- Mr. Juan Jose Garcia
- 1st Vice President
- Bco Congresos
- Gonzalo de Bilbao, 23 # Planta 2ª # Módulos 9 y 10
- ES-41003 Sevilla
- Email me
A native of Barbate, located in the province of Cadiz (South of Spain), Juan José has an extensive experience of more than 28 years in the meetings industry.
Career-wise, Juan José holds an MBA degree and is highly skilled in project management. He joined the PCO business in 1987 and he held various positions within the sector until he settled in his current position as Director of Sales and Marketing of Barceló Congresos, one of the leading PCO's in Europe and Latin America. Besides the mentioned skills, he is a senior consultant in business development, business strategies, planning and management of bids, destination marketing as well as association management. He also was awarded in 2009 as the “Best Event Organizer” by the Spanish Association of Hotel Managers.
As academic background, Juan José is Program Director of the Master in Conference and Events Management at the Business School of the Chamber of Commerce in Seville since 2011.
History on ICCA Board of Directors:
Geographical Representative for European
Re-elected: 2012 and 2014
End of term 2016
Co-Chair of the Sector Meetings Management