Meet The Club Liverpool Team
Club Liverpool is a partnership between the Liverpool Convention Bureau and ACC Liverpool.
Liverpool Convention Bureau
The Liverpool Convention Bureau team has the inside knowledge on Liverpool venues, hotels, food and drink, suppliers, attractions and things to do.
ACC Liverpool is a proud supporter of the city it represents. They play a key role in the economy and help form a positive image of the wider region.
JANE FAWLEY – CLUB LIVERPOOL PROGRAMME MANAGER (LIVERPOOL CONVENTION BUREAU)
Jane’s role includes identifying and bringing on board new ambassadors as well as being the key contact for those already involved. She will help ambassadors to pinpoint key events that could come to Liverpool and work closely with the rest of the bureau and ACC team who will provide expert support from bid stage to hosting the event. Jane also organises networking events for members and prospective ambassadors including Club Liverpool’s Annual Recognition event.
KATE CURRIE - CONVENTION BUREAU MANAGER (LIVERPOOL CONVENTION BUREAU)
Kate has been with LCB since 2008 and oversees the operational aspects of the bureau. Liaising closely with clients on large events in particular, Kate helps organisers plan their event to make it successful and memorable. Kate also represents the bureau at client and stakeholder meetings, compiling and reporting on bureau activity, as well as seeking out new business opportunities.
SUZANNE WATSON - CONFERENCE AND EVENTS EXECUTIVE (LIVERPOOL CONVENTION BUREAU)
Suzanne’s role within the team is to assist event organisers bringing events to the city, this involves attending exhibitions, creating venue proposals, and both organising and running site visits and group familiarisation trips. Suzanne also works closely with the hotels to provide negotiated rates for our accommodation booking service that we offer organisers, both building and managing the websites in the time leading up to the event.
KERRIN MACPHIE - DIRECTOR OF SALES (ACC LIVERPOOL)
Kerrin is responsible for delivering the business mix to ACC Liverpool through conferences, events and exhibitions supported by a team of 11 highly charged committed individuals. Kerrin is committed to promoting Liverpool as an event destination through international and national trade shows, client engagement and generally ensuring Liverpool has a voice and is represented at industry networking events and speaker opportunities. Club Liverpool Ambassadors are key to the city’s success in winning large international and national events and key to that success is developing and maintaining strong relationships as well as supporting ambassadors to bid for and win events in their specialist fields. Kerrin’s expertise and knowledge of the industry combined with the ambition and dedication of Club Liverpool ambassadors has proved a winning formula in attracting world events to the city.
Ajay Shah – International Bid Executive (ACC LIVERPOOL)
Ajay is responsible for creating bespoke destination bids for European and International events at ACC Liverpool. He liaises with local ambassadors on content including letters of support, event specific information, room allocations and logistics amongst many other things. He is also responsible for updating and refreshing the venues sales proposal, creating sector specific personalised proposals for team.
Andrew Harrison - Research Coordinator (ACC LIVERPOOL)
Andrew is responsible for researching association sector specific events that are a good fit for ACC Liverpool. These events often require ambassador support and it is his role that identifies potential ambassadors. He is also responsible for generating appointments at key trade shows nationally and internationally in addition to researching potential exhibitions for Exhibition Centre Liverpool – the latest addition to ACC Liverpool’s world class family of venues.