Region: London and South East England
Company:Anthony J Hyde
Member’s Profile: Anthony Hyde
Anthony Hyde is a specialist in venue management, sales and operations. Formerly General Manager of the Business Events division at the Barbican in London, one of Europe’s largest combined arts and conference centres, Anthony was responsible for the commercial sales, marketing, public relations, event management and technical production for conferences, banqueting, exhibitions and corporate hospitality. He joined the team in 2001 after several years in hotel sales.
A strong belief in increasing the credibility and professionalism of the meetings industry has led to Anthony’s active involvement in various associations for over 15 years. He is past president of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) UK and Ireland Chapter and a member of the MPI Foundation Task Force. He also sits on the board of t the London City Selection, a consortium of venues within the City of London which he also co-founded.
Anthony now works with clients internationally across the events industry, offering strategic direction, business planning, sales & marketing, catering, team development, service standards, design and operations, specialising in multi-purpose venues and organisations that often need to balance multiple priorities. Anthony also lectures on the subject and has recently co-authored a book “Winning Meeting and Events for your Venue”