The Star Event Centre was named the best Specialty Event Venue in NSW and their exceptional AV team were recognised by being awarded the best Technical & Creative Production – In-house AV Services team.
Celebrating the win, Greg Hawkins, Managing Director at The Star commented on the immense achievement of winning two significant and highly coveted categories of the awards program.
“The Star Event Centre opened its doors in January 2013 and since then it has become a real icon of Sydney’s events and entertainment industry, hosting major events including the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards, the Australian Recording Industry Awards (ARIAs), the World Business Forum as well as charity events for leading organisations including the Sony Foundation and a raft of A-list international acts including Coldplay, Ricky Martin, Alicia Keys and One Direction.
“We are delighted to be recognised for our outstanding venue, our incredible team and our astonishing in-house technical capabilities; these three combined have proved a winning combination for The Star,” said Mr Hawkins.
As the winner in two categories of the state awards, The Star Event Centre will go on to battle it out for the national winners’ position at the MEA National Awards Dinner on Hamilton Island, 26 May 2015.