Articles by Robert Hamilton-Jones

About Robert Hamilton-Jones

Robert Hamilton-Jones is Commercial Director at Business Advantage International.

Review: Silver Leaf at The Stanley Hotel


Situated on the 19th floor of The Stanley Hotel, Silver Leaf offers an eclectic menu and one of Port Moresby’s best vantage points.

Review: Crossroads Hotel, Lae


The Crossroads Hotel in Lae is located in a lush and tranquil park-like setting about 15 minutes from the city centre, on the way to Lae’s Nadzab Airport

Review: Bacchus Restaurant, Port Moresby


A bold new menu and an extensive wine list have taken Papua New Guinea’s leading fine-dining venue to the next level.

Diversification critical to success in Papua New Guinea, says Hornibrook NGI MD


Vertical integration is the key to growth in Papua New Guinea, according to Hornibrook NGI Managing Director Matthew Lewis. He tells Business Advantage PNG the steel fabrication and construction company is leveraging its in-house capacity to diversify into property and hospitality.

Opinion: how the digital world is taking over business


Marketing never stays still. Robert Hamilton-Jones returns to the city of his birth to find out how digital technology is raising customers’ expectations to new heights.

Native advertising comes of age


Native advertising has come of age. That was the message from Native Advertising seminar at the 2015 World Publishing Expo in Hamburg.

Analysis: the shape of things to come in digital marketing


From a Papua New Guinea perspective, the most striking thing about attending Australia’s major annual media and marketing conference last week was the irrelevance of so much of the content, writes Robert Hamilton-Jones.

K K Kingston: 40 years old and growing fast


K K Kingston, one of Papua New Guinea’s largest manufacturers, turns 40 in 2012. Paying a visit to its HQ in Lae, Robert Hamilton-Jones found the company evolving at a furious pace. ‘We’re bursting at the seams,’ declares K K Kingston’s General Manager Michael Kingston. We are sitting in the boardroom of the company’s head […]

Spotlight: Making the most of the beans


Robert Hamilton-Jones talks to one of the founders of Jasper Coffee, which roasts and packages gourmet Papua New Guinean coffee. About three years ago, I stumbled upon an attractively packaged coffee in my local deli in Geelong, Australia. It was of PNG origin, although it was actually roasted and packaged in Australia by Jasper Coffee. […]