- Manchester, GB
- £30 /hr
- Available now
I am a seasoned events professional with 17 years\' experience in conference production, speaker acquisition, copy writing, topic generation and marketing across a numbermore...I am a seasoned events professional with 17 years\' experience in conference production, speaker acquisition, copy writing, topic generation and marketing across a number of industry sectors, as well as on-site logistics and event management. I have been running my own conference company for 5 years, focusing on events aimed at the public sector and I would like to extend my services to other sectors.
Area Covered: Across the UK
Company Name: Interactive Business Events
Work Experience Summary: I have been running my own conference company for 5 years where I produce, market and manage my own events. These events range from small workshops (20 - 30 delegates) to larger conferences and exhibitions (80 - 120 delegates). I previously worked at Public Sector Forums where I produced and managed their events (15-20 per year), and before that worked at Osney Media in London where I produced events for a wide range of sectors, including Financial. Prior to that I worked at Omega Investment Research in South Africa where I produced events aimed at encouraging investment in South Africa, and edited their weekly political bulletin. My conference career started at AIC Conferences in Johannesburg (now Terrapinn) where I became General Manager, managing a team of 6 conference producers and a marketing and events manager.
Education Summary: BA in English and Art History - University of Cape Town 1989
MA in Children\'s Literature - Roehampton University (current)
Conference Producer and Events Manager