Charlene holds over15 years’ experience in commercial conferences, with global leaders such as IIR (now informa), Terrapinn and Corinium Intelligence having held senior positions leading teams across Product Conceptualisation, Marketing, Sponsorship acquisition, Sales and Operations.
Her career commenced at IIR’s South African operation in 2002, where she held production positions, before being promoted to Head of Production. In this role she was responsible for growing the team to 25 Conference & Course Producers led by 3 Divisional Managers and was instrumental in the strategic growth of numerous flagship large scale events (e.g. HR Africa, Biofuels Africa).
In 2010 she joined Terrapinn Australia as a Conference Director, and after only 9 months in the role was promoted to General Manager of the Capital Markets team. During this time she profitably turned around the Retirement Communities 2011 event and produced the flagship 2012 Cards & Payments large scale event (a AU$1million event).
In 2016, she joined Corinium Intelligence and successfully launched their Chief Data & Analytics Officer Public Sector summit before relocating from Sydney to Brisbane.
Charlene’s main role is to develop the Australian and broader Asia-Pacific markets for Energy Conference Network, with a focus on successfully launching their existing brands into these markets.
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