Organiser i2i Events Group has announced the appointment of Kirsty Broere as the event manager for Jewellery & Watch.
Broere (pictured) has worked at i2i since 2009 and with i2i’s retail portfolio since 2011 on Spring Fair, Autumn Fair and Jewellery & Watch.
Prior to joining i2i, she has led business development on wealth management events and has also worked for the organisers of luxury exhibition Extravaganza in Moscow.
Julie Driscoll, portfolio director, said: “Jewellery & Watch has grown exponentially since becoming a standalone trade event in 2010. The 2016 event in February will exhibit over 700 jewellery and watch brands and see over 20,000 trade visitors attend.
“It is a dynamic and growing brand which required an event manager to drive even further organic growth. Kirsty will report into myself and I am delighted to be able to recognise such a talented individual.”
Mark Shashoua, CEO of i2i said: “We are committed to developing our people at i2i and seeing talent and leadership emerge from within. Kirsty’s promotion recognises her outstanding contribution to Jewellery & Watch and demonstrates her impressive expertise in the sector. I am delighted for Kirsty and expect her to continue to accomplish great things for the company.”
The next edition of Jewellery & Watch will be held on 7-11 February 2016 at the NEC.
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