Tony ShottonBusiness Development Manager, F3
Tony Shotton is a respected hospitality expert with over two decades of experience in the industry. Whilst completing his degree in Politics and Contemporary History from the University of Salford, Tony began his career working in the Manchester hospitality scene at the Midland Hotel. Here he progressed from casual waiter up to the position of Assistant Conference & Banqueting Operations Manager whilst also simultaneously working towards his master’s degree in hospitality management.
Tony has extensive conference and events sales and operational experience with premium brands including Hilton International, DoubleTree by Hilton and City Inn/Mint Hotels. His many successes include doubling year-on-year M&E sales at Holiday Inn Runcorn, driving the winning team for Hilton UK & I Top Talent in 2014, launching a brand new pro-active Christmas sales project across all Hilton UK & I managed hotels in 2015 and managing the Conference & Events opening of both Hilton Deansgate and City Inn Manchester.
Tony is currently Business Development Manager at Fabulous Fan Fayre (F3), the specialist catering and hospitality provider. He is responsible for growing the business and supporting the conference and events team at both the Etihad Stadium in Manchester and Vicarage Road in Watford.