• Team Belfast

    Helping you at every stage of the process

Meet The Team

Laurie Scott

Director of Business Development

Laurie Scott heads up Visit Belfast's Business Tourism team, promoting Belfast as a leading national and international conference destination. He is responsible for developing and directing the business tourism strategy through marketing activity to attract events to the city worth £27.3m to the local economy.

Email: lauriescott@visitbelfast.com

Jac Callan

Leisure Trade Sales Manager

Email: Jaccallan@visitbelfast.com

Deborah Swain

Conference Sales Manager for UK Sales

Deborah joined the conference team in June 2012 having previously worked in IT sales & marketing. Along with her colleagues, she is involved in building relationships with associations, putting together conference bids, hosting site visits and attending shows and exhibitions promoting Belfast as a destination for meetings, conferences and events.

Email: deborahswain@visitbelfast.com

Sheila Geary

Conference Sales Manager for European & International Sales

With a background in conference and event management, Sheila understands the importance of putting together the right package for any conference. As Conference Sales Manager she is always happy to offer advice and support for your event, whether that be sourcing suitable venues, creating a bid, suggesting social itineraries or arranging a site inspection.

Email: sheilageary@visitbelfast.com

Kathryn Holland

Conference and Events Manager

Kathryn co-ordinates and supports the delivery of inbound conferences and business events in Belfast, acting as the key contact between the client and industry / trade partners across the city.

Email: kathrynholland@visitbelfast.com

Aoife McVeigh

Conference Sales Manager

Email: aoifemcveigh@visitbelfast.com