portfolio director Duncan Reid is to leave UBM Live before next month’s Event
UK show at The NEC. He is to join
Clarion Events’ defence and security exhibition
He said: “I’ve
had a fantastic 14 years at UBM, but I’m ready to move on to a new challenge.
Clarion is at an exciting period in its development and provides a new
opportunity that I’m really looking forward to.”
Portfolio director of Leisure Industry Week,
Jonny Sullens, will take charge of the Confex Group products which include
International Confex, Event UK and Venuefinder.com.
Live group director,
Simon Parker, thanked
Reid for his contribution over the years, saying: “The portfolio has constantly
developed under his management and there are already very exciting plans in
place for next year’s Confex.”