Jessica May

Founder and CEO, Enabled Employment

Mrs Jessica May is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the innovative web based Enabled Employment, which is an online jobs portal for people who are disadvantaged, such as people with a disability, carers and service men and women.

Enabled Employment was founded after Jessica’s own experience as a highly experienced worker with a disability and is a commercial private entity with an entirely new approach to eliminating barriers to employment.  The company uses multiple innovative elements including the use of remote work, the employment agency business model and the latest cloud technology to make finding suitable work easy for both businesses and candidates.

Enabled Employment has won multiple awards including the Australian Web Industry Award for Best Commercial Website, a Chief Minister’s Inclusion Award for Excellence in Innovation, an iAward in the Startup category, a United Nations National Disability Awards and the Australian Human Resources Institute Graeme Innes AM Disability Employment Award

Jessica has also been recognised personally by winning the National Telstra Women’s Business Awards in the Startup category and also recently being recognised as one of Australia’s top nine most influential entrepreneurs.

 

Cristy Houghton