Seminar Series

Creating Winning Partnerships

with Mildie Meyer-Els, former Barfoot & Thompson Sponsorship Manager

  • What are your biggest sponsorship pain points?
  • Sponsorships v Partnerships – how do they differ?
  • How do you engage your audience?

Mildie Meyer-Els, events sponsorship and brand activation specialist, will share her extensive experience in this not-to-be-missed seminar series focussed on the New Zealand sponsorship landscape.

Former Sponsorship Manager for Barfoot & Thompson, Mildie’s seven year tenure in the role culminated with the company’s high profile sponsorship of the World Master’s Games 2017 - winner of the 2017 Sports Event Sponsorship of the Year Award at the New Zealand Event Awards. A consummate professional, Mildie herself was also a finalist for the Event Sponsorship Professional of the Year 2017 Award.

Passionate about the power sponsorships and events can bring to a brand, Mildie has worked with sponsorship budgets both large and small including projects for the Starship Foundation, Fast 5 Netball, Auckland Rugby, The Blues, and many more. Mildie believes in making the most of opportunities, regardless of budget. Money should not be an obstacle to a job well done!

So are you taking a strategic view of your event’s sponsorship and partnership opportunities? Are you a Sponsorship professional looking to maximise your investment? Do you need to understand the potential of a true partnership relationship?

Grab this opportunity to learn from the best, and network with your peers!

Auckland: Monday 28 May, 12.00pm to 2.30pm,
The Sandbox, Level 22, PwC Tower, 188 Quay Street
Napier: Tuesday 5 June, 12.00pm to 2.30pm,
48 Marine Parade, Napier
Wellington: Wed 6 June, 9.30am to 12.00pm, CBD venue TBC
Wanaka: Thursday 7 June, 9.30am to 12.00pm,
Wanaka Recreation Centre, Sir Tim Wallis Drive, Three Parks
Christchurch: Fri 8 June, 9.30am to 12.00pm,
ChristchurchNZ, BNZ Centre, Lvl 3 (West), 101 Cashel St


$35.00+GST for NZEA members / $55.00+GST for non-members

Places are strictly limited, book your place now in the portal below!

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