What We Do

Leaders in every organisation are responding to an avalanche of change: changes in technology, changes in employee expectations, globalisation that changes every facet of our go-to-market strategy.

Change creates immense internal and external pressures that make it difficult to maintain an organisation that motivates, enhances efficiency and delivers peak performance.

Yet change also creates opportunity. It is essential that organisations continually renew and transform to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

Bottom Line helps leaders in business and government respond quickly and appropriately to change.

Search and Selection

You won’t find your next Executive or Board Director on Linked In! Our national network of businesswomen will guarantee high quality women are placed on your shortlist.


Many boards lack the diversity they need for success, particularly with respect to age, gender, ethnicity and skills. Bottom Line BoardDirect provides a vehicle for organisations seeking to appoint Non-Executive Directors and for Board ready candidates to find their next opportunity.

BoardDirect Register

As an individual, joining the BoardDirect Register to make yourself available for appointment to a board is a great way to further your career, enhance your skills base and broaden your executive experience.

Interim Management

Interim Management is a specialised program that matches the skills and expertise of high quality CEO’s and Managers with your specific needs to deliver appropriate and successful outcomes for your business.

Business BootCamp

You have the power, the resources, the time and the effort. It’s time to leave your excuses at the door and let the Performance Improvement Team help kick you into shape with Business BootCamp!

taking care of business – Directors Network

taking care of business (TCB) is an executive program which brings business leaders together to share experiences and knowledge, develop strong networks and business contacts and challenge each other to be recognised as Australia’s most successful leaders.

behind closed doors

Professional development, mentoring and networking for women in business. A range of eight memberships catering for Executive Assistants, Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, Aspiring Leaders and Executives.

Coaches & Mentors

Bottom Line has experienced Executive Coaches and Mentors who are available to work inside your business to improve the skills and performance of individuals, teams and the company as a whole.

Tania Watson

Tania is an accredited executive coach and group facilitator specialising in top team/board effectiveness development.

Donny Walford

The founder of two companies, DW Bottom Line Pty Ltd (Bottomline) Transition Strategists and DW Behind Closed Doors Pty Ltd.

Kylie Bishop

Kylie has accounting qualifications and over 20 years’ experience within professional services environments. She has worked in small, medium and multi-national corporations within the engineering, environmental services and legal industries.

Mark Day

Mark has been involved in banking, merchant banking and advisory for over 25 years. In his thirties he became Chair/National President of the Australian Society of Corporate Treasurers now known as the Finance and Treasury Association.

Wendy Teasdale-Smith

A well-respected, high profile and credible executive leader known for her work with leaders developing their public speaking skills and executive presence.

John Irving

John Irving – an experienced, successful and independent business advisor and mediator.


Donny Walford posts a fortnightly blog post on the behind closed doors website. Here are some of her recent posts.

Contact Us

Let’s work together!
Contact Donny Walford via
Phone: +61 8 8333 4303 or
Email: info@dwbottomline.com
Alternatively you can complete our contact form to start the conversation.