Introducing The Event Sector: A Revolutionary Platform for Freelancers and Vendors in the Live Event Industry


The Event Sector, a groundbreaking online marketplace designed to empower freelancers and vendors in the live event space, is officially launching its platform to transform the way professionals connect, collaborate, and thrive in the industry.

Tired of the challenges associated with landing freelance jobs and sourcing reliable staff solely through word of mouth and fragmented online channels, The Event Sector team embarked on a mission to revolutionize the process. With a focus on streamlining connections and fostering collaboration, The Event Sector offers a user-friendly platform where event professionals can seamlessly build profiles, post and apply to jobs and RFPs, and engage with others through direct messaging.

“The Event Sector represents a pivotal shift in the live event industry, where success is no longer determined solely by who you know, but rather by the value you bring to the table,” says Jill Gerrity, Co-Founder of The Event Sector. “Our platform levels the playing field, providing equal opportunities for seasoned professionals and newcomers alike to showcase their skills, connect with opportunities, and thrive in their careers.”

Crafted by event producers for event producers, The Event Sector features unique functionalities tailored to meet the specific needs of the industry:

RFPs: Easily mark job listings as RFPs to engage with companies and initiate conversations about potential projects.
Visibility Settings: Control the visibility of your profile or job listings based on your preferences.
Freelancer Job Postings: Blur the lines between hiring managers and contractors by swiftly posting job listings and staffing up without unnecessary bureaucracy.
Recommendations: Recommend platform members or invite new talent to join when you identify the perfect fit for a job.
Listing Q&A: Clarify job details by asking questions that benefit all members of the platform.
Location Services: Filter job searches by location to discover opportunities or freelancers in your target market.
Apply with Your Profile: Streamline the application process by letting your profile speak for itself, saving time and effort.

By fostering a vibrant community of freelancers and vendors, The Event Sector aims to cultivate a robust job market that will continue to thrive for years to come.

Event Professionals can join The Event Sector community today at to be part of this transformative movement in the live event industry.

Adam Parry
Author: Adam Parry

Adam is the co-founder and editor of Adam, a technology evangelist also organises Event Tech Live, Europe’s only show dedicated to event technology and the Event Technology Awards. Both events take place in November, London.

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