Interviews


Under the Spotlight with Miriam Sigler, Founding Director, Ways & Means Events

What was your first job in the industry? I got some work experience at the age of 13 working on a large conference and exhibition in Brighton. I went back every year for 10 years (skiving school to go work) met some people I still know to this day...

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Mystic Meg, eat your heart out!

On the eve of the next decade, the Twenties – would you believe it – I thought it might be interesting to review my forecasts of the year that has just gone. Whilst it’s easy enough for anyone to peel off some vague predictions, if...

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On the Road with Showlite Account Manager, Georgina Pettit

When we’re delivering shows for our customers we dispatch a big team of people to put in the floorcoverings, shell scheme, electrics, lighting, and signage, and it’s my job to ensure that everything is installed in the right order, at the...

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Creating partnerships

EN editor Saul Leese discusses the changing face of Showlite, and how creativity and partnerships, sets them apart from the competition Showlite has been through a significant transformation over the past five ye...

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Under the Spotlight with Paul Clark, Events Manager, Installer Show

What was your first job in the industry? At 18, I joined the Publicity Unit at the Automobile Association.  Among numerous responsibilities the team organised the AA’s presence at national exhibitions and events. I served an unofficial...

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Under the Spotlight with Lou Kiwanuka, owner and founder of EventShaper

What was your first job in the industry? My first job was temping as an Operations Assistant at Blenheim Exhibitions in Chiswick. It was a real induction into the world of events and I threw myself in at the deep end and never looked back! What...

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