Denise Ellis is the founder and CEO of Conference Contacts, one of the most experienced global event management companies in the UK, offering clients everything from large-scale corporate events to overseas incentive travel trips, and team building weekends. Denise started Conference Contacts from scratch in 1986, following a successful career in five-star hotels, both in the UK and South Africa. Her love of events and travel, together with her inside knowledge of the hospitality busines has ensured that she has a book of contacts that is the envy of the industry. Driven by a quest to find new and exciting venues and create 'out of the box' event solutions, her energy and passion are infectious! Working in over 5,200 venues across all 7 continents, for everyone from FTSE 100 companies and multinational to thursting young start-ups, nearly 90% of Conference Contacts' projets are repeat business - the result of knowledge, experience and outstanding client delivery.
Denise's professionalism and boundless energy for what she does, inspires and motivates all those around her - both in her professional life and also the many charitable projects that she tirelessly supports.