The Meetings Industry Association (mia) has made two new appointments to expand its team.
Fatima Ibrahim (pictured left) has been appointed as marketing assistant while Hannah Barry (pictured right) takes the position as event executive.
Ibrahim will be managing the mia’s marketing and communications and will be responsible for driving member engagement and the management of both the mia’s website as well as its YourEventHub, the nationally recognised accreditation scheme for product and service quality.
Meanwhile Barry will be working to plan all aspects of the mia’s busy events schedule that includes networking events, educational seminars and workshops as well as business lunches and learning breakfasts with guest speakers.
Jane Longhurst, chief executive of the mia, said: “We are delighted to welcome both Fatima and Hannah to our expanding team. Both of their roles are crucial to meet our aims and ambitions as we seek to further grow the mia and its value to members while delivering more industry insight and highlighting the issues important to the sector.”