Our story

eventplus was founded to fulfill a need in the events sector where event professionals felt limited by simple entry form registration and wanted something more comprehensive for their business.  

Busy event owners wanted their software platform to do more for them, handling the mundane stuff and allowing them to focus on growing their business.

After extensive industry consultation the eventplus platform was launched in 2012, and quickly became popular with sports events in Australia and New Zealand.

eventplus has developed a culture of innovation driven by ideas and feedback from the event community, and continues to deliver tangible benefits to clients.

Values


What makes us different?

We Listen

Every event has different requirements which is why we are always hungry for feedback to improve what we offer. Check out our testimonials!

We Innovate

We know that the events space is constantly evolving and to meet this challenge we're dedicated to bringing new ways of working to our platform. Check out our recent developments!

We're Involved

With sports event backgrounds our team is genuinely excited about the success of all events we work with. We want to be part of your team and use our experience to help you improve your event.

Why Events?

For the eventplus team events have been a way of life for a long time. 

We come from backgrounds of corporate politics, gantt charts, accounting and now it’s exciting to be playing a part in people overcoming their barriers, achieving their goals and creating special memories.

Events provide the journey and the platform for passionate people to connect. Behind all this are passionate event professionals, working tirelessly to deliver amazing events. We want to be part of that team and contribute to their success.

We feel fortunate to be working in an industry which embraces the better part of life. 

Management Team


Jen Knowles
CEO and Founder
Jen opens the line of communication between clients, customers, and businesses to get projects done. With over 15 years in the private sector, Jen has experience in business analytics, consultation, team building, project delivery, strategic implementation and company collaboration. Jen has managed projects at Telecom, EDS and Woosh Wireless, before founding several internet based startups, including eventplus.
Steve Knowles
Sales Director
Steve is passionate about endurance sports and believes that corporate business practices can improve the events industry. He has a background in project management and has led international infrastructure projects during his 20+ years experience in public sector telecommunications. Now focused on helping events, Steve is well known in the Australasian sports community for his racing experience and online journalism, having produced videos for Eurosport and Sky TV.
Tom Burgess
Technical Director
Tom enjoys solving real world problems with technology and has spent over 20 years successfully designing, building and delivering new software in sectors such as international medical manufacture, business accounting and system integration. He has experience in ICT management, strategic planning, infrastructure design and software development. Tom has a special interest in data privacy safeguards and security.

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