Agency cievents announced today that they have bolstered their leadership team to support their strategic expansion into the Asian market.
Carly Lewis steps into the role of director of sales, responsible for developing long-term relationships with customers and overseeing sales internationally. Her career began in New York, and she has since worked or travelled in more than 30 countries, ensuring a solid understanding of the needs of clients from around the world.
Livia Carrier was appointed as general manager of Hong Kong. Ms Carrier has over 15 years’ event management experience and has worked with many of cievents flagship clients during her seven years with the company.
"The Asian market represents a huge growth area for us. As demand for our services in the area grew, we identified this as a key opportunity to offer senior leadership support, providing clients in the region with world class event management," said Natalie Simmons, global general manager at cievents.
Demand for events services within Asia continues to rise with the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux reporting that 30% of international business events delegates are from Asia.