Geocon is creating an iconic Canberra

Property Developer

Geocon

DAMON SMITH

GENERAL MANAGER 

DAMON IS GEOCON’S FIRST GENERAL MANAGER, A ROLE CUSTOM BUILT FOR HIM TO OVERSEE ALL ASPECTS OF THE COMPANY’S BUSINESS FROM CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN, TO DEVELOPMENT, MARKETING, SALES, HUMAN RESOURCES, DATA ANALYSIS AND CUSTOMER CARE.

Driving the Geocon giant requires the attention of an industry expert, a people-person and someone with genuine business nous. There are more than 500 people under Damon’s watch, as well as a billion-dollar development and construction machine which requires close attention every day of the year.

Damon’s ability to surround himself with good people who are prepared to work as smart and hard as he is, clearly reflects his ability to engage and encourage his staff to rise to any challenge as a team and arrive together on the other side.

Industry understanding and experience are earned over time, but people skills are often tough to teach. If you work for Geocon, Damon will make it his business to know your name and understand your role.

Damon’s extensive experience in major residential and commercial developments enabling him to successfully manage the balance of millions of dollars in machinery, operations and materials of Geocon’s large-scale projects each day on site. In the office he is a meticulous planner, with a thorough understanding of Government approval processes and how Geocon’s various developments fit within the legislative puzzle.

Unafraid to learn more and further his knowledge, Damon has six degrees and diplomas, including a Bachelor of Construction Management, a Diploma of Project Management and a Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).

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