New head of Kensington Palace and Kew Palace appointed

The independent charity, Historic Royal Palaces, has appointed Sam Owen to the role of head of Kensington Palace and Kew Palace. In his new role Owen will lead and take ownership of the operational,...

Birmingham Conference and Events Centre grows ops team

The Birmingham Conference and Events Centre (The BCEC) has appointed Kavita Banger as assistant operations manager at the dedicated conference, exhibitions and events venue. Banger will be working...

Seventa Events appoints operations director

Seventa Events has appointed Matthew Piovan as operations director. Piovan has worked previously as general manager of BH Live Hospitality and as the operations manager for three renowned Bournemouth...

Victoria Warehouse undergoes venue renovations

Victoria Warehouse, the Manchester venue, is positioning itself as a blank canvas event space, which has the capacity to deliver large-scale meetings and events, following venue renovations. With the...

Charlotte Smithson becomes WRG’s creative director

The experiential agency, WRG, has promoted art director, Charlotte Smithson, to the role of creative director. The promotion will see Smithson - who has spent seven years at WRG working with a variety of...

Qatar office opened by dmg

Dmg events - Middle East, Asia and Africa, the international exhibitions company, has established an office in Qatar. The move comes after the company finalised an agreement with the Qatar Financial Centre...

LAOEG announces three new committee members

LAEOG, the Local Authority Event Organisers Group, has announced three new committee members at its AGM, which was held at City Hall Bradford on March 15. Helen Thackeray, events officer at Hull City...

Media 10 launches conference division

The events company, Media 10, has launched a conference division. The new arm of Media 10’s operations is the first venture in to paid-for seminar content and forms part of the company’s growth and...

Colston Hall announces outdoor performance

To mark Colston Hall's 150th anniversary, plans have been revealed for an outdoor performance featuring musicians and special guests at the Lloyd’s Amphitheatre on July 21, 2017. The venue will present a...

The International Centre to host NAHT conference

The International Centre, Telford, has announced that it has won the contract to host the National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) Annual Conference for the first time. Taking place from April 28-30,...