Following the launch last year of the Games Media Awards, Intent Media has hired its first in-house events manager.
Shelley Dowsett joins from leading conference and exhibitions company Forum Events.
She will be responsible for the Games Media Awards 2008, plus a growing portfolio which already includes the MCV Industry Excellence Awards, Develop Awards, Mobile Entertainment Awards, PC Retail Awards, ME Meet-Up, MCV Industry Pub Quiz and more.
"Intent prides itself on integrated B2B brands which connect with their readers online, in print and in person. Events are a key part of our continued growth plan and we are delighted to have attracted someone of the experience and quality of Shelley," commented Intent boss Stuart Dinsey.