Corporate & Leisure Events have over 25 years’ experience in planning and hosting successful conferences, incentives and leisure escapes across both corporate and private clients Australia-wide and internationally.
Whether you are planning a Corporate Event or wish to join one of our Leisure Escapes, we guarantee you will receive our personal attention with on-going involvement of one of our own directors in every engagement from start to finish.
Founded by Deborah Vaughan in 1992, Corporate & Leisure Events (CLE) is one of Australia’s most respected event management companies. Our breadth of knowledge and expertise continues to earn us high marks for client satisfaction, with over 90% of our business coming from client referrals and word of mouth.
Deborah Vaughan – Founder & Director
With over 25 years’ experience in Marketing & Event Management. Deborah is well respected within the industry by clients and colleagues alike and maintains strong relationships with key strategic partners and industry leaders. Deborah utilises her skills in financial management, marketing and planning with a focus on detail and successful results.
Brendan Vaughan – Director
Brendan has over 30 years’ experience as an accountant overseeing all financial aspects of Corporate & Leisure Events, and is also a partner in a Brisbane medium size chartered accountancy firm.
Merrilee Howard – Business Development Manager
Merrilee has a background in the Travel and Tourism industries with extensive experience managing national events and incentives. She has worked for two leading travel groups in retail and wholesale, and worked internationally in the major corporate sector.
Luke Vaughan – Event Co-ordinator
Luke is currently studying Business Management at University of Queensland and works part time assisting with management of various events – conferences, golf days, gala events.
Luke is passionate about events, sport and travel and is our specialist on Japan and Hawaii – his 2 great loves skiing & surfing.
He is developing an expertise in marketing and brings a new level of experience to the team.
How can we help you?
• Free Venue Sourcing
• Full or Part Event Management
• Development of Incentive Programs
• Tailor-made Leisure Escapes
• Project Marketing
We are obsessed with delivering excellence, so whether you are planning a high end incentive, annual conference, or looking for a unique leisure escape – don’t hesitate to contact us for assistance .
Australia: +61 7 3892 3665