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Imago Venues announces new senior appointments

As part of its continuing strategy to deliver a business where people love to be, Imago Venues has recently shared several new internal appointments.

Viv Wardle will move to the position of Finance Director, Emma Chamberlain will be Commercial Director, and Steve Powell will become Imago’s Operations Director.

Viv will continue to manage all financial aspects of the business as well as develop the business’ management Information requirements, deliver capital plans, support key projects, and focus on profit improvement.

Emma will be taking on a wider remit, seeking to unlock significant revenue opportunities as part of Imago’s strategy to innovate and grow. She will work in tandem with Viv to ensure best practice in procurement, developing key strategic partnerships, and being instrumental in Imago’s capital programme.

Steve will drive the portfolio’s mission to consistently deliver fabulous meetings, dining, and sleep; growing a strong team who will be able to execute a new operating plan that Steve will implement across all venues. He will work closely with Emma to successfully unlock new business opportunities and make Imago Venues an employer of choice.

Spencer Graydon, Chief Executive of Imago Venues, commented: “This is an exciting time for Imago Venues. We are committed to making this business a place where people love to be; a business that is caring, kind, sustainable, ambitious, accountable, and ethical. These senior moves reflect their hard work, achievements, and commitment to the business and signals our intent to grow our people, develop, and realise opportunities as they present themselves. It will help us realise our commitments and I wish Viv, Emma, and Steve every success.”