Australian Andrew Boddington and Spaniard Josep Vallhonrat are partners in both their personal and professional lives. After spending time living in both Melbourne and Barcelona, they decided to set up BCN Trading, a company which sources unique furniture, homewares and accessories from top suppliers in Spain and imports them here to Australia. We talked to Andrew and Josep to find out a bit more about their story.
Eight months in La Coruña (Galicia, Spain) were enough to change her life. Sarah O'Connor was born in Melbourne and she had never thought she was going to have any connection with that country. In 2006, she was waitressing in Britain, living, having new experiences with her working holiday and then met Jose, a Spanish boy who was also working there...
La Camara, the Spanish-Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, hosted their very first Melbourne event this week. SpanishAustralia was there to meet some members of the Committee before they celebrate the first AGM of the association. We spoke to Lillian and Laura who gave us some insights on its plans for the near future.