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Getting the Event Brief (The start of something beautiful)
Establishing the brand (Exposure beyond the event)
Styling the event (More than just the look and feel)
Bring in the Digital Dude (Barry White)
The Venue and Catering (The essentials)
In-house Production (Making it happen)
The vision and values (From the Tribal Leader)
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Natalie Dillon has worked in some of Sydney’s most prominent venues. She has done a stint in London (as every Australian should) and has even found time to start a gorgeous family. Natalie is currently the Event Sales Manager at SCG Events and Allianz Stadium and we are loving her answers to our probing questions. We are delighted to introduce you to Natalie and hope you enjoy getting to know another fabulous Event Birdie Pro…
Give us a snap shot of your career to date
The most memorable event you have worked on and why?
What did you ‘learn the hard way’ when planning an event?
What are three personality traits that are required to succeed in the events industry?
If you could share one piece of advice to those starting out in the industry what would it be?
What song always gets you on the dance floor?
Favourite type of food?
How would your friends describe your job?
Describe yourself in two words?
How do you unwind after a big event?
When entertaining at home what do you cook?
What do you prefer, cocktail party or sit-down dinner?
What’s your drink of choice at an event?
Favourite party theme?
It’s event day – heels or flats?
Why do you love your job?