Event Planners Australia Appoints Deputy Managing Director
25-Nov-2010 | Event Planners Australia - part of the MCI Group has announced the promotion of Catherine Reilly AFMEA, to the newly created position of Deputy Managing Director.Reporting to Managing Director Ray Shaw and CEO Robin Lokerman, Catherine will take on responsibility for the running of the company’s day to day operations and executive management team and will maintain full leadership of the national business development team.
Catherine’s appointment allows Ray Shaw, Managing Director to focus on further expansion of MCI services in Australia and abroad, and allows for greater involvement and engagement within the business events industry. Both Ray and MCI are confident in their appointment of Catherine to Deputy Managing Director, and believe the new role will enhance the company’s business operations.
“Catherine has demonstrated her capabilities serving as Acting Managing Director since June 2010,” commented Ray Shaw. “This promotion is well deserved and a pivotal next step in her career and in cementing our company’s future expansion with MCI”.
Catherine joined Event Planners Australia’s founding company in 2000, working in operations and business development until 2005 when she accepted a business development role in a top tier law firm. She returned to Event Planners’ Executive Management Team in July 2007 where she played a key role in preparing the company for its merger with MCI which was announced in May 2010.
For further information please contact:
Deputy Managing Director
Tel: +61 3 9320 8605
Tel: +61 3 9320 8610