Peta Ellis

CEO, River City Labs

PETA ELLIS is a change maker and community leader in the Entrepreneurial landscape
and brings 20+ years’ experience in Business, Entrepreneurship, Marketing &
Communications and Media Relations.

Peta launched and exited four ventures before turning 30. In the last 6 years she has
mentored over 700 entrepreneurs and hosted more than 1000 startup events at River
City Labs. As CEO of RCL, Brisbane’s leading Innovation and Startup Hub she founded a
Corporate Pre-Accelerator Program and the Young Entrepreneurs Network (YEN), a
community focused on connecting young entrepreneurs with industry, schools, course
providers and program facilitators.

Peta is a passionate advocate for women in Entrepreneurship and actively promotes
positive lifestyle balance for founders which lead to 3AMTribe in 2017; a series of events
supporting the important conversations around mental wellness in Entrepreneurship.