Whilst studying Modern Languages at Durham University Kelly was lucky to have the opportunity to live in Spain, Austria and Russia. During this time working and studying in Europe she was able to travel around, soaking up the culture in every country she visited. This is where Kelly's love of travel really took off and it was only natural for her to join the travel industry after graduating.
By joining one the UK's leading European travel companies, Kirker Holidays, Kelly was able to hone her knowledge of luxury hotels and destinations and enjoyed several years as their top sales performer. Some Product Manager roles followed allowing more direct contact with hotels.
In 2016 the perfect opportunity arose to combine her passion for sales and hotels as she joined the world of hotel representation. Five years followed working with some of the best in the business at renowned, award-winning GP Associates. Kelly has become exceptionally well-connected as an important and proactive member of the the UK luxury leisure travel sector where her enthusiasm working for some of the best hotels in the world shines through.
2021 is the founding year of flospitality UK headed up in London by Kelly and former colleague Laura Viaccoz-Michaelsen.