damian ogrady ignite sales and marketing

With over 30 years in the field of international tourism; from sales and marketing, to meetings and incentives, through to public relations and exhibition management, Damian provides a full complement of skills and experience to the sales & representation sector. His background incorporates a variety of senior roles in the UK and overseas, including working…

sarah parry ignite sales and marketing

Sarah has 17 years of Travel Industry experience with the past 11 years spent in sales & marketing representation. During her 9 years at Ignite Sales & Marketing Sarah has represented Austin & San Antonio CVB, Gray Line New York, Global Hospitality Marketing Link (50+ hotels in the USA) and Delaware North Parks & Resorts…

philip britton ignite sales and marketing

With 17 years of Travel Industry experience, Philip has excellent people skills, a great passion for the USA industry, an in depth knowledge of working with and for Tour Operators and has excellent contacts across the Industry. Philip has a great knowledge of the UK travel trade and has extensive knowledge of the USA tour…

andrew winterburn ignite sales and marketing

Andrew has over 25 years meetings and events (MICE) experience helping to build a start up company of 5 staff based in the UK to become a global event management business with a presence in Europe, Asia and North America with over 300 FTE’s. Consulted on behalf of a number of global blue chip companies Andrew has had the…

cass helstrip ignite pr
Cass Helstrip – Head of PR

Over a decade’s experience at top agencies including work as a strategic advisor on a number of Initial Public Offerings on the London Stock Exchange and also several large M&A deals, means that Cass understands the media, but also the business of brands.  This, combined with a strong black book of consumer travel and lifestyle…

cat hamilton ignite pr

With almost 15 years in the industry, Cat has built up a wealth of experience complemented by wide-ranging and established relationships with key UK media in the travel, business, property, trade and lifestyle sectors. Having worked both in-house and at agencies to director level, Cat’s experience spans tourist boards such as Bermuda, Las Vegas, Palm…

anita clements ignite pr

Formerly British Airways cabin crew, Anita has nine years’ PR experience spanning tourist boards, airlines, hotels, cruise lines and tour operators. Key clients have included Hilton Worldwide, Costa Cruises, Brooklands Hotel, HomeAway, Las Vegas CVA and Bermuda Department of Tourism. In addition to delivering outstanding PR coverage for her clients, Anita is highly skilled in…

jardin howlett ignite pr

A seasoned traveller, Jardine has specialised in the travel and tourism communications since 2005.  Her particular strength lies in the promotion and marketing of destinations in the USA following her work with the six New England states. Jardine has worked on campaigns for a range of tourist boards and hotels as well as tour operators,…