Travel and meetings engagement consultancy Festive Road has announced the appointment of Ian Jones as a hotel, meetings and events sales and marketing expert.
Jones has 25 years’ experience in the hotel industry, holding roles with industry associations such as HBAA and ITM. He has also been in leading sales roles at meetings agency Zibrant and De Vere Venues.
Jones is currently director of sales for experiential learning company Inspired Learning and also runs his family’s 42-acre farm and outdoor learning business in the Surrey Hills.
Paul Tilstone, managing partner of Festive Road, said: “The fact that [Ian] is combining his role with something so different will add to his creativity and allow him to focus on two very different passions in his life.”