About Ben Kross

 
Michael Castello // 05.20.10
 

Ben Kross is an Australian Internet service business owner, domain name investor, musician and writer from Brisbane Australia.

A keen observer of the Internet since the early 1990s, he has developed web sites and worked for various clients in the business sector, government and universities.

During the 1980s he played in several live bands. In the 1990s he co-wrote and recorded music for two CDs by Aria award nominee Margot Smith.

During that time he worked in various roles in mixed industries. He has been a labourer, foreman in manufacturing, a courier owner-driver, a sales person in retail (auto), a customer support officer (Telco), on agency contract in various I.T. roles including web project management. He has served his community as an electorate officer for the State MP, a campaign manager for a local government candidate. Ben has recently begun work as a voice over artist, has had extensive graphic design, web design, I.T. roles and administration roles. He has been a community volunteer and a member of various organisations including co-chair of his local branch of the Australian Republican Movement (not related to US Republican Party).

Ben is currently working with online brands with a focus on content creation and advertiser relations. When he's not working he can be found sunning on Bribie Island, or composing for piano.

You can find Ben on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/benkross