International Convention Centre Wales (ICC Wales) has announced the appointment of Amy Phillips, the second sales manager to be recruited at the conference venue in the past two months.
Phillips joins the team from Visit West, where she was head of business events, managing the Meet Bristol & Bath Convention Bureau. Before this, Phillips was senior event manager at Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel in London.
In her new role, she will be responsible for developing sales with the corporate market, agencies and international associations for the South Wales venue.
Phillips (pictured) said: “I’m passionate about the events industry and having grown up in South Wales, it’s great to be promoting the fabulous hospitality, food, and landscapes of Wales that make it a dream destination for an event planner. Together with my fantastic colleagues at ICC Wales, I’m excited to be promoting this state-of-the-art venue and beautiful part of the world to an international audience.”
Danielle Bounds, sales director, ICC Wales, commented: “Amy has a huge amount of valuable experience in the meetings and events sector, and we know that with her expertise, we can build on the work we’ve done since reopening and welcome many more events, both from the UK and internationally, to ICC Wales.”