Jon Hales

Jon is an experienced sales professional and relationship manager.  He has travelled the world building and maintaining relationships with clients from every part of the globe.  Jon is comfortable looking after the needs of the smallest owner operator and equally comfortable presenting to the board of multinational companies.

Steve Lovering

Copywriter/Art director with over 30 years experience
in the automotive, fashion, food, financial, drinks, gaming and
entertainment industries.


Trevor Smith

Web Design 15 years experience creating websites for
business incentives, travel, fashion, photography, real estate,
entertainment and gaming.

Jeanette Dawson

As  Group Promotions Manager for a multinational company, Jeanette organised international conferences, exhibitions, sponsorships and corporate functions. More recently has acted as Event and National Sponsorship Organiser for the Point-to-Point Owners & Riders Association and Point-to-Point Authority Limited securing sponsorships from brand leaders such as Volkswagen, Land Rover, Mercedes, AGA Rangemaster, Marsh Insurance and The Racing Post.
Karen Cooke – Director

Before starting Swan Events Karen spent more than 25 years organising exhibitions for both exhibitors and organisers.  This breadth of experienced gives her a unique insight into what makes an exhibition work and how to make them and enjoyable and profitable experience for all concerned.
Karen has organised events for trade associations and commercial owners taking strategic, managerial and operational roles and directed “I.G.E”, the largest international trade show to take place at Earls Court.

Pete Rusbridge – Director

Peter joined Swan Events after 25 years in the exhibitions, conference and publishing worlds. He has held senior management and Board positions in small entrepreneurial organisations as well as industry majors such as VNU, Reed Exhibitions and Clarion Events.  Peter was instrumental in building a global events and publishing company for a major UK trade association.  His experience brings a strategic oversight and management discipline to ensure that projects are on brief, on time and on budget.