Martin Lewis is Managing Editor of Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine and Managing Director of CAT Media, specialising in magazines, web sites and events for the conference and incentive travel markets.
Martin gained his experience as a journalist in reporting and editing roles after starting his career as a sports reporter on a newspaper in the UK. With Richard Corser and Steve Lewis he launched CAT and Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine in 1987.
CAT Media now also publishes Meetings & Incentive Travel India magazine, www.meetbizindia.com, Association Meetings International magazine, ConventionSource.com, www.meetpie.com and organises The Meetings & Incentive Travel Industry Awards, The M&IT Agency Challenge and the M&IT Corporate Challenge. CAT Media also publishes the British Meetings & Events Industry Survey.
Martin also co-founded Meetings Industry Meeting Needs, the meetings industry’s own registered charity.
The Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) presented Martin with the industry’s first ever Profile & Power Award for services to the meetings industry and EIBTM presented Martin with its first Award for Lifetime Achievement. The International Congress & Convention Association presented Martin with the Moises Schuster Award in 2015.