Katy Best


Katy was appointed as an Observer to the VisitBritain board in 2014. She is the Commercial and Marketing Director at Belfast City Airport and is responsible for all revenue streams, marketing, communications and tourism related activity at the Airport.

Katy has over 10 years’ experience within tourism and travel related businesses in Belfast, London and Sydney. She is currently serving as a Non-Executive Director of the Northern Ireland Tourist Board, The MAC, Tall Ships 2015 Ltd and is a Council member of NI Connections. Katy was previously a Council member of the NI Chamber of Commerce and has held a post on the Tourism Ireland Central Marketing Partnership Committee.

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BTA Board member Karin Sheppard

Karin Sheppard

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Duncan Parish

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Ian Edwards

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BTA Board member Peter Gowers

Peter Gowers

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Nick de Bois

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Mark Taylor