C&IT's first ever International Forum

C&IT's first ever International Forum

Senior event planners can sign up to C&IT's brand new International Forum in the Algarve from 19 to 21 June.

Drp hires new chief finance officer

Drp hires new chief finance officer

Creative communications agency drp has hired Richard Reed as chief finance officer.

Make Events appoints commercial director

Make Events appoints commercial director

Alex Morrisroe joins as commercial director, making him the first member of the new senior management team.

First hotel in Kenya for Mövenpick

First hotel in Kenya for Mövenpick

New property opens in Nairobi with 276 rooms, conference facilities and a revolving restaurant.

Business travel is booming up north

Business travel is booming up north

Report finds hotels in northern cities are experiencing greatest growth in business travel bookings.

Four new recruits for emc3

Four new recruits for emc3

Notting Hill-based agency makes four hires in production, venue sourcing and marketing.

Events marketing budgets continuing to grow, says Bellwether Report

Events marketing budgets continuing to grow, says Bellwether Report

Research signals a slow but steady increase in budgets over the next 12 months despite challenging market conditions.

George P. Johnson makes multiple US hires

George P. Johnson makes multiple US hires

Agency GPJ has appointed five new team members in strategic leadership and account director positions.

Freeman acquires event registration company Info Salons

Freeman acquires event registration company Info Salons

Acquisition helps Freeman provide streamlined registration services and unlocks new data management capabilities.

New York is most expensive city for business travel, report finds

New York is most expensive city for business travel, report finds

London drops out of top 10 most expensive cities, while Swiss destinations dominate the list partly due to strength of franc.

Costa Rica unveils convention centre

Costa Rica unveils convention centre

The new convention centre can accommodate more than 6,500 delegates with 4,400 square metres of space for exhibitions.

New global managing director for 2Heads

New global managing director for 2Heads

Craig Wildman joins the brand experience agency after two years as COO at The Communications Store.

New HQ for Touch Associates

New HQ for Touch Associates

The new offices in Leatherhead have been opened to accommodate the company's rapid growth over the past two years.

In pictures: Gala dinner and day two at the C&IT Association Forum

In pictures: Gala dinner and day two at the C&IT Association Forum

The second day of the forum featured one-to-one meetings and enlightening talks by speakers with digital expertise.

W Hotels to open Ibiza retreat in summer 2019

W Hotels to open Ibiza retreat in summer 2019

New hotel will contain 162 rooms and suites in Santa Eulalia del Río, along with a spa and rooftop bar.

Wildgoose has 45% profit growth

Wildgoose has 45% profit growth

The company has reported that gross profit figures are up from £981,000 in 2016/17 to £1.43m 2017/18.

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