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AEO People's Award

Jessica Hockman

Jessica Hockman

Marketing Director, Informa Markets

Jessica Hockman is an events professional with over 18 years’ industry experience marketing B2B products and services.

Jessica now heads up the Marketing Department for the Design, Industrial and Cruise Portfolios within Informa Markets EMEA which includes Decorex International, Seatrade Cruise Global, Saudi Maritime Congress and the Protection & Management Series. Jessica also sits on the AEO Development Board.


  • I think for us to actually champion the amazing people that work in this industry is to be hugely applauded and to be able to recognise the incredible talent that lives and breathes in our world is very important
    Lisa Tyson
    Deputy Managing Director, Aztec Event Services
  • It’s a great honour and an achievement to be nominated, shortlisted and even better to win one.
    Emma Barrett
    Managing Director, Broadway Events
  • I'm a CEO within the industry and it's my responsibility to support associations and talk to some of the new up and coming talent
    Mary Cole
    Owner & CEO, Skyline Whitespace
  • It feels absolutely amazing to be recognised for the work I’ve put in
    Melina Mavoungou
    Winner of Best Newcomer 2023


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