CORE's Team

Kirsty Deuss

Sponsorship and Marketing Coordinator


BA (History. Mass Communications)
CertArts (TeReoMāori)

Contact details


P: (03) 379 6627

M: 021 914 526

Region: Canterbury

Kirsty Duess

Professional profile

Before joining CORE in 2015, Kirsty worked in event and sponsorship roles for large corporate organisations. From large-scale sports events, children’s festivals and agricultural field days to smaller educational seminars and trade sites. She has experience in all aspects of event management and marketing.

Kirsty’s experience in a corporate sponsorship role has given her a greater understanding of the relationship between sponsor, sponsorship seeker, and target audience.


  • Event management
  • Marketing and communications
  • Sponsorship management including contracts and leverage implementation

Personal statement

I spent my childhood in Sydney, but have lived in Christchurch for the last 17 years. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, keeping fit at the gym and mountain biking, as well as learning different cake decorating skills.