professionals Roger Oakley and Vanessa McNair
have formed a new consultancy, Global
Connect UK, which will provide outsourced
sales and marketing to hotels, destination management companies (DMCs), convention and visitor
bureaus, tourists boards, tour operators, agents and
UK’s founders say it will provide a service to bodies looking to heighten brand
awareness and increase market share for ‘the client’ in both the meetings, incentive, convention and event and leisure
sectors of the UK travel market.
“We believe that
in this constantly evolving trading environment, relationships are the key to successful
selling,” says Oakley.
The companies current portfolio of DMCs
include BtG Event
Solutions in Russia and the Euro-Host Group in Spain, Austria, Portugal,
Madeira, The Azores, Czech Republic, Romania, Hungary,