Summer 2023 :::: 15 - 17 June :::: Le Meridien Lav, Split :::: Croatia

The Management Team

Welcome to The Meetings Space team!

We are working with a growing team of committed professionals to deliver the major companies and important new business potential for all our buyers and suppliers.

Our aims remain crystal clear:

  •  To inspire senior buyers 
  •  To provide new business opportunities for suppliers
  •  To provide the best possible ROI on time and budgets
  •  To give you an unforgettable experience

Lorraine Hall, CEO

Lorraine is a MICE industry expert, who thrives on creating business opportunities and crafting unforgettable experiences. Supporting and guiding the team, her attention to detail is second to none. Describe Lorraine? Social, emotional people hugger! | +44 7867 783 755 


 Nic Sancho, Managing Director 

Nic has over 15 years of experience within the MICE industry both in the UK and internationally. Nic is ambitious yet laid-back, with an impressive network of suppliers and buyers all over Europe. And when he's not delivering epic forums with TMS, Nic's busy being a proud father to his two little ones! | +44 7540 762 904


Leah Jones, Event Manager

Meet Leah, the commander-in-chief of our events team. Leah remains cool calm and collected, no matter how big the event. When she's not leading the team to success, Leah loves spending quality with her family and her furry feline friend, Maya. Oh, and she knows how to rock out at a good gig too! | +44 207 482 9999


Eloise Kenny, Senior Event Executive 

We've got a perfectionist in our midst! Eloise is an absolute pro at creating flawless events at TMS. From creating our event programme to designing the app, her creativity knows no bounds. Despite living in the city, Eloise is a country girl at heart – whether she is riding her horses or travelling to a new country, she’s always after adventure. | +44 207 482 9999


Rheanna Spence, Sales and Marketing Manager

Say hello to Rheanna, the Sales & Marketing mastermind of our dreams! She's all about building great relationships with, well, everyone... And whether she's jet-setting with the TMS team or exploring with her travel partner, Rheanna loves discovering new destinations. Taiwan could be her favourite country yet! | +44 749 686 9863



Each of our country experts has been selected because of their superlative reputation for quality client knowledge and strong client relationships in their region.

The experts select and pre-qualify the priority buyers - both the diamonds from leading agencies and corporates and also the hidden gems from new and growing companies who have great MICE business potential.
Our team of regional experts are based across Europe including in UK, Germany, France, Benelux, Sweden, Italy and Russia.

We continue to increase the size of our country experts' team to ensure we optimise the buyer quality and deliver new business potential within each of our target markets.

AbleMaxx - Maxine MacPherson

Maxine's 20+ years of MICE industry experience has been invaluable to The Meetings Space team since 2014. AbleMaxx Ltd has a proven track record in business development, branding, innovative communication, PR, and sales. They offer effective sales & marketing solutions for UK and EMEA MICE suppliers and serve as a dependable global resource for MICE buyers as an extension to the solutions team.



The Luxury Lab - Patrizia di Patrizio

The Luxury Lab is a consultancy and sales representation company based in Milan, solely dedicated to luxury hotels and resorts worldwide. The company was founded by Patrizia Di Patrizio who has over 23 years’ experience working across Europe for some of the world’s most prestigious global luxury hotel brands, including Four Seasons, Mandarin Oriental, Concorde and Rocco Forte Hotels. Currently The Luxury Lab represents luxury properties in Maldives, Sri Lanka and Malaysia.




Attach Agency - Tanja Andresen

Attach Agency is a brand new consultancy & representation company in the Nordics, established to challenge the traditional ways within the hospitality industry, by bringing forwards leading trends. Founded by Tanja Andresen a passionate hotelier, which her heart beats for the hospitality industry. With more than 20 years of experience in representing over 200 hotels in the Nordic Markets, Tanja knows her way around the entire MICE & Leisure industry and is very well connected.