Martin Evans, Managing Director, The Tourism Business

The Tourism Business, supports hotels and wedding venues across the UK with their marketing strategy, and marketing, sales and PR activities.  Current clients include four-star hotels in the Lake District, North Yorkshire, County Durham and the Channel Islands.  Martin is also the founder and organizer of The National Hotel Marketing Conference and has run other conferences such as the National Attractions Marketing Conference, the National Hotel Sales Conference and the National Spa Marketing Conference.

Prior to starting The Tourism Business in 1997, Martin held marketing director positions at Yorkshire Tourist Board, Consort Hotels Group, and Forte Hotels, Heathrow.   He has worked in Weddings Marketing for over 20 years, and wrote the definitive article on “Weddings Tourism” for the English Tourist Board, now VisitEngland.