Mary Brittain-White accumulated a 27 year career in the area of wireless field automation and was highly recognised as a ‘thought leader’ & pioneer within this industry. In 1996, Mary established Retriever Communications Pty Ltd, an Australian owned company where Mary, as CEO, focused on the ongoing development & sales of wireless field automation solutions. Prior to establishing Retriever, Mary worked at a Motorola subsidiary, RadioMail, which pioneered wireless email in the mid 90’s. After completing university, Mary immediately joined IBM where she spent the next 14 years and achieved great success in executive sales and marketing roles. Mary gained a Bachelor of Economics from Sydney University and a post graduate Executive Development program from Melbourne University.
In April 2019, after battling a long illness, Mary sadly passed away.