Guest Speaker John Hays the founder and CEO of Hays Travel will be visiting Newcastle University to discuss what it's like to set up a business in the North East.
Date/Time: 21 March 2017, 19:00 - 21:00
Venue: Barbara Strang Teaching Centre, B.32, Newcastle University
Hays Travel is the largest independent travel agent in the UK with more than 130 branches.
Starting off with a desk within his mother's store, John used exceptional customer service and hard work to make over £800m turnover last year and Hays Travel has been voted one of the Top 100 Companies to Work For in the UK by the Sunday Times.
John has been recognised with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Agent Achievement Awards in 2008, an Outstanding Achievement Award at the Globes in 2009 and a place in the British Travel Industry Hall of Fame in 2010.
The speaking session starts at 19:00 at the Barbara Strang Teaching Centre, B.32. To register for the free event, please complete the online application form