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Life in the Bus Lane – 22 January 2020

Stephen has been with Go North East for over 20 years, joining on a youth training programme and rising to his current position on the Board as Commercial Director. Responsible for spearheading a number of Go North East’s successful and award-winning marketing and ticketing initiatives, Stephen has led the way on technology investments and improvements for customers, the industry leading initiatives to increase bus use, especially for young people and families, and the drive to change the perceptions of the bus through solid and consistent marketing and delivery.

He was awarded the Leadership and Inspiration accolade at the UK Bus Awards, named as one of CIM’s ‘North East 50 Marketing Greats’ and in 2018 was named 'Marketer of the Year' at CIM's Marketing Excellence Awards in London.

Come and hear Stephen share his experience of life in the bus lane, charting his journey from youth trainee all the way to the boardroom, and experience a tour of the £8m Go North East Riverside bus depot in Gateshead.

This event is kindly sponsored by Go North East.

CPD category: Championing the customer
Duration: 1.5 hours

Registration and networking is from 18:00, the event starts at 18:30 and finishes at 20:00. If you are non-EU resident please call the Regional Events team to make your booking.

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Wednesday 22nd January, 2020
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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