A devoted and passionate fair manager with 17 years experience of selling exhibitions, fairs and events in lead roles. Good knowledge of working with historic venues and events that entail complex operations. Excellent ability to balance commercial and cultural objectives together with maintaining strong relations with stakeholders and strategic partners.
Supporting the Crafts Council define commercial and cultural aims for the refreshed fair COLLECT 2017
COLLECT 2015 Show Director responsible for: Exhibitor recruitment, client liaison, project management, budget management, public and private programming, service levels and all associated contractors
Exhibitor recruitment, client liaison, project management, budget management, public and private programming
VIP programming for COLLECT 2013 Design Days Dubai: project management of stand and co-ordination of UK delegation
Oversee production of two annual events: COLLECT at Saatchi Gallery Origin at Somerset house Management of Events team Co-ordination with in-house Communications team
Manage a programme of CPD events for galleries UK and internationally Oversee day to day running of COLLECT at V&A
Sales administration and artist liaison for annual Contemporary Decorative Arts Selling Exhibition. Supported 4 x London events and 2 x New York events. Responsible for set up, install and sales process.
Foundation Studies Art and Design