Becki Cross

Managing Director
Brief info

Managing Director

3 things you didn't know:

*Becki is stationary obsessed. Give her a jazzy notebook and a fountain pen and she's a happy lady!
*Becki used to have her tongue pierced!
*When she’s in charge of Spotify, Becki will be listening to 90's indie bands.

Becki has a degree in Events Management from Leeds Metropolitan University and worked for event management companies in Manchester and Liverpool, before setting up Events Northern Ltd in 2004, in her early twenties.

Becki has worked on an impressive portfolio of events ranging from fashion shows to music festivals, gala dinners to exhibitions, and conferences to award ceremonies.

Since setting up the company 14 years ago Events Northern Ltd has produced numerous conferences ranging from focus groups for 10 people through to conferences for over 1,200 people, exhibitions with 15,000 visitors and outdoor public and sporting events for up to 6,000 visitors.

Becki is a category winner of the handbag.com and Barclays Business Plan Awards and a finalist in the Everywoman Business Awards.

Becki graduated from the LEAD programme at Lancaster University Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development. LEAD is an innovative leadership development programme designed specifically around the needs of owner managers of SMEs.

Becki is the Deputy Editor of EventMB, the number one blog for event professionals, which combines her love of event planning, writing, and content