The US-based provider of workspaces, meetings and event venues, Convene has announced the joint appointments of Craig Bennett to the role of general manager and Monica Bewak as the director of sales. They will take up their role at Convene’s first international location at 22 Bishopsgate in London, UK.
With 25 years of combined experience in the hospitality sector, Bennett joins from Hotel Indigo London Kensington and Bewak from Rosewood London where she established and oversaw the property’s meetings and events operations for seven years.
Bennett said: “22 Bishopsgate is an exciting new development bringing people together in the heart of one of the best cities in the world. For over a decade Convene has perfected their world-class meetings and events venues – from their experiential design to carefully crafted environments – to bolster business productivity and collaboration.”
Bewak added: “I’m passionate about delivering premium service and partnering with clients to produce exceptional and memorable experiences. Convene’s fusion of five-star hospitality with events and meeting space will allow me to do just that.”