ADNEC welcomes two industry veterans to sales team

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Company (ADNEC) today announced the appointment of two senior members to its sales- exhibition and conference team.

Following the resignation of Christina Anthony, the Sales Director – Exhibitions, ADNEC today announced that Greg Cherry joined ADNEC on 9th of September as the Director of Sales-Exhibition, brings over 15 years of experience in exhibitions and events across a variety of industry sectors including aviation, biotechnology and healthcare, defence and security and more recently new media.

Starting his career in sales and marketing, Greg moved into exhibitions and events holding director and executive level positions with global organisations. Most recently Greg has been Managing Director of Oxbow Media, a company specializing in the production and delivery of large scale events, PR and product launches and communication programmes to include clients such as Skype and Expedia.

ADNEC also announced the appointment of Robin Miller as the Director of Sales -Conferences and Events. Robin has a wealth of both academic knowledge and professional experience, lecturing at both Strathclyde and Paisley Universities, and working at the Scottish Exhibition ‘&’ Conference Centre where he lately took the position of Head of Conference Sales, looking after all Association and Corporate business. Robin will be joining ADNEC on 16th September 2012.

ADNEC’s Chief Sales and Marketing Officer Humaid Matar Al Dhaheri, said: “I am very pleased to have both Greg and Robin joining ADNEC. I am sure that their great experience and know-how of the exhibition and conference sectors accumulated through long years of taking up leading positions will instrumentally benefit to ADNEC, which is now gearing up into another most exciting season with the hosting of some of leading international events in the coming months, including, Routes, ADIPEC, WFES, and IDEX”.

“I would like to thank Christina Anthony, the Sales Director – Exhibitions, who has been with ADNEC since 2009 for her significant contribution to ADNEC over the last few years, wishing her all the best in her new challenge”, Al Dhaheri concluded.