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2018/08/07 New Chief Operating Officer

The IMEX Group has a new Chief Operating Officer. Nalan Emre has been promoted from Organising Director to the newly created position at the company which organises industry-leading trade shows IMEX... read more

2018/07/04 Simon Mills appointed as Executive Director

Simon Mills will join ExCeL London in the role of Executive Director, with commercial responsibility for Exhibitions, Media and Food & Beverage.Mills has spent the past 17 years at UBM. His most... read more

2018/06/05 IBTM China introduces Event Manager ahead of 2018 show

IBTM has officially announced the appointment of Nicole Ci as Event Manager for the upcoming show of IBTM China. Nicole Ci has eight years’ experience in the events industry in China, most recently... read more

2018/05/30 New Leader

President & CEO Jae-sung Rhee Will Hold Post as the Head of the Seoul Tourism Organization for Three Years.Jae-sung Rhee, former executive vice president of the Korea Tourism Organization, was... read more

2018/05/28 IBTM Events: Barnett to depart Reed Exhibitions

Following an internal restructure, it is announced that Senior Exhibitions Director of the IBTM Events portfolio, Graeme Barnett, will leave the company at the end of May after 22 years with Reed... read more

2018/04/06 ExCeL London strengthens Conference & Events Team

ExCeL London has strengthened its Conference & Events team with the appointment of Natasha Dickinson in the role of Account Manager. Natasha will be responsible for attracting new business to ExCeL... read more

2018/02/02 ExCeL London announces restructure to Marketing and Communications team

ExCeL London has restructured its Marketing and Communications team with a commitment to intentionally design and deliver an outstanding guest experience.Lucy Merritt has been promoted to Head of... read more

2018/01/12 Didier Scaillet named as New SITE CEO

Society for Incentive Travel Excellence announced that Didier Scaillet has been appointed new Chief Excellence Officer, serving both SITE and the SITE Foundation. He will be introduced to the SITE... read more

2017/12/05 Leadership Change at PCMA

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) announces a change in leadership. After more than 12 years, President and Chief Executive Officer Deborah Sexton has decided to move on from... read more

2017/11/14 “He will be greatly missed”

After several years of serious illness, Paul Flackett, Managing Director of the IMEX Group and long-time friend, collaborator and business partner of IMEX Chairman, Ray Bloom, has passed away.Paul... read more

2017/10/30 OCEC Adds Two Women to its Team

The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre annouces the appointment of Ms. Debra Simkiss as Director of Operations and Ms. Ekta Gandhi as Marketing & Communications Manager. Debra’s career took a turn... read more

2017/07/12 ExCeL London Strengthens Conference & Events Team

ExCeL London has strengthened their Conference & Events (C&E) team with the appointment of Sophie Simpson, as Account Executive, and Sarika Sangar, as Digital Marketing Executive.Sophie joins ExCeL... read more

2017/03/17 Andrea Faflíková appointed Jury President

EuBea – the European Best Event Awards – has announced the name of EuBea Jury President: Andrea Faflíková, Senior PR & Event Manager of The Lego Group.Andrea Faflíková, the first woman president of... read more

2017/03/01 ExCeL London strengthens Conference & Events team

ExCeL London has strengthened their Conference & Events (C&E) team with the promotion of Lucy Merritt to the role of Head of Marketing. As well as continuing to deliver the marketing plan for the C&E... read more

2017/01/04 ICCA CEC: Górska and Grützner Will Lead the Chapter

Anna Górska, EXPO XXI Warsaw Business Development Director has been re-elected as the Chairperson and Karina Grützner, Director Convention Marketing at Stuttgart Convention Bureau has been elected as... read more

2016/11/18 Simon Foster Steps Down as CEO of UBM EMEA

Simon Foster has decided to leave and will step down as CEO of UBM EMEA with immediate effect, the organiser UBM plc has announced. “The decision to leave UBM was far from easy as I feel passionately... read more

2016/01/06 Prague Convention Bureau: Muška succeds Jarošová as director

Roman Muška has been appointed director of the Prague Convention Bureau effective from 1 January 2016. He succeeds Lenka Jarošová who quit the company by the end of 2015. Muška has a long record of... read more

2014/11/03 Nina Freysen-Pretorius elected as new ICCA President

Nina Freysen-Pretorius, Founder and CEO of The Conference Company, South Africa, has been elected as new ICCA President at the General Assembly of the 53rd ICCA Congress, taking place from 1 until 5... read more

2014/09/22 Change of director

Karin Mäntymäki has taken over as director of the Stockholm Convention Bureau, a department of Stockholm Visitors Board. She succeeds Henrik von Arnold, who will be moving back to Vienna to work at... read more

2014/08/18 Change at the helm

Aleš Hozdecký has been appointed new managing director of Prague Convention Bureau. Aleš Hozdecký has extensive experience in the tourism sector. Previously, he worked as the Head of the Department... read more

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