International Convention Centre Sydney’s (ICC Sydney) is proud to announce one of its world class team members has been recognised as the exhibition and event industry’s highest achiever at The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia’s (EEAA) annual Awards for Excellence.
Helen Mantellato, Business Development Manager at ICC Sydney was named the Unsung Hero for her unwavering commitment and outstanding contribution to the exhibition and events community over the last 36 years.
Jack Weatherby-Fell, Senior Event Manager from ICC Sydney was also selected as a finalist in the Richard Geddes Young Achiever Award category for his exceptional ability to deliver high impact, complex events.
ICC Sydney CEO Geoff Donaghy, said it was wonderful to see Helen’s dedication and skills recognised by industry peers in one of the toughest years the industry has ever faced.
“ICC Sydney’s success as Australia’s premier convention, exhibition and entertainment venue is a result of team members, such as Helen and Jack. We are immensely proud of their individual achievements and contribution to ICC Sydney in what has been a very challenging year.
“Part of our pre-opening team, Helen has been instrumental in helping ICC Sydney to build and now maintain excellent client relationships. Her experience in the exhibition industry and growth in international events has seen her help secure events of all scales and requirements to positively impact the venue, city and wider community.
Donaghy continued, “A highly regarded member of our event service team, Jack’s expertise is invaluable to ICC Sydney. He has been praised by his colleagues and clients alike for continuing to deliver excellent service for our clients with world class proficiency following the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.”