With the UK’s franchise sector continuing to grow to in excess of £15bn, the British Franchise Association (bfa) has announced that it has appointed a new deputy chair to give the franchise industry’s profile an added boost.
The Foreign Airlines Association (FAA), the UK’s leading networking association for foreign airline executives, celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) board has nominated Andy Briggs, chief executive officer of Aviva UK Life, as its next chairman.
John Hyman has been selected to succeed Brian Young as chief executive of the British Frozen Food Federation.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has suspended former Secretary General Nick Davies. The move is linked with the doping scandal surrounding Russian athletics and former IAAF president Lamine Diack.
The British Antique Dealers’ Association (BADA) and the Antiquarian Booksellers Association (ABA) have announced plans to create a ‘memorandum of understanding’ between the two trade bodies.
The Clinical and Contract Research Association (CCRA) has announced the launch of affiliate membership package.
Award winning, Colchester-based CJ Association Management has strengthened its list of association clients, following a new account win. CJAM has been appointed by the Crime Writers’ Association – an association set up 60 years ago to support, promote and celebrate this successful writing genre.
The International Special Events Society (ISES) has officially changed its name to the International Live Events Association (ILEA) This was announced on May 2nd via a video broadcast, presented by international president Jodi Collen CSEP.
Jane Smallman CSci CMarSci FIMarEST was appointed 114th President of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) at its 127th Annual General Meeting on Friday 18th March 2016. Jane is the first woman to hold the position in the Institute’s 127-year history.