Unique Venues of London (UVL) has announced its new board members for 2011, which includes three additions, Alana Buckley, Chris Stallworthy and Emily Ackroyd.
Both Alana, Corporate Events Manager at St Paul’s Cathedral, and Chris, Events Director at Spencer House will take joint responsibility for UVL’s annual party and Expo, two of the most important events in the consortium’s calendar.
Emily, Events Manager at the Imperial War Museum London, will act as member liaison for all 73 member venues including the newest additions Fortnum & Mason, Fulham Palace, Lord’s Cricket Ground, The Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising and The Saatchi Gallery. Her responsibilities will also include organising member meetings for the organisation.
Lisa Hatswell, Chairman of UVL and Corporate Sales Manager at EDF Energy London Eye, comments: “Our board is a crucial factor in UVL’s success and we are delighted to welcome Alana, Chris and Emily. The quality of our board reflects the growth in stature and recognition that UVL has enjoyed as we remain at the forefront of unusual venues in the capital. With five new members and a great 18th anniversary party already under our belt, 2011 is set to be another memorable year for the collection”.
The new board members join re-elected Chairman Lisa Hatswell, Vice Chairman Moya Maxwell and Finance Director Barry Melbourne Webb, along with a further six board members.