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August 2021 Breakfast: Celebrating the Gifts of the 2032 Olympics
24 August @ 6:45 am - 8:30 am$37.50 – $47.50
Join us at our August breakfast to celebrate and learn about how you can leverage the 2032 Olympics for your business.
We are super excited that Oriana Wyrozebska, General Manager Tourism and Investment at MBRIT, and Andy Davison, Acting General Manager Industry at Brisbane EDA, are joining forces (#TeamMoretonBay + #TeamBrisbane) to reveal to you the opportunities the 2032 Olympics could present for your business.
This is a not-to-be missed event.
The Olympics has the potential to be Australia’s North Star … to escalate our pandemic recovery and to put our fabulous city on the map.
Andy offers insights from his experience working on both the London and Rio Olympics. He has seen how the Olympics can transform the fabric of a city. He knows that 98% of the whole Olympic spend went to local businesses.
At this meeting you will:
* Learn how the Olympics in London and Rio were levered for business
* Discover how small business can access and grow around an Olympics
* Find out about the amazing business opportunities the Olympics will facilitate for your business
* Enjoy a fabulous celebration of where we’re at and where we are heading
Andy’s role as General Manager, Industry Growth and Trade at Brisbane Economic Development Agency, involves supporting local businesses grow and succeed whilst attracting new business and investment into Brisbane.
A diplomat for over 20 years, Andy has led trade and investment portfolios across the UK, Europe, Africa and South Asia. Prior to joining Brisbane EDA, he worked with cities in the US, Middle East, South America, ASEAN and China to deliver growth and investment programs and campaigns.
Andy was also involved in leveraging the Olympics for business for both the London and Rio Olympics.
As General Manager, Tourism and Investment at MBRIT, Oriana leads the team developing and delivering the tourism destination management plan for the Moreton Bay region, including industry development, experience development and informing government policy to unlock opportunities and address barriers.
Oriana is a property valuer and investment broker by profession, having led a number of hotel portfolio transactions across EMEA, Asia and Australia. Over the past decade, Oriana led Brisbane’s hotel investment strategy to attract and deliver 5,000 new hotel rooms into the city.
Book before Friday 20 August 2021 to secure your earlybird ticket.