About Robert Joske Management
Robert Joske Management started in 2006 and quickly developed a reputation for being a boutique company with global influence. The company is proud to be always thinking strategically and delivering first class programs for its clients. Meticulous planning, coordination and implementation are the hallmarks of Robert Joske Management.
Robert Joske Management only represents the best. Their clientele are known for being the leaders in their respective fields with the very best credentials Australia has to offer.
Robert Joske OAM - Founder & Managing Director
A Duntroon Graduate, Robert Joske OAM left a successful military career in 1992 to take up major event management in the United States. Robert returned from New York and Atlanta in 1996 where he had been the International Program Director of Olympic Aid Atlanta and tasked to present the worldwide acclaimed program in twelve nations simultaneously. He has produced and directed numerous major entertainment events including Coca Cola's 'Redfest' during the Sydney Olympic Games, Nelson Mandela's Reconciliation Concerts and 'Beating the Retreat Spectacular' at Port Arthur.
Whilst in the Army, Robert's credits included planning, co-ordinating and implementing the Military response to the Newcastle Earthquake, the Nyngan Flood disaster and Sydney North Shore storm damage. Robert was the Executive Officer of 8/12 Medium Regiment consisting of 600 men, and commanded several sub-units during his military career. He saw active service in Beirut and the Golan Heights 1984-1985. Robert was awarded the US Commendation Medal, UNTSO Medal, Australia Service Medal and a recipient of the prestigious CGS Commendation.
Robert manages the business affairs of high profile luminaries and professional sportsmen and women through Robert Joske Management. Whilst people management is an integral part of the military culture, his management of celebrities and sports persons began in 2000. Robert managed Steve Waugh AO at the height of his career from 2000 to 2006 and managed George Gregan AM for the last three years of his Wallaby and Brumbies contracts. He managed the affairs of General Peter Cosgrove until Sir Peter took up the position of Governor General. Robert now boasts an impressive management list of household names.
Robert is highly respected in the entertainment, sports management and military circles. He is a Board Member of Forces Advisory Committee on Entertainment and on the Board of Defence Plus TV. Robert was the Military Representative on the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Bid Committee. He was a member of Sydney 2000 Olympic Aid Board.
Robert was awarded an honour in the 2014 Australia Day Honours List for service to the entertainment and sports industries.