Olivia Burtt

Venues and Events Manager

Christchurch native Olivia Burtt has recently returned from overseas with a desire to be part of, and contribute to, the new Christchurch by working to showcase the very best of the old in a new light.

With more than 12 years working in food and beverage brand management and innovation development in New Zealand and the United Kingdom, the Venues and Events Manager role presents exciting opportunities in an important growth area for the Arts Centre te Matatiki Toi Ora.

Olivia is responsible for ensuring the community, private and public events that take place in the many beautiful spaces at the Arts Centre are executed to the best possible standard and both the orgasnisers and the guests have a professional and efficient experience.

From initial contact through to the planning and onto the actual event, every detail is a priority with the overall objective of ensuring as many people as possible are able to visit and experience the Arts Centre at its very best.

Olivia holds double degrees from the University of Otago in Commerce and Consumer Food Science and also graduated from the Auckland-based New Zealand School of Food & Wine.

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