The Convention Bureau at West Midlands Growth Company are an experienced team with a wealth of local knowledge and personal contacts to help make your event a success. Whether it is assistance in venue finding, accommodation booking or bid support we are here to support you.

Steve Knight

Senior Business Tourism Manager

Responsible for the region's MICE strategy, driving business development and for the promotion of conference and major sporting events into the West Midlands, ensuring it maintains its position as one of the UK’s leading conference destinations.

Direct Line: +44 (0) 7483 078429


Stephanie Mynett

Business Tourism Manager

Manages business development including sales missions and bidding for events.

Direct Line: +44 (0) 7931 975032


Keri Morris

Convention Bureau Manager

Heads up the Convention Bureau and leads on the delivery of event support services which includes: account management, event set-up, accommodation services and venue location services.

Direct Line: +44 (0) 7375 079751


Nicola Varley

Convention Bureau Support Executive

Supports the delivery of Convention Bureau services, including accommodation booking and venue location.

Direct Line: +44 (0) 7876 753365


Linda Best

Business Events Development Consultant

Leading on international meeting development, submitting compelling conference bids, and supporting convention bureau services.

Direct Line: +44 (0) 7773 765182


Clare Hurter

Conference Ambassador Network Manager

Leads on the delivery of the Conference Ambassador Programme, providing event support services and supporting with bid submissions.

Direct Line: +44 (0) 7983 003863


Michelle Williams

Business Development Executive

Supports the Business Development team on bids and organising our presence at trade shows and events.

Direct Line: +44 (0)7375 080121