Of her almost 15 years event and marketing experience, Belinda's portfolio delivering large scale events and conferences expands over 20 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and North America, having spent 7 years abroad. Upon return to Melbourne, Belinda found opportunity to establish The Social Crew in 2014.
Belinda has created events for world leaders, produced major sporting and music events, launched art exhibitions in Europe's most prolific galleries and spaces, coordinated major international conferences, designed galas with huge seating plans, held ripper parties in Istanbul's ruins, London's crypts, Milan's fashion houses and New York's lofts and directed live shows for some of the worlds most prominent musicians. All the while, delivering events and campaigns for some of the world’s most recognisable brands such as Nike, Barclays Capital, Sainsburys, British Airways, Crumpler and produced major projects in a variety of industries for PGA Tour, London Olympics, Taste Festivals, White Night Melbourne, Melbourne Festival, Pause Fest and plenty more.
Belinda's strength lies in her ability to create and curate unique experiences and interesting concepts, in turn, marketing events for maximum impact and exposure. She's also a pretty good hustler. Check out her other projects in SIDE HUSTLE.
In her spare time, Belinda is often found running her gallery/art space Besser Space, at gigs, travelling across the world or chilling out with friends by a campfire. She once ran the New York marathon, but vows never to do it again.
Holly's experience in the event industry includes major sporting events and trade shows within Australia, Europe and the UK having most recently worked on the Good Food and Wine show, Australian Open and Pause Fest.
Her experience project managing areas of events such as broadcast, logistics, talent and speaker management provides our crew with a great all rounder with credible insight into presentation of events from an audience perspective.
Majoring in French and fashion, delivering projects at Paris Fashion Week, Holly is motivated, personable and enthusiastic, especially when rolling out some fancy french words.
When she is not rounding up the masses, Holly is also a regular on the hockey and field tracks rounding up the wins.
Briony Sacre, Event Coordinator
Since completing a Bachelor in Business Event and Convention Management at Southern Cross University in 2014, Briony's portfolio has seen her deliver events across Melbourne, Brisbane and London, UK.
Briony's experience working within boutique venues, including boutique design hotel, ACE Hotel London, has seen her execute events for a wide range of clientele across fashion, advertising, music for brands such as Nike, Adidas, Calvin Klein, H&M, delivering both small and large-scale events such as conferences, product launches, meetings, workshops, dinners and exclusive events.
Her direct experience with site visits, pre-event meetings with clients and third party suppliers allows her to understand event requirements from both sides of the fence.
Briony is an energetic, results-orientated and client focused events professional, who is highly efficient Event Coordinator.
Briony has travelled South America and Europe extensively and loves to share stories of her adventures. We can vouch for the fact that she has the best photo of Bolivia's Salt Lake getting around..
Ellie Kent, Designer
Since graduating from her Masters in Performance Design in 2015, Ellie, has been freelancing as a set and costume designer and working part-time in an architecture firm.
Designing within industries of theatre and architecture, enables Ellie’s broader realm of space-making, including exhibition design, retail design, events and activation to draw on the fields of contemporary art, and literature.
Ellie has a strong understanding of what’s involved in delivering built projects, having grown up working in my mother’s architectural practice.
Ellie’s experience encompasses a wide variety of tasks such as analysing sites, preparing finishes schedules & sample boards, composing and laying out client presentations, designing signage, drafting and in-house model-making.
Past experience locally with Malthouse Theatre, and internationally in Berlin’s Schaubuhne Theatre and Aurel Scheibler Galerie also provide Ellie with the international experience synonymous across our crew.
Jack Hollenberg, Communications Coordinator
After completing our winter internship program, Jack officially joined our crew as Communications Coordinator in 2018.
Currently completing his Bachelor of Communication at RMIT specialising in journalism and pop culture, Jack’s valuable writing skills and pop culture knowledge ensure we are on the ball when it comes to coordinating effective content for our clients’ events and festivals.
A volunteer at Collingwood community radio station, SYN, Jack’s experience producing and presenting a weekly radio show “New and Approved”, which led to him being selected by Brisbane community radio station, 4ZZZ to interview showcasing acts at BIGSOUND.
Alongside his radio experience, coordinating live music events, managing social media and snapping and recording of interviews with artists such as MGMT, Billie Eilish, Jack Antonoff and Cub Sport is a huge asset to our team’s cultural presence in the industry.
When he’s not working with us, Jack is a barista saving for his overseas adventures to the US and Japan with his sights set on New Zealand next.
On the weekends you’ll find Jack at home with his cat Peppa or at a gig or festival - usually in the photo pit.