Consultancies undertaken by John Duffus and Donway International have included:
Advising on arts-related projects in China and exclusive Arts and Entertainment Consultants assisting the Swire Properties Project Team design and plan the development of several major theatres and art galleries for the Hong Kong Government's proposed new US$3 billion cultural hub in West Kowloon. The team also included architects Frank O. Gehry and Bernardo Fort Brescia.
Advising Rolex (Hong Kong) on Corporate Sponsorship Strategies.
Arranging an annual series of concerts and recitals with top international artists for the Bangkok Symphony Orchestra Foundation. Artists include Renée Fleming, Mikhail Pletnev, Sir James Galway, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Sarah Chang, Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble, Leif Ove Andsnes, Yundi Li, Barry Douglas, the Moscow Chamber Orchestra, I Solisti Veneti with Claudio Scimone, and the Bachorchester of the Leipzig Gewandhaus.
PR Consultants for the first Asian Tour with Charles Dutoit, conductor.
International Event Consultants assisting the HKTA develop strategies to increase the number of international events in Hong Kong and the awareness of these events amongst prospective visitors.
Artists, Programmes and Marketing Consultants to the new Theatre in the centre of Shanghai (opened September 1998).
Marketing, Public Relations and Sponsorship Consultants.