaker, seminar-workshop presenter, and a qualified trainer who has presented business seminars and workshops throughout Australia, New Zealand and in Asia and the USA.