She set up KP Events 17 years ago, after nearly 10 years working for various companies in PR, marketing, events and client liaison. She started by just organising corporate events (conferences, meetings, corporate hospitality, team building activities, Christmas parties) but for the last 10 years she has also organised private events (bar/bat mitzvah parties, weddings,.. read more →

Aaron Kaufman, CSEP is the President of Fifth Element Group. Aaron always stays ahead of the game as a leader and trendsetter. With multiple award wins and nominations nationally & internationally, including a Special Event Gala Award, Aaron has been recognized for his creativity, originality and ability to push the envelope each and every time. As an.. read more →

Kevin is a thought leader, speaker, strategic consultant and relationship manager, with a huge catalogue of success behind him. Currently Vice President of George P Johnson, the number 1 experience marketing company in the world, and President of ISES UK. Having explored every discipline within the marketing mix, Kevin has a rare understanding of every.. read more →

Mark has over fifteen years of experience in market research and producing global tech events in Silicon Valley and internationally. Prior to co-founding BrandGarage, he founded Converge Labs where he produced global conferences focused on bringing together the world’s most innovative technology companies and big brands to discuss, debate and share ideas on the business.. read more →

Becki Cross set up Events Northern Ltd, a UK based event and conference management company, in 2004. Becki is also the Deputy Editor and a contributor to the EventManagerBlog.com and she has recently been involved in the launch of the Engaging Events Report. Becki has share her knowledge on how to start an event planning.. read more →

With his business partner Pádraic Gilligan, Patrick Delaney is Managing Partner at SoolNua, a boutique consultancy firm working in the Meetings and Events industry. Patrick has been honoured with various awards at the meeting and events industry’s premier shows. He has spoken at a numerous of industry events and continues to give regular seminars and.. read more →

Mark has become a specialist in facilitating and formulating strategy, and developing leaders to better achieve their strategic intentions and maximize their leadership impact. Mark consults internationally and his skills are continually sought after in challenging situations. Having developed a number of new processes that have been shown to be highly effective, he consults internationally.. read more →

Lesley Everett is an internationally acclaimed professional keynote speaker and expert on personal branding and executive presence. She has presented her Walking TALL Methodology in 25 countries across 5 continents to date. Lesley has shared her knowledge on why personal branding is important, why we need feedback and what ‘the espresso effect’ is.    .. read more →

With more than 15 years experience in the event industry, James and his partners have grown what was a small business in rural Canada, into industry-leading companies with worldwide clients. James has showcased his ability to identify decor trends and keep ahead of the curve time and time again – ensuring Event Decor Direct maintains a.. read more →

As Group Learning and Development Director at MCI, in 2008 he founded and now leads MCI Institute – MCI Group’s learning centre of excellence which provides a wide range of learning programmes, face to face and virtually. Avinash has shared his knowledge on how to stand out in the crowd when getting into the event industry,.. read more →