Richard Breatnach, Managing Director, over 15 years of industry experience working with blue chip clients including BT Financial, Sibos, Westfield, Freehills, Bovis Lend Lease as well as the Packer family. He has a wealth of experience gained from producing a diverse range of both corporate and private events. Richard is passionate about gaining a true understanding of each project in order to develop the best possible solutions for our clients. As Managing Director, Richard is responsible for maintaining client satisfaction by ensuring the highest quality in our products and services.


Katie Breatnach established James Gordon Workshop with artist James Gordon in 1996. Realising the growing need for professionally designed and produced events in the Sydney market, JGW provided a boutique service renowned for its creativity and quality. Katie’s passion for unique event experiences and excellent customer service has propelled the growth of the business for over a decade.


Alex Cowle, Senior Event Producer, Alex’s experience in the special events industry across Australasia spans a plethora of productions. She has worked with industry leaders in Australia such as Mirvac, Johnson & Johnson and Deutsche Bank; as well as many high-profile private clients. Her passion for designing creative and expertly executed events ensures we produce high calibre, memorable experiences for our clients and their guests. As a result, her design expertise and dynamic energy has gained her a reputation as one of Australia’s best event producers.


Kathy Ferris, Senior Event Producer, With over 20 years experience in the events industry, Kathy offers a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her clients. She has worked on a broad range of event styles including sales and marketing conferences for Kellogg's, large scale concerts for The Department of Family & Community Services, the A380 aircraft launch for Singapore Airlines, gala dinners for The Cure For Life Foundation & staff parties for BOC. As an entertainment consultant, she enjoys the challenge of providing fresh, exciting and customised event entertainment solutions.

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