INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 14: Michelle Rees, Head of Events EMEA at GLG and Co-founder of Event Profs Live

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 14: Michelle Rees, Head of Events EMEA at GLG and Co-founder of Event Profs Live It takes a lot of drive and determination to work hard at what you do as your ‘day job’ but to also create opportunities to support and motivate others.  This is something Michelle … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 14: Michelle Rees, Head of Events EMEA at GLG and Co-founder of Event Profs Live

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 13 – CHARLOTTE GENTRY, FOUNDER AND CEO, PURE EVENTS

How do you define an inspirational person?  Is it someone who gives you hope and ideas? Someone who makes you challenge your thoughts on a particular topic? Someone who uses their voice to stand up and say something meaningful? Whilst doing some lunch break Linkedin browsing last week, I stumbled across a Conference News article … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 13 – CHARLOTTE GENTRY, FOUNDER AND CEO, PURE EVENTS

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 12; SABRINA MEYERS – FOUNDER OF HOT HOSPITALITY EXCHANGE

Welcome to the latest edition in my ‘Inspirational Women’ blog series; where I showcase the incredible women making waves in our industry and inspiring me and others every day with their achievements and approach to the industry. Where do you look for inspiration when planning an event or searching for a fantastic venue?  There are … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 12; SABRINA MEYERS – FOUNDER OF HOT HOSPITALITY EXCHANGE

5 things I learnt working my first International Event

It's been a goal of mine for some time to work on International Events.  Not just because it means travelling for work (though I've always loved exploring new places!) but because of the new challenges, communities, cuisines and venues to discover and connect into a successful event for all guests and parties involved. Last December … Continue reading 5 things I learnt working my first International Event

EXPLORING THE POWER OF EXPERIENTIAL EVENTS

Aside from their Globally recognised Chartered Institute of Marketing accredited Events Management courses (one of which I'm about to complete after a fantastic 18 months!) The Event Academy are leading the way in many other respects to provide opportunities and progression within the Events Industry for their students and alumni network. As part of their … Continue reading EXPLORING THE POWER OF EXPERIENTIAL EVENTS

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 11; Fay Sharpe, VP at BCD Meetings & Events, Founder at Fast Forward 15

It’s almost Spring time, 2019 is well and truly under way and it's time to shine a spotlight on a truly inspirational woman in the events industry as part of my blog series – which has opened exciting conversations with women all over the globe about how they view the industry and how they’ve got … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 11; Fay Sharpe, VP at BCD Meetings & Events, Founder at Fast Forward 15

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 10: LAURA SCHWARTZ, FORMER WHITE HOUSE DIRECTOR OF EVENTS, USA

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 10: Laura Schwartz, former Director of Events at The White House. This year I’ve interviewed some amazing female event professionals from all around the Globe, leading the way in our industry and achieving great things whilst planning great events. I wanted to create not just a platform to … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 10: LAURA SCHWARTZ, FORMER WHITE HOUSE DIRECTOR OF EVENTS, USA

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 9: Holly Moore, Founder and Managing Director of Make Events, Manchester, UK

I’ve always liked to spread the word about people doing great things – whether that be friends and family, colleagues, or in this case – fellow events professionals.  My ‘who run the world’ blog series champions inspirational women in the Events Industry; sharing their stories and thoughts on the ever-evolving world of Events Management.  Whether … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY PART 9: Holly Moore, Founder and Managing Director of Make Events, Manchester, UK

Inspirational Women in the Events Industry Part 8: Claire Derrick, Principal and Co Founder/Director, The Event Academy

I was inspired to start this blog when I began really immersing myself in the Events Industry whilst juggling full time work and part-time study with The Event Academy.   Being part of such a supportive group of Event Professionals; from lecturers to fellow students and alumni has been a real highlight of my studies, and … Continue reading Inspirational Women in the Events Industry Part 8: Claire Derrick, Principal and Co Founder/Director, The Event Academy