Success and Leadership
Mike McKenna from Perth Stadium
Meet the chief of Perth Stadium and one of Australia's leading sports administrators
Join us for breakfast on Wednesday 20 September for a discussion with Mike McKenna, CEO of Perth Stadium. The $1.2bn Perth Stadium is one of the top stories this year. Hear a progress update and learn how the venue will operate and attract world class sport and entertainment experiences to Perth. What opportunities are there for WA businesses?
Mike McKenna, CEO Perth Stadium
Mike McKenna joined VenuesLive in November 2016 as Chief Executive Officer of the new Perth Stadium following more than eleven years in a variety of roles with Cricket Australia. Prior to joining Cricket Australia, Mike was General Manager Commercial Operations with the Essendon Football Club Essendon, National Marketing Manager for professional services firm Arthur Andersen and a variety of Sales and Marketing roles with Black and Decker and Carter Holt Harvey.
As Chief Executive Officer of the Perth Stadium, Mike is building a team of professionals who will assist with the preparing the venue to become operational later in 2017. Mike’s VenuesLive team will then be responsible for operating the venue, on behalf of the Government of Western Australia, attracting and delivering world class sport and entertainment experiences for a local, national and international audience.