Jacquie Rogers is General Manager of the BT Convention Centre part of ACC Liverpool in the UK, which opened its doors just over a year ago. Jacquie has been responsible for starting up the Convention Centre business and team from scratch, starting at ACC Liverpool 2 years prior to its official opening.
With over 20 years industry experience, Jacquie’s career in business tourism and the meetings industry started at a grass roots level, working with destination services and involvement with the setting up of one of the UK’s first accommodation booking services.
Jacquie’s experience encompasses venue marketing, sales, event management and, before moving to Liverpool, the operational management of the Brighton Centre, a venue hosting concerts, national and international conferences, TUC and all major party political events
The BT Convention Centre’s success to date has surpassed all expectations, securing high profile International, European, National and Political conferences and events with bookings up to 2020.
The Convention Centre has also won numerous environmental, CSR, customer service and ‘Best Venue’ awards.
Jacquie also sits on the Operational Board of ACC Liverpool and the Board of Directors of AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres.