Journalism portfolio


My news stories, feature articles and opinion pieces have appeared in a range of niche, industry and general interest publications. Refresh the page for a different selection of stories.

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Anthill magazine was launched in 2003 to cater for demand for entertaining business news.

November 2009

Sydney cafes seeking edge with extra bytes

Cafes and other physical retail businesses aren't generally thought to be reliant on high-tech gadgets. But as Matthew da Silva discovers over one too many espressos, wherever hot milk signals profitability, a house laptop is never far away.

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Urban Land, the magazine of the Urban Land Institute.

November 2017

"Upcycling" Assets: Planning for Regenerative Growth

Barrie Barton of Right Angle Studios speaking at right at a ULI Australia event in Sydney.

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Good Fruit and Vegetables is a publication of Rural Press, Australia's largest publisher of regional and agricultural news and information.

June 2011

Serving up new insights

Over three days from May 18-21, the eighth Australian Mango Conference schedule took delegates from the city meeting room to the paddock, with discussions on the industry's future, fruit marketing, pest control and new developments in technology.

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Fiercely independent, New Matilda is an Australian website for news, analysis and satire.

March 2012

New Laws Target Wikileaks

As Julian Assange tilts at the Senate, new laws have been passed that will make it harder for organisations like Wikileaks to operate legally - and there are more to come, writes Matthew da Silva.

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Ethical Investor sets the agenda, facilitates thought-leadership and builds audiences for Australian business and investors in the sustainability arena.

January 2012

Man in the middle

Ethical Investor salutes Nathan Fabian, CEO of the Investor Group on Climate Change Australia/New Zealand, for a tough yet rewarding year of high-profile public debate. Fabian won the magazine's Erik Mather Sustainability Champion Award.

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