TV presenter and cruise ship entertainer Jane McDonald will be this year’s guest speaker at The Global Travel Group conference in Murcia.

McDonald will share her insights on how to build, manage and secure a brand and share highlights of her 19 year career as a singer and presenter.

She was most recently seen on Channel 5’s four-part series Cruising with Jane McDonald which saw the singer travel to different destinations with MSC Cruises, Uniworld and Holland America Line.

The conference will be held at La Manga Club on May 21-24. More than 160 agents and 50 suppliers are signed up to the three day event that includes presentations, panels, Q&A sessions and award ceremonies.

Sessions from social media expert Ginger Juice; digital specialists Clicky  Media, travel regulations expert Martin Alcock and visual display professional Helen Goodwin also join the line-up.

The Global Travel Group’s managing director, Andy Stark said: “Now in its 24th year, The Global Travel Group Conference continues to go from strength to strength. It’s key that everyone not only enjoys what is set to be a fantastic few days but also takes home practical advice and new ideas to help them drive more sales in their own business.

“Having exclusive use of The La Manga Club allows our members to connect and network with suppliers over the duration of the conference and maximise the opportunity to share best practice advice. Crucially we are excited to share new initiatives and benefits to our members at conference this year, watch this space.”