The Kojo Group’s leading event business, Kojo Events, is thrilled to announce the strategic appointment of Andrew Ely as Executive Producer.
Based in Melbourne, Andrew’s role will be primarily focused on delivering projects for existing key clients but will also see him play a significant part in developing Kojo Events’ ever expanding new business sector.
Andrew Ely says, “I came to Kojo Events because I saw a young and dynamic group of talented people with passion and enthusiasm for their work. If I can tap into that even a little bit, I’ll be a happy man.”
“I love making great ideas work and I believe in building relationships with our clients that are built on trust and mutual respect,” says Ely.
Head hunted from London, Andrew has spent the last 20 years in the United Kingdom, working for clients such as Eurotunnel, Sony Pictures, Skandia, NAB, Twinings, and Lucent Technologies. Following his successful role in directing production for the Australian pavilion at Shanghai World Expo 2010, Kojo Events lured Andrew away from London to work on their own Shanghai based project; Connections 2010 for DEECD.
Established in 2001, Kojo Events has become one of Australia’s top-flight event agencies operating today, and has managed projects of considerable size and complexity in over 20 countries down to technical perfection. Now with Andrew as a part of the team, Kojo Events will endeavour to continue to grow as a leader in the industry.
Daniel Tippett, Kojo Events’ – Managing Director says, “With a world of experience, and a strong technical background, Andrew is the vital pragmatist. Andrew matches a project’s objectives to Kojo Events’ creative outlook, and creates a new, combined vision at a realistic cost; a valuable addition to our team.”