Our leading panel of judges are industry professionals who have in-depth experience of running events. Each of our judges are allocated an award category and vote independently and separately to score each entry. They then meet to share scoring and discuss feedback to consolidate the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Christine Martin

Christine Martin

Board Director, Consultant

Christine is an experienced business leader and entrepreneur who has worked at board level for event and publishing businesses of all shapes and sizes from multi-nationals to start-ups to privately owned companies.

Most recently she was Executive Director, GES Events leading the corporate agency team across EMEA. Prior to which she spent four years as Executive Director for Marketing and Customer Experience at GES EMEA, serving on the regional executive board. She has held managing director positions at Dennis Publishing and Nielsen and her twenty five year (and counting!) career also includes launching and selling two successful B2B event businesses.

Christine now leads Pragmatiko, a strategic consultancy working with event brands, tech companies and industry suppliers to accelerate profitable, scalable business growth.

Favourite quote of the moment: “Find out who you are and do it on purpose”. Dolly Parton.