Fresh face at CINZ

Fresh face at CINZ

Lauren Newbery is the new marketing and events coordinator for Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ), based in Auckland.

Prior to accepting this new role, she was events coordinator at the New Zealand Planning Institute, organising professional development events and large conferences.

Originally from the United Kingdom, Lauren worked on the Annual STEMtech Conference and Showcase which is the largest science and technology conference in the UK.

She also has a background in theatre performance and management.

Heather Cornish, CINZ events and marketing director, says the company is delighted to add Newbery’s talents to the team.

‘Lauren brings valuable experience with both event management and marketing, as well as real enthusiasm and drive.’

Lauren takes over the role previously held by Olivia Lynch, who has moved to Wellington to take up a new position with Conference Innovators.