Yvonne’s career began in the travel industry, which then led to a crossover into the events industry.
She has varied events & project management experience including tour operating, travel club, cruise companies, blue chip business travel companies, membership organisations.
Yvonne has worked on conferences, networking events, custom education programmes, breakfast/parliamentary/press launches, regional/road show forums, award ceremonies & dinners with numbers ranging from 10-1700+.
Yvonne has negotiating, problem solving and organisational skills.
Since 2009, Yvonne has worked for the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.
Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT) is a charity, learned society and membership body with 12 UK regions and a number of international groups. CIHT represents and qualifies professionals who plan, design, build, manage, maintain and operate transport and infrastructure.
Yvonne’s role involves working with CIHT’s technical team to develop & deliver a wide range of events such as training seminars, conferences, congresses, publicity events, dinners, luncheons, lectures.
She additionally assists in providing events guidance to a number of voluntary regions across the country as well as providing events guidance to CIHT staff.
This involves working closely with a variety of stakeholders such as CIHT members, Boards and Panels, Corporate Partners and key companies in the transportation profession.