Lauren Lacava has 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and management at some of Australia’s most successful catering, hospitality and event organisations and venues.
As a hands-on General Manager and Sales and Marketing Manager for a diverse range of venues and catering companies, she has refined superior skills in sales and marketing strategy, strategic planning and business development – supported by the academic knowledge of her Masters Degree in Business Marketing. Lauren’s appetite for the catering industry has seen her work closely with a variety of caterers from boutique operators through to the world’s largest catering businesses in addition to selling and marketing hospitality and events at some of Australia’s most exciting major events including Spring Racing Carnival and Caulfield Cup Carnival.
Lauren has worked closely with all manner of venues – from boutique wineries and wedding receptions venues through to large sporting venues and iconic landmark venues such as Melbourne Museum, Royal Exhibition Building and National Gallery of Victoria.
In recent years, Lauren has carved out a reputation as a sought-after consultant for Australia’s best venues and her passionate vision to help hospitality and events businesses become bigger and better inspires her to create and implement streamlined sales and marketing strategies that deliver measurable results.