New members of the board include Lenka Myroniukova of the Baltic Exchange, who takes on the role of Marketing Chair and Mo Issa of The Mermaid who will manage the collective’s annual fam weekend and the upcoming Big City Site Visit. Members from Holiday Inn Kings Cross, One Moorgate Place, 47-58 Bastwick Street and LSO St Luke’s will support Mo as Events Chair during both events.
Oliver Hargreaves, Head of Sales at the Barbican Centre, will remain as Chair of LCS. Ed Bolling of Ironmongers’ Hall, Rowan Bennett of The HAC, Paul Martins of America Square and Gabby Hine of the Barbican will all remain on the board to continue their work into the new year.
Commenting on the appointment of the new board, Oliver Hargreaves says: “Over the past few years it has been encouraging to see the collective grow from strength to strength. Last year was a particularly productive year with some really tangible results for members and I look forward to working with new board members to see what exciting and new ideas they will bring to the table.”
New member venues to join LCS this year include 47-58 Bastwick Street, Guildhall, The Mermaid and Thistle City Barbican. The new board will be devising LCS’s strategy for the year during its upcoming board away day.
London City Selection is the only venue collective to require the Meetings Industry Association (MIA) AIM Accreditation as a membership criteria for venues.