Industry People

Louise White joins Gaining Edge AGPC team

The Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) is pleased to announce its launch into the Sydney market, with the hiring of Louise White of GainingEdge as Business Development… Read more »

2017 EEAA Awards for Excellence winners presented at 25th anniversary dinner

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia’s (EEAA) 25th annual Awards for Excellence  honoured the industry’s highest achieving shows, venues, suppliers, teams and individuals, with special tributes… Read more »

COO appointment at AGB Events sets sights on local and global projects

Major event logistics supremo Todd Severson has joined one of Australia’s leading global event creative companies as AGB Events looks to continue its export of cutting edge… Read more »

AccorHotels appoints General Manager of Novotel Melbourne South Wharf

AccorHotels has appointed Glen Erickson as General Manager of Novotel Melbourne South Wharf. The hotel is currently under construction, set to open March 2018, and forms part… Read more »

Elizabeth Broderick AO delivers Business Events Sydney 2017 Australia Oration

Elizabeth Broderick AO will tonight deliver the ‘Australia Oration’ at the annual Business Events Sydney (BESydney) Ambassador Dinner at the International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney). Each… Read more »

MEA members invited to nominate Outstanding Industry Achievement

As part of a major overhaul of the MEA Awards Program, MEA members are invited to submit nominations for the recipient of the annual Meetings & Events… Read more »

Jenny Simpson receives CINZ Outstanding Contributor Award

Jenny Simpson, Air New Zealand’s Tourism Partnership Manager, has received the 2017 Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Outstanding Contributor Award. CINZ Chief Executive Sue Sullivan presented… Read more »

ICC Sydney celebrates 1,000 team member qualifications through TAFE NSW partnership

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has celebrated another key milestone this week, with 1,000 enrolees receiving nationally recognised industry qualifications via its unique training partnership with… Read more »

CINZ appoints new Marketing and Events Co-ordinator

Lauren Newbery has been appointed Marketing and Events Coordinator for Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) based in Auckland. Previously she was Events Coordinator at the New… Read more »

Canberra Convention Bureau welcomes Jure Domazet to the Chair

Canberra Convention Bureau is pleased to announce Jure Domazet as the new Interim Chair of the Board. As Managing Director of Doma Group, Jure Domazet brings a… Read more »