Who We Are
A partnership which is truly unique and complimentary sits behind Rock and Roll Team Building - a real rockstar meets corporate events guru. Our business is driven by two highly energetic passionate individuals who are focused on creativity, a great love of quality live music and a desire to inject fun, laughter and seriously good times into corporate events.
Ciaran Gribbin is a Grammy-nominated songwriter and performer who, in addition to working with word class artists such as Madonna, U2, Paul McCartney, Snow Patrol and Al Pacino, has toured the world as the singer of INXS.
Ciaran’s first big break came in 2010 when he received a Grammy nomination for Madonna’s worldwide hit single Celebration, which he co-wrote with the American megastar and English producer Paul Oakenfold. Ciaran soon became a regular drawcard at music festivals around the world, including Brazil’s Rock in Rio. He has opened concerts for massive acts such as Paul McCartney, Crowded House, The Script and Gotye.
Just as his reputation as a performer kept growing, his career as a gifted composer continued to flourish. Ciaran has worked extensively as a songwriter for acts such as Groove Armada and Dead Mau5. He has also worked on multiple movie soundtracks, including writing all the songs for the U2-supported feature film Killing Bono. This movie was released through Paramount Pictures with a Sony Music soundtrack album.
In 2011, Ciaran became the singer of the legendary Australian band INXS. He has toured extensively with INXS throughout South America, Europe and Australasia.
Nicole White commenced her career in the corporate events industry in 1987 and has since worked her way through every level of event management to eventually becoming the Australian General Manager of Events for a global incentive agency.
Nicole's speciality has been in global incentive travel programs which has seen her travel the world designing and delivering high-end reward programs for the likes of General Motors, Audi, Volvo and Schneider Electric.
From chartering aircraft such as B747's to private jets to luxury yachts in the Mediterranean to negotiating exclusive buy-outs of some of the world's most luxurious hotels Nicole has never been phased by a challenge!
Nicole's attention to detail, driven approach to doing the best for her clients along with a creative eye have seen her deliver some of the most memorable events on the planet.
In addition to all of the fabulous stuff above she is also passionate about music. Nicole believes with careful thought an event can come to life if the entertainment is well thought out and delivered by artists of true talent and quality.