Corporate Events Director
Quintessentially & Co

Kia takes great personal pride in bringing brands to life through live experiences and events.

A goal-orientated, commercial and creative Events Director with over twelve years’ experience leading brand experiences and delivering strategic event solutions for high profile organisations such as Facebook, HSBC, Cartier, ITV, AOL and Microsoft, both client side & agency.

As Corporate Events Director, Kia is passionate about being the best partner to clients; understanding them, their audience, their strategic goals and constantly having a pulse on what is hot in the industry.

An active and passionate colleague within senior leadership teams shaping annual plans, driving change and mentoring the future talent.

A seasoned judge, Kia enjoys celebrating the great work of our creative, disruptive and hard-working industry and is looking forward to awarding future forward thinkers

Judging panel

Damian Clarke

The Current Collective

Adam Lee

VP Experiential Marketing and Partnerships Manager

Alison Camps

Co-chair and Marketing Director - Pride in London
Deputy Chairman & Joint Managing Partner - Quadrangle

Andrew Akuffo

Director of Events and Brand Partnerships
Ministry of Sound

Andy Dougan

Head of Experiential & Growth
Geometry Global

Catherine Borowski

Founder and MD
Produce UK

Kia Hanly

Corporate Events Director
Quintessentially & Co

Leigh Fergus

Managing Director, ESI Live
ESI Media

Michelle Bryan-Low

Director, Large Customer Marketing and Events, EMEA

Nick Tether

Head of Experiential
Exterion Media

Victoria Archbold

Managing Director
Hearst Live