Sixty London and the South East based conference and event buyers attended our Visit York business tourism showcase at the Houses of Parliament back in March. So far, we are delighted to announce we have hosted over 20 buyers in York from the London event, using their complimentary East Coast rail tickets.
To date we have generated enquiries worth in excess of £250,000. Site visits to York venues are ongoing and will continue to York venues throughout 2013. Wendy Holdsworth , Buyer for American Express, visited six York venues in July:
“Thank you for the opportunity to see all that York can offer – it is such an amazing city and one which is currently under-utilised for conferences. Hopefully, we can rectify that now.” Wendy Holdsworth American Express Events Manager