CWT Meetings & Events, today announced that Wayne Castle has been appointed director, CWT Meetings & Events, Australia and New Zealand. Based in Sydney, he reports to Steven Smith, senior director, CWT Meetings & Events, Asia Pacific.
Castle has more than 25 years’ experience managing and directing events with companies such as Total Concept Exhibitions & Events, Special Events Management Pty Ltd and Haymarket IPMG Pty Ltd. He joins CWT from the Australian Water Association where he was National Commercial Manager since 2012.
Commenting on the appointment, Steven Smith, said “We are thrilled to welcome Wayne to our team at CWT Meetings & Events. His leadership qualities and vast experience in executing large scale events will add great value to our service offering in the Australian and New Zealand markets.”
Castle added: “These are interesting times for the meetings and events industry, which is currently very buoyant. I’m excited to be joining CWT Meetings & Events, which is a highly reputed and well-known global brand.”
Castle is a regular speaker at events throughout Asia Pacific, and has made recent appearances at Dalian University in China, the New Zealand Government Trade Conference and the University of NSW in Sydney.