General Manager, 30 Euston Square
With a career that started in restaurants operated by the Roux Brothers as well as Searcys and Leith’s, she has extensive knowledge of both retail and commercial hospitality that allows her to continually develop the Euston Square brand, maintaining its position as a landmark venue within the capital.
Head of Events, The Hurlingham Club
Head of Sales, Meetings & Events and Hospitality, Lord’s Cricket Ground
Founder and Chief Executive, Green & Fortune
Earlier this year Green & Fortune announced a partnership with Ogilvy & Mather Group UK to launch hospitality and event services at Sea Containers on London’s South Bank.
Prior to launching Green & Fortune John was Chief Executive of Searcys, taking it from a two site focused business to a large and significant operator in the bespoke end of the food service and events sector. He was previously managing director of Richard Corrigan’s restaurant company and currently works on a number of employment initiatives based around youth and local unemployment in the Kings Cross, Camden and Islington area. He is a trustee of Global Generation, a food, training and sustainability charity. He also works with Sadler’s Wells Theatre.
Commercial Director, O2
As commercial director at The O2 Steve will help the world’s no 1 music venue achieve its vision to become the world’s leading entertainment destination. He has responsibility for leading several of The O2’s commercial endeavours, including corporate hire of the venue’s multiple event spaces, strategic new business development, event day revenue streams and the popular attraction and team build activity Up at The O2. In addition, Steve oversees all venue catering and the on-site retail partners.
Commercial Director, The Brewery
General Manager, The Mermaid
General Manager, Waldorf Hilton
General Manager - Catering, The Kia Oval
CEO, Excel London
Head of Venues and Facilities, IET
General Manager, The Roof Gardens
Director of Business Tourism & Major Events , London & Partners
Prior to joining London & Partners Tracy had over 20 years’ experience in senior sales and marketing positions in the tourism industry. She has worked with Millennium and Copthorne Hotels, Thistle Hotels, Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts and has held numerous property-based Director of Sales & Marketing roles within London and the UK.
Tracy was awarded an MBE for services to business tourism in 2014.
Managing Director, Battersea Evolution
Managing Director, Twickenham Experience
Commercial Director, Tobacco Dock
Tobacco Dock is a community for the ideas generation. Equidistant from The City, Tech City and the cultural heart of London the setting combines progressive spaces against an architecturally significant backdrop. We encourage the sharing of information, a place where people congregate and ideas are exchanged.
CEO, QEII Centre
Since his arrival in 2013, Mark has been taking the QEII Centre on a journey of revitalisation and rejuvenation, both physically and philosophically, working with his team to evolve the brand and deliver the ambition to become London’s finest specialist events venue. Leading the Centre through a major capital investment programme, he has re-established the Centre’s ‘wow factor’, transforming the reputation, appearance and performance of the QEII. His commercial prowess has seen the Centre achieve its best financial results in a decade and the Centre is now attracting an increasingly diverse portfolio of clients and events. Mark’s commitment and drive to modernise the Centre was rewarded when he won the miaList Leadership Award 2015, an accolade for which he was nominated by the QEII staff.