Our Team

Michael Grey – Director

Michael Grey is an experienced event manager and marketing professional who has personally managed or promoted over 200 events over the last 13 years with up to 16,000 attendees, has personally secured media coverage for clients to over 50 million people and some of his clients have seen an up to 300% increase in event profit. 

Michael brings a wealth of experience in event conception, marketing, sponsorship, public relations and managing events. Michael has worked on a very diverse portfolio of events from small business through to large multinational corporations, community groups and charities.

Prior to commencing MKG Events in October 2014, Michael has worked with a number of charities in fundraising and events and also worked for a marketing company managing their clients corporate events. 

Michael Tobin  –Sales Manager Having worked across both new business and agency sales, Michael has spent the last nine years specializing in integrated brand campaigns across television and digital online formats for both Nine Entertainment and Australian Radio Network, respectively. Achieving year-on-year revenue and share growth has complimented Michael’s ability to build consistent in-market awareness across bs the Australian media landscape.

Mark Eccleston – Events All Rounder – Recently joining MKG Events, Mark brings over 30 years of customer service experience to the team. He has worked previously with a wide scope of people and clients from a variety of countries and professions, and can bring professionalism, thoroughness, dedication and a real can do attitude to any assignment.

Rodrigo Marquez  – Public Relations helps people and companies tell compelling stories about their brands, this includes copywriting, multimedia content creation and digital marketing management. Rodrigo has worked for leading companies in Latin America such as Despegar.com and MercadoLibre.  Rodrigo won the Best Seller Award and the Annual Certificate of Excellence among other distinctions in his field. Rodrigo is well-experienced assisting non-profit companies communicate their causes and foster long-term connections and achieve broad press coverage.

Luis Acebu – Marketing Team Leader – Luis provides support to clients including graphic design, data entry, admin tasks and marketing support. Luis started at MKG Events in April 2018 and is a top-notch operator in the business.  His experience with handling different clients of different cultures also gives the business a different perspective on how to provide the best experience and result for the clients.

Crista Acebu – Marketing Assistant – Crista assists in the production and distribution of marketing materials and in the promotion of events and campaigns to facilitate their success. As an experienced graphic designer, she helps in the visual marketing efforts of MKG Events.

Denver Mercado – Marketing Assistant – Denver focuses on generating quality leads from LinkedIn and has established his name when it comes to web research. He has a great experience in client development, relationship management and solution-focused mindset.