Andrew Winterburn (Global Business Development Director) has been appointed to the EVCOM board of directors.
EVCOM, a merger between Eventia and the International Visual Communications Association (IVCA), has announced that following the results of the membership voting at the association’s inaugural annual general meeting on 19 June, Dale Parmenter will continue as chairman for the next 12 months.
Andrew has over 25 years’ experience in the live meeting and events industry and was instrumental in the set-up and organic growth of Ashfield Meetings & Events global footprint. In his current role as Global Business Development Director he has a strong understanding of clients buying patterns at a local, regional and global level and is involved in various strategic meetings management programmes.
On joining EVCOM, Winterburn said: “I am thrilled with the appointment and looking forward to contributing to the strategies for the year ahead to ensure the growth of both the industry and association. I strongly believe the newly appointed, re-elected and continuing board members represent the diversity of our membership. It provides a fantastic platform to ensure we have a common language across our industry which will help clearly define the association to industry, government and clients alike. I am excited to be working with Dale and the rest of the board at such an exciting time in the development of the association.”
Ashfield Meetings & Events is a founder patron member of EVCOM.