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The Event Collective & DG global Merger Announcement

DG global enters an exciting new phase, merging with the highly successful event agency – The Event Collective, and building a strong leadership team that will take the business and clients to the next level.

Launched in Perth in 1999 by Managing Director David Green, DG global has since grown and established itself as Australia’s premier full service event agency with offices in Melbourne, Perth and Singapore and working with an array of impressive brands including Qatar Airways, Deakin University and the Intercontinental Hotel Group to name a few.

Specializing in live experiences, DG global has gone from strength to strength with their success largely due to their collaborative approach, in depth understanding of the brands they work with, and exceptional creativity and event execution.

In another phase of exciting growth and development the merger of The Event Collective, which will operate under the DG global banner, will continue to best position DG global to provide the very best service to their clients and the opportunity to work on some new and exciting events.

As part of this move, Director of The Event Collective Brad Cocks joins the DG global leadership team as a shareholder and Director of Events.

“This is a great opportunity to combine forces with DG global and to reinforce and build on an already exceptional team” said Brad Cocks.

“Dave and myself have been close friends and colleagues for over a decade, and it was in fact at DG global where I started my event career over 12 years ago. It’s great to be once again part of this exciting company, leading a dynamic team as we collectively move into a new era of success. This move also provides a fantastic opportunity for The Event Collective clients and network, who will have full access to the extensive suite of DG global services and our experienced team.”

DG global Managing Director, David Green said, “Having Brad back in the team is a fantastic addition. Brad has global experience on some of Australia’s largest events and is a huge asset to DG global. Brad’s skills, experience, network and understanding of business is a rare find and will enable him to lead the DG global events team to offer an enhanced level of expertise to our clients. I am also thrilled to welcome The Event Collective clients into the DG family, and show them what makes this company and team so special.”

In another exciting and strategic move to propel the business into the future, Steve Smith, General Manager of DG global has confirmed his commitment and belief in the company by also acquiring a share in the business.

Continuing his role in the leadership team alongside Brad Cocks and David Green, Steve has a wealth of senior leadership experience across event and conference management, AV supply entities and ASX companies. Steve will continue to drive the overall strategic direction of the business and in particular working across the Southeast Asia portfolio.

“Dave’s vision for the business and our clients is very special and something I firmly believe in. I was thrilled to confirm my commitment to DG global, our team and our clients, and look forward to next exciting phase for the business delivering exceptional experience through amazing events.” said Steve Smith.

David Green remains actively invested and involved in every element of the DG global business and sees these developments as an exciting opportunity for his team and his clients to take things to the next level.

“After over 15 years in operation and nearly 30 years in the industry for me personally this is an exciting time for DG global as we take the next step in the growth and development of the business to a true global stage” says David Green.

Click here to read the official media release.

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