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Joanne Kane

Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia

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Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia

Bio

I am an experienced convention, event and business manager with over 20 years experience and a demonstrated history of working with private, government and not for profit organizations. With outstanding communication skills, I have built dynamic and supportive relationships with key clients, stakeholders and business partners by providing customised services to each, paying close attention to the client's vision.

I am resourceful and possess a contagious enthusiasm for every project undertaken. 

I am an experienced convention, event and business manager with over 20 years experience and a demonstrated history of working with private, government and not for profit organizations. With outstanding communication skills, I have built dynamic and supportive relationships with key clients, stakeholders and business partners by providing customised services to each, paying close attention to the client's vision. I am resourceful and possess a contagious enthusiasm for every project undertaken. 

I am highly skilled in:
• Event and Convention Management
• Team Leadership
• Program Management
• Social Media• Marketing
• Stakeholder Management 
• Training
• Community engagement

My current role at RIMPA encompasses a wide and diverse range of roles and responsibility's involving the overall marketing and communications strategy for the organisation along with the preparation, planning and execution of the annual convention.

Events planned, delivered and managed include:
• RIMPA Live Convention and Trade Show  (RIMPA) 2019
• Burleigh Low N Slow BBQ Festival 2015, 2016 & 2017
• Women Health and Wellbeing Expo 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016
• Mudgeeraba Street Party 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017
• Robina Community Christmas Carols held at CBUS Stadium 2016
• Gold Coast Pet & Animal Expo 2014 & 2015
• Opera at the Channon 2013, 2014 & 2015• Groove N Food Festival 2012, 2013, 2014
• Reedy Creek Shopping Village Xmas and Birthday Celebration 2013 & 2014
• Burleigh Rotary Community Christmas Carols 2012 & 2013

Prior to 2010 I have worked in various roles which has added invaluable experiences and skills to my business management toolkit.I have also been a business owner (Breeze Events) and managed the family construction business (J and B Projects).

I have been heavily involved with the local community on the Gold Coast serving as Community Services Director (2011-2016) and President (2017) on the Board of the Rotary Club of Burleigh Heads.