Global Travel Media » Blog Archive » The Star Sydney wins at the Meetings & Events Australia Industry Awards

Home » Accolades » Currently Reading:

The Star Sydney wins at the Meetings & Events Australia Industry Awards

April 9, 2018 Accolades No Comments Email Email

The Star Sydney has been crowned the winner of the ‘In-House Events Management Team: In-House Corporate’ category in the annual Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) NSW Industry Awards, held last night in Sydney.

The Award recognises the hard work The Star’s internal team puts into managing high profile events at The Star Event Centre, including The AACTA Awards, The ARIA Awards, the GQ Man of The Year Awards, The Greatest Showman red carpet premiere, and sell-out concerts for pop acts including Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry and Tom Jones. In addition, The Star Event Centre regularly hosts events on behalf of government tourism bodies and trade agencies, playing an active role in promoting Australia as a premier destination for international visitors.

Celebrating the wins, Greg Hawkins, Managing Director at The Star Sydney commented on the performance of the close-knit events management team.

“We are honoured to be recognised for the hard work our team puts into making every event at The Star Event Centre a seamless success.

“This award is an acknowledgement of a high-performing group who work in an inclusive, creative and consultative way. They ensure everyone in the team, from sales executives to waitstaff, has a holistic view of each event and an understanding of how their role contributes to the success of the business as a whole,” said Mr Hawkins.

The Star’s Director of Events, Samantha Valente accepted the awards on behalf of the team at The Star Events Centre.

The Star has won numerous MEA awards including the National Award for Best Specialty Venue 2017, 2016 and 2015, MEA NSW Award for Best In-House AV Team 2015 and 2016, and entry to the Hall of Fame in 2017.

Comment on this Article:

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

Platinium Partnership


Elite Partnership Sponsors


Premier Partnership Sponsors


Official Media Event Partner


Global Travel media endorses the following travel publication




11 12