LONDON (15 September) – Nick Hares, who has extensive Conference experience working across a range of industry sectors, including pharmaceuticals, media, legal, and finance, has joined Clarion's successful gaming division as Conferences Event Manager. Reporting to Head of Content, Gaming, Ewa Bakun, he will have responsibility for delivering high profile gaming brands including EiG, ICE Conferences, GiGse, and WrB. The law graduate joins from Wilmington PLC, where he produced a range of international events in the UK, Europe and Asia.
Kate Chambers, Portfolio Director at Clarion, stated: "Nick was the stand out candidate from a long list of applicants. He has a great level of experience organising prestigious events in a number of sectors both in the UK and on the international stage. He is a valuable addition to the Clarion team, and will play a central role ensuring that we continue to produce high calibre and engaging events."
Looking forward to his new role, Nick Hares said: "This is a great opportunity to join a division of Clarion which is at the forefront of redefining the Conference experience and ensuring that the format evolves in order to engage with contemporary business users. The work that has been achieved with EiG is setting new conference industry standards and I'm looking forward to taking this thinking and deploying it at our best in class events."