The Event Company has been at the heart of the most successful corporate, government and special event projects executed across the Asia Pacific region for over 20 years.
We pride ourselves on creating and executing truly exceptional event experiences for our Clients.
Our attention to detail and our ability to meet and exceed Clients' expectations time and again, ensures our on-going success.
The Event Company is part of the Australian-based Staging Connections Group, which is renowned for its leading performance in event and staging services. Our close working relationship with Staging Connections Group provides us with access to 750 event professionals and a strong global network of event resources in over 100 locations worldwide.
We offer our Clients a full in-house specialist event service supported by a passionate team of experts focused on creating amazing events.
MEET THE AWARD-WINNING TEAM
Dedication, expertise, passion and the power of teamwork ignite The Event Company to go the extra mile for our Clients, and for every unique event experience we create. Our 50 passionate event experts, span several specialist departments, and work in harmony to deliver the perfect event experience for our Clients and their guests.
Ian was appointed Managing Director at The Event Company in November 2011 and has more than twenty years of expertise as a senior executive working with leading corporations in the finance, media, events and hospitality sectors across Australia, South East Asia and Europe.
Ian's career has also included working with the Seven Television Network in Australia for more than 7 years holding several senior finance roles – including Group Treasurer and Corporate Strategist, Group Finance Operations Manager and Commercial Manager of TV Operations.
He has brought his strong commercial experience and his deep passion for events to the leadership of The Event Company.
Executive Director, Account Servicing
Since her return from setting up an event company in both Shanghai and Beijing, China in 2012, Qifen’s colossal eight years events experience and expertise stretches over most major cities in Asia Pacific. Qifen is a walking ball of never-ending zany energy, she possesses Svengali project management and team building skills to perfectly manage and optimise every event, whilst possessing the natural flair for exceptional Client service and relationships. Always astute, candid, practical, proactive and solution orientated, Qifen ensures that her Clients receive her best professional advice at all times in the delivery of amazing events.
The engine room of The Event Company, Qifen heads up the Account Servicing and Event Management Department and provides strong leadership and expertise to 14 full time event specialists, who micromanage every aspect of the events they handle, to perfection. United by a passion for amazing events, and driven by energy and high achievement motivation, the team will work tirelessly and precisely to ensure the smooth, flawless management and execution of every Client event. Sharp, smart, proactive, solution orientated, deadline and budget focused, with strong skills in project management, logistics, and high attention to detail – The Event Company Account Servicing team will always go the extra mile to ensure your event is a success so all the objectives fully met and delivered.
Event Development Services
Creative thinkers who love strategy, creative concepting and ideation, Event Development are at the heart of the creative core of The Event Company. Event Development deliver fresh, creative event ideas and cutting edge creative concepts which utilise the latest industry innovations to ultimately enhance the event experience.
The team constantly strives to develop the most unique, creative event solutions and audience event experiences. Creative, energetic, serial brainstormers, free thinkers, compulsive researchers, ahead of the curve, against the grain and off-the-wall, the Event Development team are just brimming with 100% pure creativity and passion to take their Clients and Client events to a whole new dimension - so as to deliver the event experience of a lifetime.
Joel joined The Event Company in 2013, with a proven 12 year track record in event sales, working with leading event MNC’s and ASEAN event companies. Joel’s vast event experience comprises just about every possible event category, business sector and country in South East Asia. A consummate sales professional, Joel enjoys building relationships into partnerships, doing deals, adding value and delivering a "wow factor" for Clients.
Director, Key Accounts
Emma joined The Event Company in 2013, armed with extensive sales, senior client management and business development expertise. A seasoned sales and business development professional, Emma has built a track record of success with a number of leading financial MNC’s in UK and Singapore, as well as with some dynamic entrepreneurial start-ups. Emma has also contributed as a Board member of the British Chamber of Commerce (2010-2012) and worked as chairperson for various business committees.
Smooth operators, business focused, proactive heavyweights, the Sales team is passionate about building new, mutually beneficial Client relationships. With a mission of seeding and building new Client relationships, and with a high emphasis on exceptional Client partnership, Client service and relationships, Sales are the first point of Client contact. Sales are also the end-to-end owners of the new business effort, so they are definitely the deal makers of The Event Company. Joel leads the Sales team, who comprise of 5 very savvy sales professionals.
A seasoned events heavyweight, May has a pedigree of over 17 years international exhibition and event industry expertise. In a class of her own, May has both the know-how and a proven track record of success in all aspects of exceptional event execution, including concept development, logistic planning and execution, managing resources and vendors, P & L responsibility, post-event analysis and international team management.
Event Production & Technical Services
Veterans of producing live shows and creating production excellence, the Production Services team know that there is only one chance to get a live event experience 100% perfect on the day. Production Services work in close partnership with all the other departments at The Event Company to deliver a live event experience which is slickly produced, entertaining and which engages all the senses, informs, uplifts and leaves the audience with a positive impression for many years. The Production Services team are the guru's of staging excellence, build, AV and all the latest production and showtime techniques, which altogether positively enhance the audience event experience and which deliver the perfect event. May leads a team of production experts, whilst working closely with our dedicated, first class team of long serving and dedicated vendor partners
Director, Registration & Database Services
A Singapore Permanent Resident, Kylie is no newcomer to the Singapore event scene. Her 13 years of expertise and experience have provided her the opportunity to work as a venue owner, in an event management company and corporate travel. Since 2005, Kylie has focused on being an event registration specialist, enabled by her varied and extensive industry experience, attention to detail, energy, dedication, and reliability.
Registration & Data Services
A dedicated team who understand the complexities of event registration whilst maintaining premium levels of customer service. Driven with the desire to make each interaction an exceptional one, the team excel in providing a personal yet professional customer service. With exceptionally high Client service ethos, strong attention to detail and expertise in all the latest pioneering registration technologies, database management and payment collection, the registration team ensure they deliver added value to every event, without compromise. Energetic, friendly, highly professional and with a passion for people, the registration team will always impress.
Head, Creative Services
With a mighty 23 years experience working on leading global brands in various global HQ creative marketing leadership roles, Lesley brings with her a wealth of expertise from a wide array of industries including advertising, music, tobacco, drinks and IT. A Singapore Permanent resident, Lesley is driven by a passion for events and has extensive hands-on experience and expertise in creating unique, creative and imaginative events.
Creative & Design Department
Creative, artistic, brimming with fresh and innovative design ideas, the Creative & Design team comprise 7 Artisans who are passionate about delivering design excellence and a creative value-add to every Client event. Highly experienced and proven, our 3 full-time 2D designers and 4 full-time 3D designers benefit from a Design Studio powered with the latest Design technology and creative inspiration. Our team are also experts in creative ideation, concepting, designing, copywriting and styling. The Creative team, once assigned to an event will passionately champion every element of 2D and 3D design end-to-end, determining how the perfect event will look and feel and with creative genuinely enhancing the final event experience with a creative "wow factor".
A dedicated and highly effective team of support services complete The Event Company team ensuring that all departments have the administrative support required to deliver amazing and successful events for our Clients. Support services comprise: Finance & Procurement, IT and Human Resources.