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Australia: Steve Mackenzie joins event website specialist

Las Vegas. Effective November 2nd 2009, Steve Mackenzie will be joining ASP, the event website specialists, as Vice President, Global Sales. Steve comes to ASP with a long and very successful career in providing software to the events and wider hospitality sectors. For the last 11 years, Steve has been in senior management positions with Ungerboeck Systems International (USI), most recently as Vice-President of Global Marketing based in St Louis. Prior to this role, he started up the USI office in Sydney, growing it to the market leader in the Asia Pacific region before moving to the US. 

H regularly speaks at events around the world on the topic of trends in event management software. Steve is currently on the National Council for Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) as well as a past Board Member and past NSW Branch Chairman. Until his move back to Australia last month he was also a representative of the International Association of Assembly Managers (IAAM) Allied and Membership Committees and the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) International Committee and Midwest Chapter Program Committee.

"We are very excited to have Steve on board." says ASP's CEO Arran Coole "He is a true global player in our industry and we feel an ideal match to implement our global ambitions in both the Australasian and American markets.  His experience and knowledge of software and events is perfect for us."Steve Mackenzie can be contacted at steve.mackenzie@aspevents.com.