Farnborough International appoints new Head of Venue Sales

Farnborough International appoints new Head of Venue Sales

03 August 2023

Farnborough International has appointed Emily Simmons-Wright as the new Head of Venue Sales of its award-winning Exhibition & Conference Centre.

Formerly Business Development Manager at Twickenham Stadium and Central Hall Venues, Emily is a seasoned events expert with vast experience across the client development, sales and operations functions.

A leading exhibition and conference centre, which hosts more than 35 B2B and B2C exhibitions, conferences and experiences annually, a world-renowned event organiser, and film studios, Farnborough International is a catalyst for innovative experiences and a rising events conglomerate.

While retaining Farnborough International’s renowned customer experience, Emily will introduce new commercial strategies to compliment and advance the venue’s growth plans, driving us forward as a globally recognised exhibition and conference centre.

Discussing her appointment, Emily said: ““I was drawn to Farnborough International not only for its company culture but to grab hold of the vast opportunity that lies ahead for the venue. As we move into the next phase of our growth strategy, I am excited to be leading an already inspired and knowledgeable team that can assist in creating cutting edge, insightful and collaborative events.”

Carlo Zoccali, Venue Director at Farnborough International, added: “We’re thrilled to have Emily onboard as the new sales lead for the venue. Over the last 12 months we have been focusing on increasing our venue portfolio and client base, driving a wider range of events to the venue and region. With her vast industry experience working with agents and corporates, Emily is a brilliant new addition to our team and I am excited to start the next phase of our strategy. For more information on Farnborough International, visit: www.farnboroughinternational.org

For media enquiries, interviews or imagery, contact:

Farnborough International Ltd Georgia Ward, Revive Marketing & PR Consultancy - [email protected]


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