9th October | Communicating to Businesses and Funders

Dominic Hare | CEO Blenheim Palace

dominic-harecroppedWe are delighted to welcome the CEO of Blenheim Palace, Dominic Hare, as a speaker. Blenheim Palace is a great example of a successful World Heritage business and is particularly imaginative and creative in its thinking and practice. For the last 14 years, Dominic has served as Finance Director at Blenheim Palace and was appointed Chief Executive Officer for the Blenheim Estate in January 2017.

Andy Crofts | Heritage Director | Chris Blandford Associates

andrew-croft-newsAndrew is a CBA Director with over 22 years’ experience as a heritage planner working on high profile infrastructure, heritage conservation and destination projects in the UK and overseas. With a reputation for innovation and thought leadership, Andrew has a proven track record in leading and delivering complex projects for highly sensitive and significant places including World Heritage Sites.

He is also an established expert witness. Andrew works with public and private sector clients on projects in the conservation, tourism, housing, urban regeneration and infrastructure sectors. A number of his projects have received awards as exemplars of professional excellence from the Royal Town Planning Institute, the Landscape Institute and the Institute of Historic Building Conservation.