Mahalia Barnes brings Soul to Darwin

Homegrown blues icon Mahalia Barnes and her band the Soul Mates inspired and entertained those privileged to attend CGU’s Partner Dinner at  COBA Darwin 2015.

guests enjoy performance by Mahalia Barnes

For the ninth consecutive year Zest Events International was engaged by award winning Australian financial services icon CGU Insurance (IAG Group) to negotiate & leverage their sponsorship of COBA 2015.  This year the conference was held at the Darwin Convention Centre.  Zest’s role included negotiation and leveraging of CGU’s sponsorship including  the ‘CGU  AMI Emerging Leader Awards’ and organisation of  CGU’s Partner Dinner at SkyCity Darwin. 

Valued CGU partners were wined, dined and entertained by Mahalia Barnes through the night.  As the pictures show an awesome time had by one and all .

CGU has been supporting Australian families and businesses for over 160 years and is committed to community through workplace giving, the CGU foundation and its Reconciliation Action Plan. The partner dinner is key event for CGU that allows it to reward its clients in a convivial and relaxed environment.

Zest has deep expertise negotiating with and securing deals with potential sponsors; and in the organisation and project management of large corporate events including awards ceremonies. This reflects broader project management disciplines, business services expertise and the creative flair that Zest brings to corporate events, community events and festivals.

If you’d like Zest to help you conceive, organise or manage your next event, contact us – we’d love to hear from you!