Jewellery & Watch director scoops honour at Exhibition News Awards.
Portfolio director for Jewellery & Watch London and Birmingham at i2i Events Group, Julie Driscoll, has been awarded the Events Director of the Year accolade at the Exhibition News Awards.
The award, which recognises achievements in producing the best events and exhibitions in the UK, was handed to Driscoll for her efforts heading-up the Jewellery & Watch London and Jewellery & Watch Birmingham teams since 2012.
Under her leadership the show has recorded an 11% rise in visitor numbers in its second year. This year, the event will take place at London’s Saatchi Gallery to accommodate this growth.
Commenting on her award win Driscoll said: “I am absolutely delighted to have been selected as the winner of this important industry award. I have a fantastic team working with me on both Jewellery & Watch London and Birmingham and this award is also testament to them and the fantastic shows we have built.”
Jewellery and watch brands exhibiting at this year’s event include Chavin Jewellery, Deakin & Francis, BQ Watches, Fei Liu Fine Jewellery, Ingenious Jewellery, Maree London, Pearl & Queenie, Lars Larsen Watches and Lucy Q Designs.
The National Association of Goldsmiths (NAG) will also hold its annual general meeting at the same time as the show on June 18.
The show will take place on June 18-19 at London’s Saatchi Gallery. For more information or to register to attend the show, visit jewelleryandwatchlondon.com