IBC is run by the industry, for the industry. Six leading international bodies are the partners behind IBC, representing both exhibitors and visitors.
Based in the heart of London the highly professional team works year round to ensure the highest quality delivery of the IBC experience. Here are some of the key names and faces:
Michael's job is to lead a motivated IBC team and ensure that IBC is a success for all the stakeholders. With 24 years’ experience in this industry, his background is in publishing and events. He holds an MBA from Leicester Business School specialising in marketing and business strategy.
Director of Business Development
Steve holds the board level relationships with key accounts and partnerships. He is also responsible for development strategy and identifying new revenue streams, working with the CEO.
Head of Sales
International Sales Manager
Kerr generates new business and supports accounts worldwide. He is also responsible for Halls 1, 4, 5 and 6.
Tom works with all of our exhibitors to help build their presence and success at the show.
Head of Events
Kelli has overall responsibility for ensuring that all IBC’s events are delivering to IBC’s quality expectations, safely and on budget. Taking a holistic view across the event, and with the venue and our service providers to ensure that not only IBC, but also our stakeholders receive optimum customer service delivery and a high quality experience.
Sarah’s role includes exhibitor relationship management for Halls 6 and 7, overall responsibility of IBC’s sales agents and national pavilions and plays a key role in the operations and delivery for the exhibition. She leads the IBC team on all event signage and holds key relationships with the RAI event managers team and floor management team for the exhibition.
Senior Events Executive
Philip’s role includes exhibitor relationship management and ensuring the smooth delivery and exhibition operations for our outside exhibits, the IBC Future Zone and IBC’s Digital Info Channel Partners. He also holds key relationships with the RAI departments and suppliers.
Senior Events Executive
Amy has particular responsibilities around the conference, speaker management, liaison with the speakers, operations and delivery of the conference including the stage sets. She works with the conference executive producers’ committee, is responsible for the delivery of Technical Papers stream, and also for operations around the Rising Stars programme.
Senior Events Executive
Lidija’s role includes the delivery of the events visitor areas, including the Gold Pass Lounge. She also takes the operational lead on IBC’s social programme, IBC Party and the IBC Awards. She works closely with the RAI ensuring our event staff deliver high quality service to all attendees and holds the relationship with RAI’s Hotel & Travel team.
Account Manager and Credit Controller
Stacey manages the department and oversees the sales and purchase ledgers. She is responsible for our credit control, ensuring that our customers pay within our terms to maintain the profitability of the company.
Senior Management Accountant
Beth assists the finance director by working with all IBC departments to provide management information including the monthly reports and annual budgets.
Amy is responsible for our purchase ledger, processing supplier invoices and ensuring they are paid in a timely manner. She also reconciles all of IBC’s bank accounts, and processes our currency and credit card expenses.
Director, Marketing and Communications.
Imran leads the development and delivery of IBC’s marketing and communications strategy, building brand awareness, driving demand and exploiting data to create new revenue streams. He is charged with developing compelling marketing and communication programmes to further enhance our market presence, promote thought leadership and support business growth.
Head of Marketing
Senior Marketing Executive
Emily is the marketing lead for the IBC Leaders' Summit, IBC Awards, IBC Future Zone and Future Reality Theatre, IBC Content Everywhere and the Technical Papers Programme. She also oversees printed material, sales support, email campaigns and website content.
Data Insight Manager
Digital Marketing Executive
Head of Event Content
Senior Content Manager
Content Team Assistant
George Bevir is editor of IBC365, an online platform that provides analysis, insight and opinion on the issues and topics affecting the broadcast and media industry.
IBC365 Staff Writer
Alana Foster is a journalist at IBC365 writing about the global media broadcasting industry.
Digital Media Coordinator
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Head of Projects
Tamsin leads the team, ensuring that all projects are run smoothly and efficiently using proven project management methodologies. Tamsin collaborates on the identification of new opportunities for IBC and emerging trends in the industry providing timely implementation. She also helps all IBC stakeholders to understand the benefits of the systematic project management approach.
Ceylan (Jay) Sakallioglu
Assistant Project Manager
Jay works with internal and external stakeholders to initiate, manage and deliver key projects. Jay supports new high profile initiatives and helps all IBC stakeholders to understand the benefits of Project Management.
Head of HR
Karen supports the development of IBC and its continuing excellence through the recruitment, reward, management and development of high-performing employees.
Senior Office Administrator/HR Advisor
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