Steve Crawford, Centre Director for College Court Conference Centre in Leicester, has been accepted onto the Board for Venuemasters.
In his role Steve will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience and aims to build upon the excellent work that has been carried out by the Board and Officers, bringing to the attention of buyers the wonderful facilities available at Universities. It is also a key strategy to grow membership which will then assist in funding additional promotional activities for the benefit of its members.
Venuemasters, have for over 35 years, helped event organisers find quality conference facilities and group accommodation, available for hire at over 50 academic venues across the UK. Their free enquiry service will saves time and money, by helping clients discover some of the best located and best value facilities at academic venues across the UK.
Terry Billingham, CEO of Venuemasters says ‘All of the team at Venuemasters are looking forward to working more closely with Steve. In addition to his experience of the industry, his ideas and support of new initiatives will benefit everyone involved with the consortium’.
In addition to Steve sitting on the Board for Venuemasters he also sits on the Board for Venues of Excellence, a group of truly excellent venues based around the UK, of which he has held for 5 years, and is passionate and dedicated to the tourism industry.
Steve Crawford says, ‘I am delighted to be offered the opportunity by my peer group to join the Board of Venuemasters. The growth in commercial activities can have a real tangible benefit to the students, capital investment and overall standing of our universities internationally. It also creates job opportunities both directly and indirectly and boosts the income of the University and city’.