Fontwell Park Racecourse plans business push with team expansion

Fontwell Park Racecourse has appointed five new members of staff to boost business after the completion of its £6.5m grand stand last year.

Fontwell Park bolsters team
Fontwell Park bolsters team
The west Sussex venue has appointed Grant Elgin as commercial manager, John Fullbrook as operations manager and Chris Walker as business development executive.

The appointments follow the completion of a year’s construction work on Fontwell Park’s new 888sport Premier Grandstand last year.

The grandstand features 500sqm of exhibition space on its ground floor, a 400sqm premier lounge, which can be used for banqueting for up to 300 delegates, and 12 executive boxes.

Emma Newbery also joins as marketing and commercial executive, while Claire Edwards has been appointed as a dedicated wedding co-ordinator.

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