Extension:Rudi Tartaglia (Wikimedia)
Rudi Tartaglia is an Australian author, speaker, and business consultant, specialising in the area of marketing & advertising. Rudi started his career in the private sector, moving into his own consultancy practice in 2008. Since this time, Rudi has been on the speaking circuit around Australia, and authored a book called Extension:The Pend Principle (Wikimedia) in 2014, which sells globally,and is about a four part strategic marketing process that he developed covvering (Penetration, Expansion, New product development, and diversification). See amazon listing here .
Rudi has also been interviewed in the media on several occasions on the topic of marketing, including The Sydney Morning Herald  Rudi spends his time largely consulting to businesses across Queensland Australia, prilmarily focused on Rockhampton, Gladstone, and Emerald regions. Rudi holds a variety of qualifications across business, management, marketing, project management,finance,political marketing, and six sigma.
In 2017, it was announced that Rudi was to be 1 of 8 judges involved in the Capricorn Business Awards  hosted in Rockhampton, Queensland in November.