Our team

Everything at the Enterprise Centre is built with business in mind - and that includes our conference team too, who are united by a genuine passion to make your event a success.

We combine a passion for quality with the best possible service to ensure our state-of-the-art venue remains the number one Derby conference centre. But don't just take our word for it, feel free to browse the staff profiles listed below to find out what makes our team tick.

And if you want to see for yourself why we believe we're the leading Derby conference centre, just call 01332 597911 and a member of our team will be happy to show you the inspiring spaces and top-notch service that makes us so proud.

Tara Knott - Business Development and Event Manager

I am responsible for designing, developing, promoting and selling a range of offers and services available here at the Enterprise Centre. I love working with a diverse range of clients, meeting new people and working some fantastic events. 

What makes the Enterprise Centre different?
It's our first class facilities, fantastic catering and a very flexible conference team who strive to exceed our customers’ expectations. 

E: t.knott@derby.ac.uk
T: 01332 597879

Jo Atkinson - Conference Operations Manager

My role is to manage the day to day running of the Enterprise Centre facilities, ensuring the smooth running of all of our conferences, meetings and events. No two days are the same! I’m passionate about working with our clients to create events that leave their delegates talking about the day. 

What makes the Enterprise Centre different?
It's the team we have here. I’m extremely lucky to work with people who are all passionate about what they do; the level of service is exceptionally high, and nothing is too much trouble.

E: j.atkinson@derby.ac.uk
T: 01332 597819