Conference Contacts hires two new team members

Penny Lewis will join as client services director and Amanda Ralls joins the operations team.

Penny Lewis
Penny Lewis

Penny Lewis is joining Conference Contacts as client services director.

Lewis said: "I am really looking forward to developing more creative opportunities for our clients and the business, adding to our existing key accounts portfolio which continues to go from strength to strength."

After seven years specialising in corporate travel and events sales within global hotel brands, Amanda Ralls will work with the operations team.

Ralls said: "My priority at Conference Contacts is to help event planners and organisers - through building strong relationships - to source the perfect venue and deliver the best possible event for their company and delegates."

Speaking on the new recruits, managing director Antony Waite said: "We are delighted to welcome Penny and Amanda to our expanding team, which reflects our commitment to servicing our existing clients as well as our ambition to grow and win new business.

"2017 has seen Conference Contacts celebrate its 30th Anniversary – a significant milestone and testimony to our strategic planning which has seen continued, sustainable growth."  

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