President, International Association of Speaker Bureaus
With a firm belief that successful events which deliver maximum ROI for both attendees and organisers can be held anywhere, even a cow shed, Nick Gold draws on his 20+ years consulting experience working with 7,500 speakers and servicing 1,000+ events per year to address the pain-points and opportunities that exist for event professionals. As Managing Director of leading UK & International speaker bureau, Speakers Corner, Nick has turned a bespoke entertainment bookings agency into a market-leading speaker bureau and consultancy which sits at the heart of the events industry Nick also manages the business with his brother Tim, which also makes him well placed to comment on how family and business can work together! Nick is President of the International Association of Speaker Bureaus (IASB) and was formerly the Chairman of the EASB (European Association of Speaker Bureaus). He has been published extensively across UK media outlets, including: The Telegraph, City AM, Huffington Post UK, GQ.com and Raconteur, and has previously spoken at events including Confex, BNC and The Business Show.