Jeremy Stein, Managing Director of BCFA, and Chris Tucker, International President of NEWH UK , lead a panel discussion with guests Milan Cvetkovic, Libby Bull and Terry McGillicuddy looking at the support needed by the hospitality sector as well as initiatives BCFA/Design Insider and NEWH UK have launched in order to support their members.
What the webinar in full here and full panellist details below:
Jeremy Stein, Managing Director, BCFA: Jeremy has led the BCFA for the last five years, having worked within the membership sector for the last 15 years and previously working as a commercial and marketing director within publishing. Jeremy’s main focus within the BCFA is on developing partnerships and exploring new ways to help BCFA members be more successful, and the development of Design Insider has been central in this.
Chris Tucker, International President, NEWH: Tucker & Associates has been operating for more than a decade representing manufacturers and distributors of quality products in the Hospitality, Multifamily and Retirement market segments. NEWH has been an integral part of Chris Tucker’s career opening doors and opportunities and staying connected in the industry worldwide. A member of NEWH since 2006, Chris is currently she has the honour of being the first International President of NEWH Inc.
Milan Cvetkovic, Director, GreyHammer Consulting: Past BCFA Chairman and current BCFA Board Director, Milan is a commercial interiors industry veteran having accumulated forty years’ experience operating at senior level both in the UK and internationally. Four years ago he founded GreyHammer Consulting, a commercial interiors specific advisory driven by front line experience rather than management and business theory.
Libby Bull, Senior Interior Designer, HKS and Vice President of the UK Chapter, NEWH: After studying Interior Design at Middlesex University, Libby began her career designing retail stores & spas for luxury cosmetics company Molton Brown. Over the past 15 years her portfolio expanded across a broad range of interiors disciplines, from Children’s libraries, Wellness resorts & signature restaurants, with her most recent ventures including the design of the Spa & Fitness Suites on the QM2 ( Queen Mary II Cruise Liner) and the Harrods Beauty Halls.
Terry McGillicuddy, Director, Richmond International: During his many years in the industry Terry has worked in all aspects of interior design, from retail and leisure to hotel and hospitality. He takes a personal and open approach with clients and forms relationships with them that last long after the project has finished. He takes his time to understand the client’s needs, sketching, discussing and interpreting ideas.