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Peter Hancock

Peter Hancock

Speaker and Presenter, Hancock Speaks
Peter Hancock is a professional conference & events host and after-dinner speaker ( He is also an ambassador for James Hallam (insurance) and was Chief Executive at Pride of Britain Hotels from 2000-2021, Group Publishing Director of Johansens from 1988-2000 and a hotel general manager in his early career, starting as a waiter in the late 1970s. Peter is an Honorary Master Innholder and St Julian Scholar, a fellow of HOSPA, a fellow of the Institute of Hospitality, a fellow of the Tourism Society, an ambassador for the Gold Service Scholarship, an ambassador for the Independent Hotel Show, a member of the Professional Speaking Association and a fellow of the Guild of International Professional Toastmasters. Winner of the "Outstanding Contribution to the Industry" award from the Institute of Hospitality (2019), Winner of the "Outstanding Contribution" award presented at the Independent Hotel Show (2021). Winner of the Hotel Catey for 'Outstanding Contribution' (2021).