CORE's Team

Nicky Burgess

Senior Events Co-Ordinator

Qualifications


Bachelor of Tourism Management

Contact details

E: nicola.burgess@core-ed.ac.nz

P: 03 421 7119

M: 021 916 844

Region: Canterbury

Professional Profile

With experience in large scale events and short courses I and a well-presented, highly personable and efficient event’s organiser. I have the ability to work independently in a changing and multi-tasking environment with numerous and competing deadlines. I have a strong marketing, health and safety, delivery focus and an active commitment to continuous improvement and quality standards. I have excellent communication skills and am comfortable working in a fast paced, hands-on, growth orientated work environment.

Expertise 

  • Event Management

  • Contract negotiation

  • Budget and financial control

  • Excellent communication

  • Confident and forward thinking  

Membership 

  • Canterbury Young Professional

  • CINZ

Awards 

  • Finalist in the New Zealand Event Awards for Emerging Event Professional of the Year 2016

  • 2015 Sensational Selwyn Award, Agri-business award winner for the South Island Agricultural Field Days

Personal statement 

I value education and continuous development, when i'm not at work I enjoy the outdoors and getting home to the farm. Interests of mine include the outdoors, agricultural sector and catching up with friends and family.