When it comes to finding that dream job, knowing what’s happening locally and which event companies are hot will help you go a long way! Who’s got the best clients? What type of work do the agencies do? Who works where? Remembering directors names and some of their recent projects will put you ahead of the curve. To get you started, here are some of our favourite event companies to watch in Melbourne. Jump on their websites or social media and get stalking. You’ll be glad you did.
Frank Wild is a Melbourne based contemporary event production company made up of two event directors that specialise in a variety of areas including cultural, sustainable and experimental events. Adding their own flare to all projects, Frank Wild offer a personalised approach to managing events working closely with clients to produce outstanding results. Frank has recently worked on some outstanding projects including Melbourne Spring Fashion week, an assortment of brand activations, numerous music festivals and plenty more. Frank Wild are definitely an up and coming event company to watch!
Dot Dot Dash
Melbourne’s own Dot Dot Dash are event management and marketing experts offering a complete event service. The team have a diverse portfolio across a variety of sectors, from lifestyle, fashion, sport, government, arts and finance. The team work with both large scale corporate companies and small emerging brands. Dot Dot Dash have an eye for innovative design and event theming giving a creative flair to everything they touch and creating memorable experiences for clients and attendees alike. Some recent projects include; Unwrap Etsy, Good Beer Week and Sapporo Luna Markets.
The Social Crew
The Social Crew are a team of collaborative event, marketing, film and design professionals who deliver a range of services in event management, event production and design, film production, marketing and social media strategy. The Social Crew are renowned in the event industry for delivering impeccably well organised and smooth running events. Some recent projects include The Age Music Victoria and Hall of Fame Awards, White Night Melbourne, Leaps and Bounds Music Festival and Melbourne Now Exhibition.
Perfect events are passionate event professionals who believe that a perfect event is an experience that starts well before the ticket is purchased, viewing every project with a holistic approach. Perfect Events specialise in not-for-profit, association, corporate and special events, helping to raise a huge $10 Million through the events that they have produced in the last three years. Some recent ventures include; The Victorian WaterAid Ball, VIVA Multicultural Festival, Parkinson’s Victoria – A Walk In The Park and Guide Dogs Victoria – Dog Unite Walk.
Damm Fine Foods
Damm Fine Foods are a team of chefs, stylists and operational staff that produce a variety of events such as weddings, cocktail parties and major corporate functions. With their key focus and passion being centered around food it makes sense that Damm Fine Foods are the exclusive caterers of a number of amazing venues such as; Alto Event Space, The George Ballroom and Ellis Street Studio.
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