Audio-visual (AV) itself is a powerful tool, but creative AV is even more powerful. It goes beyond purely communicating a message to creating meaning to the message and its context. In this way, imaginative audio visual solutions can become an event professionals’ strongest weapon in their arsenal, greatly improving the marketability of a product or service. Below, we highlight how creative AV was used successfully in a recent event to sell not a product or service, but even a destination – Australia’s capital, Canberra.
What does a “money can’t buy experience” look like in 2017? When this brief hit the desk Staging Connections’ Sydney team went into action to provide a turn-key event solution for Honda Motorcycles India’s Dealer Incentive.
The second annual and fiercely competitive, Hilton F&B Masters is a multi-faceted competition that encourages Hilton food and beverage employees to showcase their talents to both management and industry colleagues. With a recent $4 million dollar refurbishment, Hilton Brisbane was the perfect venue to host the prestigious event. As in-house AV and event services provider, the event gave Staging Connections the chance display their own expertise in AV production services and venue management support, and reinforce the fifteen year strong partnership between Staging Connections and Hilton.
Staging Connections was tasked with working seamlessly in three locations across New Zealand – SKYCITY Convention Centre, SKYCITY Theatre and Crown Plaza – for the country’s largest annual technology conference, Microsoft Ignite.
Staging Connections was tasked with the unique job of creating a flawless and welcoming atmosphere for Basma and Mohammad’s opulent and unforgettable wedding reception for 201 special guests at the Langham Auckland. The spectacularly beautiful reception, would be complemented and enhanced by the pink and purple décor via creative use of lighting and drapery.
Every year in January, cycling enthusiasts from around Australia and the world make the pilgrimage to the rolling hills of Adelaide for the Santos Tour Down Under. For the 19th consecutive year, Staging Connections has worked collaboratively with Events South Australia, producing spectacular event services over the nine-day cycling event. Producing a mix of events, from gala dinners to street parties, Staging Connections has helped to create an incredible atmosphere for riders, visitors and locals.
It was a decadent black and gold affair for this year’s annual gala dinner for Morris Corp. The mining and construction asset management service provider hosted the annual leadership conference and gala dinner at QT Hotel on the Gold Coast and engaged Staging Connections to bring the event vision to life through set design and styling for 165 guests.
With its unrivalled beachside location and 5 star facilities, the Gold Coast’s Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort is also renowned for their ability to host a great event, with the New Year’s Eve Ball the pinnacle social event on their calendar. This year the venue wanted to push the boundaries and challenged long-term in-house event services provider, Staging Connections, with providing guests with a new and unique experience that also showcased the property.
If you visited The Arts Centre Gold Coast on Friday 27 January you could be mistaken for thinking you had just arrived in Vietnam! Staging Connections partnered with Elevate Communication (Elevate) to deliver an authentic Vietnamese themed cocktail party for PGT-RECLAIMED (Australia) – the Australian distributor of the Vietnamese-founded furniture company. Held in the beautiful Panorama Suite, the intimate event coincided with the celebration for Tet – the Vietnamese Lunar Year.