Event 100 Club 2016: 51-100 rankings

Event revealed the Event 100 Club 2016 - the index of the most influential people in the industry - during the Event Christmas party at The O2 last night (7 December).

The Event 100 Club 2016 was unveiled at The O2 last night (7 December)
The Event 100 Club 2016 was unveiled at The O2 last night (7 December)

A record 8,750 votes were cast in this year’s edition to arrive at the final rankings.

The list, from 51-100: 

51. Lex Butler, managing director, Wolf & White

52. Will Poole, events and compliance manager, Troxy 

53. Aimee Okafor, director - experiential, HeyHuman

54. Nick Morgan, chief executive, The Fair - part of The Big Cat Group  

55. Kenny Hyslop, head of experiential marketing, Pernod Ricard

56. Adam Sternberg, director, Sternberg Clarke 

57. Stuart Bradbury, managing director, Avantgarde London

58. Leyton Ede, managing director, Live Experiences

59. Sam Moqbel, business leader, brand activations and partnerships, Cheil UK 

60. Jason Megson, managing director, George P. Johnson

61. Jenny Smith, head of venues, GSP Venues

62. Carlo Zoccali, meetings and events manager, Arsenal

63. Emma Sherwood-Smith, brand unit director, Heineken

64. Jessica Hargreaves, joint managing director, PrettyGreen

65. Damian Clarke, founder and managing director, Undercurrent UK Ltd

66. Gareth Dimelow, executive director, engagement planning, George P. Johnson

67. Phillip Maggs, creative technology director, Brandfuel

68. Rob Sharp, managing director, Pulse Group Limited

69. Meriam Alnaman, senior marketing manager, Kopparberg

70. Neil Crespin, chairman, creative director and owner, MCM Creative Group

71. Nick Adams, managing director, Sense

72. Jim Robinson, managing director, Frukt

73. Maxwell Fellows, head of business development, TBA

74. Chris Wareham, managing director, Mash Staffing

75. Steve Blyth, founder and group chief executive, Engage Works

76. Jane Hague, head of business development, Excel London

77. Nic Cooper, chief executive and founder, Sledge

78. Will Mould, co-founder and managing director, XYZ

79. Florence Howell, marketing manager - ice cream, Unilever

80. Peter Duthie, chief executive, SECC and The SSE Hydro

81. Philippa Bowers, client services director, Fisher Productions

82. Tom Burch, managing director, Projection Artworks

83. Tom Johnson, head of events and experiential, M&C Saatchi PR

84. Peter Kerwood, marketing director, Concerto Group

85. Rachel Bateman, head of live engagement, Initials

86. Rory Sloan, production director, Inca

87. Rick Stainton, managing director, Smyle

88. Clive Mishon, chairman/non-executive chairman, Wolf Brand Experience/Pulse 

89. Hortense Foult Rothenburger, senior brand manager, Cadbury

90. Claire Andrews, marketing director, Mazda UK

91. Mariam Ahmed, head of events, Shortlist Media

92. Nico Tuppen, managing director, Iris Worldwide

93. Dharmesh Rana, senior brand manager, Carlsberg

94. Julian Saipe, managing director, Zafferano

95. David Balfour, managing and creative partner, Lightblue

96. Helen Horton, director of live events, Haymarket Media Group

97. Chris Russell, founder/managing director, Tribe/Playmaker

98. Tim Cobbold, chief executive, UBM

99. Ian Irving, strategy director, Breed Communications

100. Helen Hanson, director, Hel's Angels

Read up on the Event 100 Club's most influential industry professional for 2016 - TRO's Michael Wyrley-Burch.

The Event 100 Club 2016 top 50 can be viewed here

Comment below to let us know what you think.

For more in-depth and print-only features, showcases and interviews with world-leading brands, don't miss the next issue of Event magazine by subscribing here.

Follow @brea__carter