Ben Whur

Ben Whur

Ben Whur

Founder and Partner | Proud Events

    Ben is a Founder and partner of Proud Events. We produce and manage events across the world. Throughout a career as a CEO and Director across the public sector, Ben has also spent 40+ years volunteering in including 8 years as Event Director for Pride in London.

    Proud Events specialise in outdoor festivals and events. Ben led the Afro Nation team as Festival Director on inaugural events in Portugal and Ghana and lockdown began during the build of Afro Nation in Puerto Rico. We partner on the Lightopia illuminations festivals across the UK and recently opened the Dino Kingdom. We are excited to be producing and managing The Cambridge Club and Strawberries & Creem as they move to a new venue and become weekend camping festivals.