Barry Bull is a multi-award winning retailer with more than twenty-five years of experience. In that time, he kept his iconic Brisbane business Toombul Music, in the spotlight of the Australian music industry. A former musician and national record company executive, Barry’s business went on to win over thirty Westfield retail awards. In 2001, he won a Westfield Legend Award, and in 2003 Barry was honoured with a Commonwealth Cenetenary Medal for his distinguished achievement in business.
Beyond the music industry, Barry also happens to be an accomplished international conference speaker. He is also the author of four successful business books, with the latest one, Take the Bull by the Horns, released on June 2014 in print and digital e-book formats. Among his latest projects is a live musical concert of his memoirs called A little Bull goes a long way, which celebrates his 50 year career in music.
Barry Bull is married with three children and seven grandchildren. He lives on Queensland’s sunshine coast and is an active early morning swimmer.