Exhibition News June 2017 - Page 3

JUNE IN tHIS ISSuE ▶ NEWS 08 TOP NEWS STORIES 10 THE DEALMAKER 13 EN ExcLuSIvE 37 Nigel Nathan, MD of Olympia London, discusses how the venue will change under new ownership ▶ FEaturES 23 WASTE NOT, WANT NOT 18 DISRuPTIvE INfLuENcERS Completely Group never meant to be an exhibition organiser, and now it’s running a very different type of exhibition Soraya Gadelrab of Fresh Montgomery on tackling food waste at shows 28 gLObAL ExHIbITIONS DAy In a GED17 special, EN asks event profs why it's important to support the global exhibition industry 32 ESSA AT TEN EN looks back over 10 years of ESSA, and hears what the future holds for the association ▶ COLuMNIStS 31 A ONE-TIME OPPORTuNITy GDPR is approaching fast and event profs need to be ready, says Circdata's Hellen Beveridge STANDINg OuT fROM THE cROWD EN meets the stand designers helping change the face of exhibitions 53 gALLERy Event profs around the world celebrate Global Exhibitions Day 41 SALES TALK Cheltenham Racecourse's Lee Moulson on the most enjoyable part of working in sales 47 PEOPLE MANAgEMENT 14 LIgHTS uP As Showlite celebrates its 25th birthday, founder Paul Wicks looks back on the company’s history and reflects on the industry. Are your people your greatest asset, asks Noel Reeves of Rocket Print & Promotions ▶ LIFEStyLE 53 gALLERy 54 PEOPLE MOvES 58 LAST WORD WITH MIcHAEL WESTcOTT exhibitionnews.co.uk | June 2017 3