Izania Downie has launched The Alchemy Partnership, which will provide digital marketing training and communications consultancy services for the events industry.
Some 200 delegates are expected at the inaugural Summer EVCOM 2014, which gets underway at London Olympia today (17 September).
Healthcare company Abbott EPD has appointed UK agency Gemini to deliver its international events programme for the next three years.
The Concerto Group hosted an exclusive dinner for 120 agency delegates last night (16 September) at East London's Tobacco Dock.
Destination of the Week
As Scotland's independence D-Day approaches, C&IT's Destination of the Week is Edinburgh, including the events industry on the referendum, five of the best venues and all the latest news.
The top ten UK agencies are increasingly tweeting to enhance events and promote their brand. The value for the industry, however, is hard to measure.
Marshall Motor Group took 33 of its top performers to Croatia for an incentive trip, which included a visit to Game of Thrones film locations.
Stockholm offers a C&I smorgasbord, including classic hotels, a 17th-century warship, huge conference centres, the Abba Museum and a permanent ice bar.
Travel technology brand Amadeus' group events head Amanda Hoffmeister says the industry is in her blood.
EVA Air will begin flying its special edition, Hello Kitty-branded aircraft from Paris to Taiwan from October.
It's just one week to go to the C&IT Excellence Awards 2014, which will be held at the The Grand Connaught Rooms next Friday (19 September).
C&IT's social calendar was jammed packed with events this week, including ISES AGM at EGG London, Jaguar's historic XE launch at Earls Court, Beaumont Estate's christmas tasting and South Bank Venues' networking evening.
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Sales Manager Sales Manager Alexandra Palace Trading North London
Event Manager Event Manager Alexandra Palace Trading North London
Sales and Catering Assistant Sales and Catering Assistant Alexandra Palace Trading North London
Events Account Executive (agency) Events Account Executive (agency) Regan & Dean London
Business Development Manager Business Development Manager Big Worldwide London