Sydney’s leading specialty event venue, The Star Event Centre, has welcomed seasoned industry expert, Steve Chezzi, as Technical Manager to lead their award-winning team of over 50 audio-visual (AV) event professionals.
Equipped with over 16 years of technical event management and broadcast experience, Mr Chezzi brings knowledge working for a diverse range of clients in multi-disciplinary production and event environments. Having previously held senior technical positions at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre and Efex Design and Creative, his expertise lies in delivering successful indoor and outdoor events, including live event broadcasts, gala dinners, conferences and product launches.
Mr Chezzi is honored to lead the venue’s world-class AV team, utilising the venue’s latest technology to reimagine the possibilities of AV production.
“It is a privilege to join the world-class team at the Event Centre and to work with experienced AV professionals who are committed to delivering events that continue to innovate and push the boundaries of technical production.
“It is an exciting time to join the Event Centre. The Star’s commitment to invest half a million dollars annually into the latest AV technology, ensures the venue will remain at the forefront of delivering superior technical event production; allowing us to think differently about how we use audio and visual elements to revolutionalise events,” said Mr Chezzi.
In addition to Mr Chezzi’s appointment, The Star Event Centre recently welcomed industry leader Tim Jenkins as Senior Technical Producer in September 2016.
Melinda Madigan, General Manager Marketing & Entertainment, is delighted to welcome Mr Chezzi to the team of AV experts producing unforgettable events that continue to thrill guests.
“We are pleased to welcome Steve Chezzi as Technical Manager at The Star Event Centre, strengthening our offering and ensuring we deliver the wow-factor for events of all shapes and sizes.
“His event expertise, combined with the wealth of new technology in the Event Centre – including our brand new cinema screen – signals another strong year for us with upcoming events including the ARIA Awards, AACTA Awards, and the Women World Changers Summit,” said Ms Madigan.
Recognised as one of the most technically advanced venues in Australia, the Event Centre was awarded best Technical & Creative Production – In-house AV Services team by Meetings and Events Australia (NSW) in 2015 and 2016.