Samme Allen (Chairman of Our Organisational Awards)
Samme Allen is a multi-award winning in-demand professional MC, facilitator, and moderator working with a range of audiences and sectors internationally.
With vast experience within the meetings and events sector, she works with corporate clients such as pharmaceutical companies, to medical associations, societies, and trade shows, Samme works on a diverse range of events around the world supporting her clients with audience engagement and event ROI.
Proud to be head judge for a second year, Samme champions best practice and customer service across the industry and has supported CHS with the development of the 2019 awards process.
TLC Ltd has been established for 12 years and offers a venue finding service for corporate events in the UK and abroad as well as support to venues in social media, marketing and blogging on a freelance/project basis from our garden office in Hertfordshire.
Director of ADP Events, we have been supplying the events industry for 17 years with Murder Mystery, Team Building and Entertainment events throughout the UK and Europe. Recently we have found ourselves, through growth, having to rebrand and are now a Full Event Management and Production company and we're loving it!
Having come into the events industry 7 years ago I have worked hard with my partner in crime Paul Tidy to grow the brand of Sandals Resorts to be the go-to multiple award-winning brand for Caribbean incentives. My ethos is work hard, play hard!
"I have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the world of events, having worked in the industry for over 17 years within both venues and the agency side. I pride myself on delivery and have a true passion for our industry.
As a previous nominee, I fully endorse these awards and can't wait to see this year's nominations."
A multi-award winning hotelier, recently formed TR Global Group; TR Global Events - a full-service international event management company & TR Destination Management - a global DMC creating a world of possibilities. Highly experienced & driven event expert with a network of professional operators creating a unique experience for their clients.
Long-standing professional in the hospitality industry. Fellow and Chairman of Yorkshire Branch. Judge for LVHA, SHA and CHS.
Events industry from Royal functions to Grand Depart, SPOTY, weddings and Large corporate events
Event and Sales Coordinator - Head of Venue Finding
I joined AGM Event and Travel Solutions in October 2018 after completing a Business and Events Management Degree. I am now responsible for the Venue Finding for AGM Events, making sure our clients are placed into the best-suited venues!
I am the proud Founder and Managing Director of AGM Event & Travel Solutions, a venue finding and event management company booking venues and providing event management solutions for our clients across the globe.
Passionate about Events. Imagination has no limits. I have over twenty years as a business owner, entrepreneur somewhat maverick. Specialising in event design, project management, business development, consultancy and operational management for catering up to 2000 covers. A creative flair; being able to think outside the box.
I set up my own events management business in 2018. I design, plan, organise, promote and run a variety of events on behalf of client companies and charities predominantly in the Midlands region. I have organised more than 600 events in 43 different UK cities/towns during my career and work across all business sectors.
Recently appointed to head up and grow the events business for Gray Dawes, I live and breathes events. I am the ultimate sales professional with extensive knowledge in the events industry spanning over 20 years. A “whirlwind of energy” according to my customers.