Industry People

Microhire lights up the 2017 Vinnies CEO Sleepout

Karyn Cullen, Microhire Business Development Manager, forfeited the comforts of her warm home last night by participating in the annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout, which aimed to raise… Read more »

AVPartners celebrates 10 years providing leading audiovisual solutions at Australia’s top venues

Leading audiovisual company AVPartners has celebrated its 10 year anniversary. AVPartners is an in-house audiovisual provider, operating nationally, to deliver exceptional event experiences. Launching in 2007 with… Read more »

The Australian Event Awards welcomes new co-chair to the judging panel

Brenda LaPorte has the joined the Australian Event Awards as co-chair of the independent industry judging panel. Brenda most recently served as the General Manager of Strategy,… Read more »

Destination NSW appoints new GM Regional

Destination NSW CEO Sandra Chipchase announced today that Mr Stephen Mahoney will be joining the Destination NSW team as General Manager – Regional. “Stephen brings extensive travel… Read more »

cievents balancing motherhood with a career

by Fiona Batten, General Manager Australia, cievents The ultimate question we are likely to face as mothers is how to find that delicate balance between family, children… Read more »

Tourism Australia’s 50th anniversary celebrated with EEAA mentoring dinner for young business event professionals

As Tourism Australia prepares to celebrate 50 years of promoting Australia to the world, the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) has joined up with Tourism… Read more »

Ali Copeman appointed new CINZ Approved PCO Group Chairperson

Ali Copeman has been appointed the Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Approved Professional Conference Organiser (PCO) Group Chairperson. Ali is a CINZ PCO member based in… Read more »

Visit Sunshine Coast appoints global events specialist

Visit Sunshine Coast (VSC) has appointed Kylee Daniel in a newly created role as Events Marketing Specialist. Kylee has a strong background in the events marketing sector,… Read more »

Megan Peters announced Australian Event Manager of the Year

Megan Peters, Event Director at International Productions has been announced Event Manager of the Year 2016 at the Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) National Awards Gala held… Read more »

Events industry gets behind the Australian Event Awards as categories and criteria launched for 2017

Ticketing platform Local Tickets is the latest industry player to get behind the Australian Event Awards, putting their name on the Event Award for Best Regional Event…. Read more »