Really Useful Theatres Group has announced that Vanessa Andreis will join the company as commercial partnerships director on 17 July. She will be responsible for all non-ticketing revenue across the portfolio and with direct accountability for the Retail, Catering and VIP & Hospitality businesses. Vanessa will also be responsible for identifying new partners for the group to help develop the overall experience across the portfolio.
Andreis has enjoyed 12 years at Warner Bros as director of promotions and partnerships, and most recently two years at Lime Communications as executive director client services & partnerships, and brings to this role a wealth of experience, skills and creative talent.
Really Useful Theatres group managing director Rebecca Kane Burton, who was vice president and GM of London’s The O2 before joining Lloyd Webber’s company in 2016, said: “I’m absolutely delighted to welcome Vanessa to the Really Useful family. The role of commercial partnerships director is a newly created one, and reflects the future vision and strategy for our company. Not only will Vanessa be looking after all of our non-ticketing revenue across all our venues, but will also be looking to launch the Group’s partnership programme – a new direction for the business.”
Vanessa Andreis comments, “I am excited to start a new challenge within this world-renowned and prestigious company. I look forward to working with such a talented team to develop further their already extensive partnerships across the Really Useful Theatre portfolio.”