Our Team

We believe in the power of live events – from performances and exhibitions, to conferences and events. We’re experts in event logistics and delivery, and our focus is on finding the right venue and creative solution to make each and every event a stand-out success.

Warrick Dent, General Manager Events & Experiences

Warrick Dent

General Manager Events & Experiences

Warrick leads the teams charged with the with the attraction and development of, and investment in, major, performance and business events, along with the management and operations of the various conference and performance venues in Wellington. 

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Gus Sharp

Gus Sharp

Event Sales and Planning Manager

Our unique venues cater for a calendar of world-class concerts, sporting events, exhibitions and performances all year round. Gus leads the sales team who work closely with international and local promoters and hirers to help deliver live performance events in our venues.

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Business Events Sales Team

Our team encompasses expertise from a range of backgrounds, including conference and exhibition management, premier catering and events, and tourism.

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Sarah Healy

Senior Business Development Manager

With extensive experience managing conferences and events, Sarah’s passion and experience in this space is invaluable. Sarah has also worked on a number of luxury events and travel itineraries across New Zealand.

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Brooke Bateman

Brooke Bateman

Business Development Manager

Brooke comes equipped with a wealth of event experience from her previous role as account manager for one of Auckland’s premier catering companies. Brooke has plenty of experience working alongside clients to produce memorable bespoke events.

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Sue Zhu

Sue Zhu

Business Development Support

Sue brings her impeccable coordination and communication skills from her previous roles across tourism, screen and the business sector in Wellington.

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Emmily Campbell

Emmily Campbell

Business Development Manager – Currently on maternity leave

Brings business events and luxury travel experience from her previous role at Tourism New Zealand and enjoys finding creative solutions to fit any style of event. Emmily currently on Maternity Leave and returning later in the year.

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Get in touch

Venues Wellington is part of WellingtonNZ, the team responsible for making the Wellington region wildly famous. We’re experts in event logistics and delivery, and our focus is on finding the right venue and creative solution to make each and every event a stand-out success. Contact the team today.

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