Selected projects matt jones has worked on include the following exhibitions, sports events and launches:

Abu Dhabi Golf Championship 2007
Event: US$2million European Tour tournament, featuring top golfers Padraig Harrington, Retief Goosen, Sergio Garcia, Paul Casey, Henrik Stenson, Colin Montgomerie etc;
Client: MCS Action PR (for IMG);
Involvement: Working out of the on-site Media Centre, generating daily stories for the tournament website and press releases (from player interviews to off-course activities).

Cityscape 2005-2007
Event: The world’s largest B2B real estate, property, architecture and interiors exhibition, held in Dubai;
Client: Shamal Marketing Communications (for IIR);
Involvement: Working out of the on-site press office, generating daily stories for press releases.

Dubai Tennis Championships 1998-2003
Event: Back-to-back ATP and WTA tennis tournaments, featuring Boris Becker, Roger Federer, Martina Hingis, Monica Seles, Martina Navratilova etc;
Client: Working with Promoseven for Dubai Duty Free;
Involvement: Pre-event awareness; managing the on-site press office and international media; co-ordinating player photo-calls; and moderating post-match player interviews.

Planet Hollywood Dubai 1998
Event: The launch of the movie-themed restaurant in Dubai, featuring Bruce Willis, Sylvester Stallone, Patrick Swayze, Cindy Crawford etc;
Client: Working with Promoseven for the local franchisee;
Involvement: Co-ordinating Arabian-themed photo-ops with the stars on launch night.

Saadiyat Cultural District 2007
Event: The unveiling of designs for landmark public buildings in Abu Dhabi by Pritzker Prize-winning architects Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid and Tadao Ando, including Gehry’s Guggenheim Abu Dhabi;
Client: MCS Action PR (for TDIC – Tourism Development & Investment Company);
Involvement: Conducting TV interviews with the architects for a promotional film and TV News Releases for international distribution.

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