CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park – located in the heart of the Melbourne & Olympic Parks sports and entertainment precinct – has announced the appointment of its new Conference & Events Sales Manager, Laura Reddaway.
With over a decade of experience as an event specialist across international trade shows and venues, Laura will oversee bookings for Melbourne’s newest venue as anticipation builds for the official opening next year.
Commenting on the new appointment, Lara Burnes, General Manager of Premier Events & Experiences, says Laura will be fundamental in bringing CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park’s market-leading offering to life, while contributing to the rebuild of Melbourne’s events industry.
“Laura’s invaluable talent will help our team deliver marvellous moments and epic events for our clients – and ultimately, begin to reinvigorate our beautiful city’s events culture.
“We cannot wait to showcase to Melburnians, Australians and the world just how special our new venue will be when it opens in 2021.”
Laura’s experience includes positions with AIME, the leading meetings and conventions event in the Asia Pacific region, and ICMSA where she has also worked on some of the largest international conferences in Australia, including the World Congress on Public Health and the World Park Congress.
“I am delighted to be joining a team at the heart of Melbourne’s sporting and entertainment culture and to represent one of most versatile and exciting new venues in Australia as we prepare to open our doors.
“CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park is unique – embracing everything that Melbourne is iconic for and standing proudly in our prime entertainment precinct. Our new facilities promise to be some of the most exciting in the world – I’m thrilled to help our clients bring a whole new calibre of experiences to life,” said Laura Reddaway, Conference & Events Sales Manager.