What do we do?
We design and host cultural and literary events ranging from topical, mealtime conversations to branded celebrations, conference dinners, foyer installations, team word slams and more.
We are passionate about engaging people in conversation about ideas in literature, art, philosophy, science, music and more. We see this medium as an excellent tool to grow talent, retain people and create a better world.. Offered as a a condition of employment, or as a means of audience engagement, our events are an outstanding contribution to an annual corporate professional development program. make the world a better place while making better business. research shows that we learn more when we learn together. And, mixed in with favourite pastimes, such as eating together, the experience of produces excellent benefits for individuals and culture.
By connecting people with the world of big ideas, we provide the conditions in which they reimagine their value, recognising their why. Providing this expereicne as a benefit of emply
Sometime last century
The world of information became accessible via our hand held devices. Attention became a commodity. Audiences became impatient. And social media became a thing. Meanwhile, employees became more transient, customers more aware, and the demands on corporate culture escalated exponentially.
Learners not listeners.
Our products and services, which are essentially workshop style and experientially based, are designed to position people as active participants, not passive audience.
Our input is valuable at corporate conferences, within professional development programs and diversity & inclusion programs, and to support business development activities, stakeholder engagement activities and company celebrations.
By George & Co Signature Product
Our signature product is a guided mealtime conversation using cultural, artistic or literary content to build team capacity with specified corporate goals.
guaranteed to entertain
By George & Co is an alliance of masterful meaning makers that design, produce, narrate and host your happening corporate events and audience campaigns. We deploy unique methods and technologies to meet contemporary attentional styles and to create authentic and engaging experiences.
We produce literary and visual materials to enhance and/or record your event.
Build Thought Leadership Organically
We work with your internal and external experts, wrangling content with them so that they can promulgate their ideas in ways that are valuable and entertaining for colleagues and external audiences.
We do the leg work with your experts to prepare them for group consultations such as annual business development events or stakeholder seminars.
And we design and host the event, including venue handling, room set up, catering, technology, seating strategy, experiential design, plus MC the event, to ensure its a seamless, sophisticated and highly engaging.
From win themes to purpose statements
Are you or your team grappling to articulate and present a set of ideas, or a professional method or unique approach to business?
Do you require support to identify win themes, find your purpose or just build the perfect presentation or interactive event or workshop with a stakeholder group, client or other audience?
We design and host workshops to support you and your teams' ability to put your best foot forward with clients stakeholders or communities.
We work closely with you to elicit, articulate, illustrate and collate ideas. And, we follow through with you to host your audience engagement event (optional) to ensure your people achieve their vision.
Who are we?
By George & Co is an alliance of authors, educators, ethicists, philosophers, scientists, artists, poets and performers, plus the occasional management scientist.
What art this?
Build your team's capacity to interpret phenomena in sport, fashion, architecture, story, and all manner of human invention.
Reinvigorate a love for learning.
Grow branded content organically.
Find voice as thought leaders.
Reward employees with learning.
Involve stakeholders meaningfully.