imago makes new business development appointment
imago has appointed Natasha Hughes to the role of Business Development Manager as it seeks to take advantage of sales opportunities in the market.
Natasha, who was included on the miaList in 2014 and is a graduate of Loughborough University, previously worked at Customer Relations Manager at Burleigh Court where she managed conference clients and hotel guests and was a duty manager responsible for the day to day operations at the four star hotel and conference centre.
In her new role, Natasha will be responsible for building relationships with existing and new clients and winning business for imago’s portfolio of venues – Burleigh Court, Holywell Park, The Link Hotel and Loughborough University Campus.
Natasha commented: “Over the past few years I have become passionate about hospitality and customer service and its ability to completely change a customer’s journey and perspective alongside improving business reputation, sales and revenue. My previous role means I have built strong relationships with imago’s client base which will be of great benefit when retaining clients and understanding their event requirements and how our venues can best meet their needs.
Emma Boynton, Head of Sales and Marketing at imago, said: “We are delighted that Natasha has joined our business development team. She is already well known amongst our client base and will be a great asset to our team as we look to increase sales across imago’s portfolio of venues.”
imago unifies Loughborough University’s conference and events venues under one brand which offers high quality meeting spaces, venues and accommodation along with excellent sports and leisure facilities. imago manages Burleigh Court, Holywell Park, Loughborough University’s conference and events facilities and The Link Hotel.