Becky Wilkes

Senior Sales and Marketing Manager of Manchester and Leeds, D&D London

Recently awarded Mancoolian Female Networker of the Year 2018, Becky is an experienced Sales and Marketing Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry. Skilled in Sales, Relationship Coordinating, Event Management, Social Media and Team Management.
Becky started her hospitality career over 10 years ago as a Wedding and Event Coordinator in Bolton. She moved to Manchester in 2013, where she worked in Boutique Hotels as a Guest Relations Coordinator, building new relationships across the City. From there, she was head hunted to open a Fine Dining Restaurant where she eventually became a Business Development Manager, managing all profitable and promotional activity and back to back business opportunities. 5 years later, Becky was head hunted again to open Manchester’s highest Restaurant, 20 Stories. Becky has been instrumental in establishing the new Manchester site for D&D London, taking charge of the development of new corporate accounts, sales leads and creating key marketing plans.
“I’ve always said, the Manchester industry is a family and we should do our best to look after each other rather than treat each other as rivals. MHN demonstrates this as it is a fantastic community of industry professionals. As a board member, I will do my very best to help others where I can, personally and from a business point of view.”