MEETinLEEDS hires new sales team member

MEETinLEEDS, has announced the appointment of Natalie Cherry as its conference sales assistant. The new addition aims to build on the University’s position in the conferencing industry on a national and international scale.

Cherry will be responsible for helping clients explore and discover Leeds as a conferencing city. Previously, Cherry has acted as a student ambassador for the University of Leeds and has worked at the Leeds International Summer School, an annual event for MEETinLEEDS.

She will also work alongside Lisa Wood, sales executive of the MEETinLEEDS team. Wood and Cherry will support clients to find a Leeds venue for their conferences and events.

Harriet Boatwright, sales and marketing manager at MEEDSinLEEDS, commented: “We’re absolutely delighted to welcome Natalie on board. Customer experience is at the heart of everything that we do.

“Natalie’s appointment will really help to build on the knowledge that we have in our team, ultimately furthering to profile the University of Leeds as a hub for conferencing activity, not just in the local region, but on a larger scale too. We look forward to seeing Natalie develop her skills with us and play a strong role in our fantastic team here at MEETinLEEDS.”