Capita Travel and Events has appointed Nel Flint as head of operations – meetings, for its Derby, Manchester and Glasgow offices. She will lead the teams that source venues from these locations.
Flint has spent 15 years in the meetings industry where she has gained experience in hotel conference operations, venue finding, operations management and people development. Her previous role was head of operations – venues at Zibrant. She had been at Zibrant since joining as a team manager in 2004.
Flint said she was inspired to join Capita Travel and Events by the agency’s “vision and growth plans for meetings and events”.
“Growth will bring further career opportunities and what really excites me about my role, is being able to help shape the future of such a sizable, specialist meetings and events operation,” she added.
Paul Stoddart, director of meetings and events, Capita Travel and Events, said: “As our meetings and events business continues to grow, we are determined to retain high levels of service excellence. Nel’s operational experience, knowledge and energy will be a great benefit to our teams and customers.”