CN30 under Thirty 2018: winners honoured
Thirty young event professionals were honoured at 2018’s CN30 under Thirty, which took place at Camm & Hooper’s Grace Hall, London, 29 October, in partnership with Cvent and the Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO).
Those acknowledged represented industry sectors including agencies, corporates, entrepreneurs, technology pioneers, and professional conference organisers.
Cvent’s director of European sales, Jamie Vaughan, told the winning candidates: “You are the future of this industry, and we at Cvent are delighted that we can provide a platform that acknowledges your achievements.”
Mark Riches, MD, FIRST, offered some inspiring words on stage, noting the strong female representation (23 of 30 winners), before handing out the awards.
Liz Agostini, publishing director, Conference News, was thrilled with the scope of talent. She said: “The depth of talent that we saw in the submissions made this years’ CN30 list very difficult to judge. Those who have made it through to the CN30 have genuine cause for satisfaction.
“The organisations represented here this evening are testament to the high calibre of our readership, and we look forward to working with them and their talent editorially in the year ahead.”
An full feature will appear in the December issue of CN.
Main image: Aniseed Photo
The class of 2018:
Hannah Armstrong |Rachel Axford |Jenny Axtmann | Ellie Bidmead | Fiona Bool |Kasim Choudhry | Erin Corrigan | Matthew Culverhouse | Posy Cuthbertson | Will Dalzell | Mike Dennis | Lizzy Dring | Alison Fordham | Gabrielle Gant | Holly Glover | Sam Henshaw | Amy Hicks | Michaela Isted | Allannah Jackson | Jake Johnson | Stephanie Johnson | Noemi La Torre | Cassie Meer | Grace Miller | Leanne Rupkus | Roxanne Smith | Philip Staines | Charlotte Stevens | Luke Thorogood | Rachel Waters
Feeling incredibly grateful this evening receiving #CN30 Under Thirty award from @Conference_News. Huge thank you to my @FastForward15UK mentor @_becki_d for the nomination and unwavering support. What a year this is turning out to be! 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/rZBbFQDLv2— Fi Bool (@fi_eventsfairy) October 29, 2018
What an inspiring evening representing @ABPCO at the #CN30 under 30 awards presentation. Such a talented group-looks like the future of the industry is in good hands! #abpco #Excellence pic.twitter.com/qtnE6JTx7U— Therese Dolan (@ThereseDolan) October 29, 2018
We’re here! @MartyFullardUAE is first to arrive and he’s looking forward to some jolly good discussion about baroque architecture. #cn30 #eventprofs @Cammandhooper @cvent @abpco pic.twitter.com/StQwirZNPR— Conference_News (@Conference_News) October 29, 2018