Elizabeth worked for marketing, communications and events agency Opus as a graduate and worked her way up to senior event manager level. She joined BI’s event design team in January 2011.
Boss says "Elizabeth has been with us for a year and she has added another dimension to the team. Her creativity, flair and production experience has complemented the design team brilliantly," says David Battley, director of events.
Career high Managing a cruise ship launch with Andrea Bocelli, KT Tunstall and Lulu.
Worst event moment I took a group to the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin and eight of the senior managers got stuck in the lift. They were due to go up the CN Tower in Toronto the next day and it put them off lifts a bit.
I wish I’d run... The Royal Wedding. It’s our heritage and the global reach of it was something of which we should be proud.
Alternative career I used to want to be a teacher but now I couldn’t imagine being in any other industry.
My next step I’d like to be more client-facing in a sales role and be out there winning business.