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Paul Black

Paul Black

Head of Business Events, Visit Britain

Paul is currently Head of Business Events at Visit Britain (and VisitEngland) and has worked in the industry for over 16 years. VisitBritain is the national tourism agency, a non-departmental public body funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS). The organisations priority is to grow the UK’s valuable business events sector by promoting its world-class destinations, venues and sectors, and driving more targeted international business events into the UK. Prior to his role at VisitBritain, Paul worked for London & Partners across their UK and citywide event division, at NYC & Company as European director of sales and marketing, and before as head of Hills Balfour’s business events department working on behalf of international destination clients