FCM M&E Our People

Experienced people creating epic events

We are a dedicated team of meeting and event specialists with a wide range of skills, both creative and practical. We organise your ideal events for large and small groups, as well as coordinating your group travel requirements. Our team are here to bring the vision of your dream event to life.

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At the heart of our service are our people.

They are the brain's trust and secret weapon behind the FCM Meetings & Event brand. They are the legends creating game-changing virtual and in-person experiences for brands and audiences around the world.

They are the creatives, designers, producers, storytellers, technology experts, event and travel specialists who bring years of dedication, knowledge and insight to the game – every time. What they care about most is creating events that give goosebumps. Smash expectations. Create connection. This is #FCMMeetingsandEvents. 

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Simone Seiler

General Manager of FCM Meetings & Events

Simone Seiler is the General Manager of FCM Meetings and Events, has over 21 years' experience in the travel and events industry and focuses on fostering an inclusive, purpose driven and collaborative workplace culture, influencing change and leading innovation, driving sales growth and improving overall business performance.
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Katie Fraser

Events Leader

In the events industry for over 20 years across 4 countries, Katie’s passion is the people and leading with authenticity. Her purpose in the Events Leader role is to nurture a culture of collaboration where people feel engaged, supported and empowered to deliver their best work. She believes anything is possible, is always amazed by what a team can achieve, and is inspired by the fun that can be had along the way.
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Sheri Veenstra

Group Travel National Business Leader

Sheri has worked across the travel and events industry for over 16 years with experience in retail, leisure, corporate group travel and event logistics. Sheri is passionate about creating powerful event and incentive programs that integrate client goals and delivers inspiring delegate experiences. Over the last 9 years she has worked with the group Travel team as a Travel consultant, Business Development Manager & most recently taking on the role of Business Leader - leading an incredible team of Group Travel specialists across Australia.
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Kerry Langkilde

Sales Leader

With 15 years in hospitality, corporate travel and events, Kerry has a passion for customer experience and connecting people. With extensive experience in Sales, Account Management and Technology, Kerry blends her knowledge and leadership experience to mentor and coach the sales team. Always inclusive and nurturing, Kerry's focus is to build lifelong relationships with our customers. 

 

Legends creating game-changing virtual and in-person experiences for brands and audiences around the world.

 

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Julie Pilcher

Senior Project Leader Events – 2IC

A skilled Senior Project Lead and has been an integral part of the FCM M&E team for the last 12 years. Highly energetic, motivated, loves the arts, is passionate about florals and has a strong eye for fabulous design.
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Carlita Glode

Senior Project Leader Events – 2IC

After working all over the globe Carlita now calls Brisbane home. From 20 to 10,000 guests, Carlita can make your event experience exceptional with an energetic approach to everything she works on and a commitment to success that’s unmatched.
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Elizabeth Sandercott

Senior Project Leader Events – 2IC

Elizabeth has over 10 years' experience both agency and client side in developing and curating experiences that create memories, and in her current role is passionate about coaching teams to identify areas for growth and innovation to achieve business outcomes and memorable event experiences.
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Lisa De Rui

Group Travel – 2IC

Lisa has worked in group travel solutions for over 25 years, curating unique itineraries and lasting memories. Her passion as our team’s 2IC, is partnering with corporate clients to build, create and execute their Group, Conference and Incentive travel requirements.
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David Twyman

Events Creative Director

David loves finding ways to blend creativity, production, messaging and audience experiences into highly engaging and artistically awesome projects. For almost 20 years, David has told stories through his work that connect and enrich people through digital and physical platforms and creative experiences. As Events Creative Director at FCM M&E, his goal is to excite clients with fresh and innovative ways to deliver their message.
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Cathy Broaders

Creative Services Lead

A resourceful senior events professional with a background across associations, ASX listed, private sector, government organisations. Cathy is passionate about providing customers with excellent creative services that enhance the event experience.
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Melanie Ivory

Studio & Creative Manager

Melanie Ivory is an experienced creative and project management pro with a holistic and strategic approach. Mel loves the story behind brands and creative, and all aspects of the conceptual process. Her holy grail is great ideas that are balanced with a sound strategic backbone.
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Cecil Simon

Commercial Analyst

Cecil supports the team as a Commercial Analyst. Having previously been exposed to accounting, Cecil enjoys simplifying convoluted financial data to help the team understand the impact of their efforts and stimulate growth

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