Event producer Nicci Gow has been named Best Event Management Trainer at the 2023 Tourism Training Australia Awards of Excellence.
Gow was the former event manager for Get Global & Get Local and now runs her own business Nicci Gow Events, in addition to teaching Event Management at TAFE NSW.
She was also a Finalist for the Teacher of Choice award, which is nominated by students.
“I am thrilled to be able to contribute to the advancement of vocational education at TAFE NSW and be recognised for dedication and innovation in the teaching space,” she said.
“I have a passion for training, mentoring & developing young adults looking to start a career in the event sector – they are the event stars of the future.
“Running an event management business at the same time as teaching enables me to provide the students with current knowledge, best practice and industry standards, bringing real life business event examples into the classroom.”