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 to the convention business with the opening of the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg in 2000. She worked her way from Senior Event Co-ordinator to Event Manager and then in 2008 to the executive role of Director of Operations until 2017. She has been recognised in the industry as she was named one of the “Top 40 Women in Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events” in 2016.
In her role at the Oman Convention & Exhibiton Centre, Ekta Gandh will be responsible for overseeing the Marketing Department and supporting the Business Development team. With over 8 years of experience in the tourism industry working in luxury hotels and resorts, Ekta brings with her a solid understanding of Marketing & Communications within the Sultanate of Oman.