Business Coaching

Do you need some confidential business advice?

Achieve your business goals and grow with help from a local business expert. Council is offering Frankston City businesses the opportunity to take advantage of our business coaching sessions.


To be eligible your business must be located within Frankston City.


  • $20 for a 1 hour general business coaching session at Frankston City Council
  • $40 for a 1.5 hour specialist coaching session at your business location

Please note: Cancellations of less than three business days and no-shows will incur a $40 fee.

2018 Bookings

Business Coaching for Existing Businesses and Start-ups

Our passionate and highly skilled coaches have an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of starting and running a business, proven through their own business success.   These business coaching sessions take place at Frankston City Council.

Sessions times are: 9.15am, 10.30am, 11.45am,1.30pm and 2.45pm

  • Wednesday 7 March
  • Wednesday 18 April
  • Wednesday 2 May  
  • Wednesday 6 June
  • Wednesday 18 July  
  • Wednesday 8 August
  • Wednesday 5 September
  • Wednesday 24 October
  • Wednesday 7 November
  • Wednesday 5 December

Specialist Business Coaching Sessions

The following specialist business coaches are specialists in their fields, and will visit you at your business for one low-cost session.

Hospitality and Retail Specialist - Nicholas Kalogeropoulos

Nicholas KalogeropoulosNicholas has more than 30 years’ experience in the Hospitality, Retail and Entertainment industry.
Tuesday 20 February
More Information and to Book Online

Marketing Specialist - Louise Dawson

Louise Dawson Louise Dawson is a Marketing and Sales professional, with a background in consumer goods. She has worked in small, entrepreneurial companies to launch new food and beverage brands into the Australian market.
Thursday 22 March
More Information and to Book Online

Workplace Safety and Staffing Specialist - Rhiannon Pilton

Rhiannon Pilton Rhiannon Pilton has over 15 years of experience in staffing, workplace safety and compliance. 
Working across the wider Frankston region, Rhiannon provides independent solutions to workplaces across all areas that require compliance documents and procedures.  She advises businesses on workplace investigations, performance management, redundancies and terminations.
Rhiannon works across both low and high level safety risk industries in providing internal training, policies, site risk assessments and job safety analysis / safe work method statements. 
Contact Economic Development to register your interest: or 1300 322 322

Privacy Statement

The information that you provide to Frankston City Council and the Business Coach will be treated as commercial-in-confidence.  Your contact information will only be used by Frankston City Council to communicate its business programs.  No information identifying you or your business will be provided to any third party unless required by law. No data identifying a client or their business or details about their business has been, or will be, sold to third parties whatsoever. Before joining the Frankston City Council Small Business Coaching Program, all coaches must sign a strict confidentiality clause. 

Liability Statement

Frankston City Council business coaches deliver general coaching support to small businesses as experienced business people who endeavour to help small businesses to start-up, thrive and survive. The coaching supplied is to provide expertise, alternative views and guidance across a variety of business areas.  Frankston City Council business coaches are operating in an advisory capacity only and do not decide the direction for the business.

The information provided is general in nature and does not take into account your personal situation. You should consider whether the information is appropriate to your needs.  The advice has been prepared without a deep understanding of your circumstances and financial situation. You should, therefore, consider the appropriateness of the advice.

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Frankston City Council
Economic Development
30 Davey Street
PO Box 490
P. 1300 322 322
F. 03 9784 1094

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