Harrison is also the general manager of Scarman, the largest of Warwick Conferences’ three training and conference centres.
He takes over from Missenden Abbey centre director Steven Crawford, who has completed his two-year term in office with the sales and marketing consortium.Cost-effective events
Harrison said: "Specialist venues enable organisers to demonstrate their determination to create cost-effective, fully focused events, which is now more critical then ever. I look forward to helping the consortium to communicate these benefits."
Two new members have also been elected to the board: EEF Venues managing director David Vaughton and the Møller Centre general manager Stuart Websdale.