Region: United Kingdom
Company: British Orthopaedic Assocation
Position: Head of Events
British Orthopaedic Assocation
35 – 43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Holborn
I have worked for the British Orthopedic Association (BOA) for 22 years, I joined the accounts department in 1992, and I am now Head of Events after gaining a Diploma in Event Management issued by ICM in 2011.I work as part of a team. I negotiate the venue contracts and any costs regarding suppliers. I produce the budgets, and take responsibility of the logistics including social events. I am also responsible for raising sponsorship for the BOA events and helping to deliver a large successful exhibition this is done with the support of the exhibition manager
I also work as an Independent Event Manager for the British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK). I plan every aspect of the BASK annual meeting including a large exhibition this is done with the support of the executive committee who produce the meeting programme.
I am truly passionate about delivering a successful event, on time, on budget and exceeding any targets set.