Queensland-based event management company, AST Management Pty Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Russell Bennett as General Manager, effective 4 December 2014.
In his new capacity, Bennett will be responsible for the company’s operations, leading the team and the management of client and supplier relationships.
Bennett brings with him more than 35 years of management experience, specialising in Audio Visual, Operational and Sales and Marketing Management. He spent over 15 years in general management roles with companies including Staging Connections, Microhire and Staging Dimensions.
“We are pleased to welcome Russell to AST Management” said Director Peter Sugg, “His in-depth management experience, event industry knowledge and operations expertise, make Russell the ideal person to expand the business with the introduction of new services designed to make conference management more efficient and effective”.
Bennett commented, “I’m delighted to be joining AST and complimenting the great team there with not only my management skills but also my years of experience in event staging to enhance the experience of delegates to our clients conferences”.