Senior Account Manager - Events
Colin is a vastly experienced Production, Site and Stage Manager with more than 25 years experience in New Zealand and abroad; having worked in the UK, continental Europe, USA, Asia, Israel and South Africa.
From 2005 until 2009 when Colin started with Camelspace, he was Production Manager responsible for all aspects of lighting at NZ music events: Kanye West; Leonard Cohen; Split Enz; Big Day Out; Rhianna and fashion shows: Air New Zealand Fashion Week; Zambezi; Trash for Fashion and Body Art Awards. During the same period he worked on Groove In the Park; Our House; Remix; the Louis Vuitton Ball; Vodafone Xmas Party; Topp Twins; Kapa Haka Championships and Style Pacifica.
Prior to that and whilst heading CGL Crew Ltd., Colin was the Touring Production Manager for Duffy’s 2009 NZ Tour and organised the crew at U2; Pavarotti; The Big Day Out; Green Day; Fashion Week and Cirque du Soleil to name but a few.
From 1996 to 2004 Colin carried out a variety of Production and Stage Management duties on the Lord Of The Dance Tour to France, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, South Africa and Israel.
In 2001/2002 the Formula One Grand Prix Circuit occupied Colin’s days and nights when he worked for The Orange Arrows Formula One Racing Team.
Colin was also the New Zealand Big Day Out Site Manager from 1997 to 2001.
Colin’s presence at Camelspace brings with it one of the most experienced individuals in the NZ events industry and our clients regularly find this expertise invaluable when specifying their event structure needs whether it be for a large production or small club/community event.