Industry People

David Pugh – at the forefront of Brisbane’s culinary reputation – wins Lifetime Achiever Award

David Pugh, Former Queensland Ambassador Chef, leading restaurateur and now Executive Sous Chef at Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) has been presented with the Lifetime Achiever… Read more »

AVPartners promotes Nathan Hinschen to Partner at Novotel Brisbane

In the role, Mr Hinschen will oversee a team delivering creative audiovisual solutions for meetings, conferences, gala dinners and other events at the popular Brisbane venue. After… Read more »

Lisa Golding joins The Appointment Group

The Appointment Group – Asia Pacific has announced the appointment of Lisa Golding as Operations Manager – Global Events APAC. Lisa brings over twenty (20) years’ experience… Read more »

AccorHotels appoints new Director of Sales & Marketing, New Zealand, Fiji and French Polynesia

AccorHotels New Zealand is pleased to announce that Kerrie Hannaford has been appointed as the new Director of Sales & Marketing, New Zealand, Fiji and French Polynesia,… Read more »

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 »