Tim Petterson from United Voice presented as part of the ‘Up Your Digital Game’ workshop at Progress 2019, Australia’s largest social change conference. He shared how his organisation optimised a tech solution to empower hospitality workers.
Tim Petterson is the Communications and Campaigns Director at United Voice. Tim’s work focuses on developing and implementing the digital and media strategies on key campaigns. He also leads Australia’s first digital union, Hospo Voice, which is being piloted in Victoria and combines custom-built online tools to empower hospo workers, along with worker-led campaigns and protests. Since launch, Hospo Voice has helped ignite a powerful movement against wage theft, and seen over 700 young hospo workers embrace unionism.
Download a PDF of Tim’s Progress 2019 slides in the box at the bottom of this page.
Introducing Fair Plate
A website where you can see what’s really happening under the table. Hospitality staff have left thousands of reviews to show you which places are stealing wages and treating people like crap. You can also see Fair Plate Certified restaurants, cafés, clubs and pubs that are on the level.
Find out what the staff really think and feel good about where you go at fairplate.org.au
Fair Plate Explainer Video
For more information and tips download the PDF of the conference slides below.
- Campaigning - Digital_Virtual
- Digital campaigning
- Movements_Campaigns - Labour_Worker's rights
- Progress 2019 (Conference by Australian Progress)