Philip Gardner

Philip Gardner

Chief Information Officer
Sydney, NSW

Phil Gardner is the Chief Information Officer at Encore Event Technologies Group, leading the IT and Procurements Departments. In his 8 years at Encore (previously Staging Connections Group), Phil has been a constant source of innovation, design, development and implementation of key business systems and processes with a particular focus on reducing costs and complexity from the business as a whole. 

Phil’s experience stems from 13 years serving in the British Army as a Warrant Officer.  During his military career he served in many different roles from bringing new equipment into service, maintaining radar systems to building the first PC networks. Since then for the last 18 years he has worked in almost every role of IT from helpdesk, application, infrastructure, programming to senior management in both the public and private sectors.  His last role before joining Staging in 2008 was as the CIO for Chubb Australia.

Tony Chamberlain

Managing Director
Sydney, NSW

Malcolm Craig

Chief Financial Officer
Sydney, NSW

Philip Gardner

Chief Information Officer
Sydney, NSW

Nicole Russell

General Manager ANZPAC
Sydney, NSW

Tim Morgan

GM - Strategic Partnerships
Sydney, NSW

Andrew MacColl

Head of Procurement
Sydney, NSW

Adele Symonds

GM Marketing - ANZPAC
Sydney, NSW

Rhiannon Koulinos

Human Resources Manager
Sydney, NSW

Glenn Baines

General Manager Venues - NSW

Catrina Bennell

General Manager - Victoria
Melbourne, VIC

Stuart Buchanan

General Manager - ACT
Canberra, ACT

Tim Keeling

General Manager - Venues NZ
Auckland, NZ

Bradley Rees

General Manager - Nth Qld
Cairns, QLD

Michael Magafa

National Sales Director
Sydney, NSW

Adam Blyth

Area Manager