Auckland Committee Members

David Doughty
Director of Urban Gourmet, specialising in "Exceptional Events Made Easy" in stylish venues and private homes around Auckland, David has extensive experience in sales and marketing within the Hospitality and Travel Industries. His strengths are in building client relationships, business development and key account management.

Kirsty O'Leary
Kirsty has 6 years’ experience within the Events industry since completing her Bachelor of Arts in Event Management degree at AUT. Her passion for working with people and creating their vision, event management was the obvious career choice for Kirsty. As a Sales and Events Executive for Urban Gourmet, she plays a major role in liaising with clients to gather their brief and create a seamless experience for them.

Amy Griffith
Amy began her career in the business events industry after graduating from the University of Waikato with a Bachelor of Communication Studies. She has a strong passion for the industry and is proud to showcase Auckland as a premium business events destination through her current role as Marketing & Event Executive at Auckland Convention Bureau (ACB).
In her spare time Amy enjoys exploring Auckland’s ever-growing list of restaurants and cafes, catching up with friends and fulfilling her other passion, animals, through volunteering as a team member with Auckland Puppy Rescue.