More events, more turnover, more recruitment

2016 saw ACE turnover increase by 30% staying faithful to what is now a 3-year trend.

International Incentives are up by 70%, and travelling further, with South America and Asia featuring more and more in programme design.

As a result of this growth, and due to her terrific performance to date, Claire Okrafo-Smart has been promoted to Director of Incentives. Another talent continues to grow, in Lucy Hay, who has been promoted to Senior Event Manager.

The team has welcomed new team colleagues; Elizabeth Hancox, who comes with experience gained at Universal and Ashfield, and Olivia Clarke, who has a wealth of incentive experience, both joining as Event Managers, Jessica Collis comes straight from Zibrant, to join the ACE Venues Team as Venue Find Executive.

Chris said, “Our refreshed growth strategy, in place since 2014, has been focused on creating unique and memorable experiences for our clients and delegates, winning new business by being distinctive and dedicated, whilst providing our team with a healthy and enjoyable place to work, where achievement and contribution is appreciated and nurtured.”