Janine Allis

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Janine Allis

Janine Allis is among Australia’s most respected business women, having been presented through her business numerous domestic and international awards in digital marketing, retail, franchise and business. In 2015, business magazine BRW named her one of fifteen people that changed the way Australia does business in the last 35 years.

Her vision is to “do retailing differently”, delivering a unique customer experience based on the “love life” philosophy. In 2000, the first Boost Juice opened its doors in Adelaide, South Australia. 21 years on Boost Juice has over 660 stores in 12 countries. Boost Juice leads the way in digital marketing, smashing records with reach & engagement in all social media platforms, Boost is now used as a bench mark for other retailers on how to market using digital.

Retail Zoo was created in 2007 to grow young food retail brands using their expertise and solid back end. Since it’s inception three brands: Salsa’s Fresh Mex Grill, CIBO Espresso and Betty’s Burgers & Concrete Co have joined which continue to grow year on year.

Janine is a bestselling author of The Accidental Entrepreneur, has featured on Channel TEN’s, Shark Tank as an investor & is podcast co-host with Margie Hartley on ‘Superwomen We Ain’t’.

Janine’s most recent TV appearances include; starring in the Nine Network’s Gordon Ramsay’s Food Stars, TEN’s Australian Survivor as a Champion competitor and in 2020 advisor on Channel nine Australian Celebrity Apprentice.

Janine is a working mother of four. Her life is hectic so she understands firsthand the demands the world can put on an individual. Janine is an advocate for a healthy lifestyle – she maintains a five-day-a-week yoga practice and she is a very average surfer and tennis player…but loves both.

Janine’s leadership style is natural, warm, giving and extremely demanding, which has created a high performance culture in her business, achieving amazing results.


“Thank you so much for this morning – Janine is a true inspiration and I left feeling invigorated, motivated, and willing to say ‘yes!’. I hope that I can do amazing things like Janine. I would recommend (and will) this seminar/breakfast to anyone and everyone.”
Australian Institute of Management SA – Breakfast Seminar

“… people found Janine’s talk very interesting and relevant… she did a great job.”
Australian Sports Commission

“Thank you for being part of our conference in Sydney last week . The feedback from our franchisees on your presentation was exceptional.
Anytime Fitness