Octanorm Australia, a division of Halifax Vogel Group , sponsored the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia’s (EEAA) annual gala dinner, held in December 2008 at Central Pier’s Atlantic, Docklands in Melbourne.

The Sydney Convention Centre, Ecowise were the winner of Best Green Initiative. Ecowise were recognised for their achievements in the Australasian exhibition and events industry.

The award was presented to Helen Mantellato, Director of Sales – Exhibitions and Special Events by Bruce Rayment, CEO of Octanorm Australia.

The awards acknowledged excellence across all sectors of the Australian and New Zealand exhibition and event industry by awarding winners with a beautiful glass trophy and exclusive logo to use in marketing and collateral for the next three years.