Industry People

INVNT appoints Director of PR and Marketing

Global live brand storytelling agency, INVNT, has announced the appointment of Australian-native Brea Carter to the newly created global role of Director of PR and Marketing. Based… Read More

MEA launches Ungerboeck Young Professional Scholarship Program for 2018

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has launched the 2018 Ungerboeck Young Professional Scholarship Program. The Scholarship recognises young event professionals who excel in their role and who… Read More

How things have changed: Bill O’Toole on the handbook that’ll set the new standard in events

As he travelled the globe training event teams and developing event strategies on behalf of organisations like the UN and the European Commission in the early 2000s,… Read More

MCEC appoints Director of Sales

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Darren Waite as Director of Sales. Darren joins MCEC from AccorHotels where he was… Read More

Motiv Sports appoints new GM Asia Pacific

Motiv Sports announced the appointment of Wayne Larden, Race Director of the Blackmores Sydney Marathon to the role of GM Asia Pacific. Preempting some imminent deals to… Read More

Club Melbourne celebrates another year of business events success for Victoria

The Club Melbourne Ambassador Program celebrated its 13th anniversary and another outstanding year at its annual dinner on Monday 13 August. The evening saw the induction of… Read More

New Director of Sales for Christchurch’s Te Pae

Gillian Officer has been appointed the Director of Sales for Te Pae, Christchurch Convention Centre. Starting this week, her new role will be to secure events for… Read More

AVPartners promotes Mat Brooke to Technical Director at Crown Perth

Audiovisual company AVPartners has once again demonstrated their commitment to promoting from within by appointing Mat Brooke as Technical Director at Crown Perth. Previously a Senior Technician… Read More

New Business Events Manager appointed to head-up Business Events Sunshine Coast

Maureen Brennan, a highly experienced business events and tourism executive, has been appointed Business Events Manager for Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC). As the convention bureau for… Read More

Paul Davison announced as General Manager of SMC Conference and Event Centre

SMC Conference and Event Centre – one of Australia’s premier events venues – is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Davison as General Manager. Paul commenced… Read More