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drpgroup hits 150 employees

August 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
drpgroup hits 150 employees

The drpgroup has employed a whole host of new team members in 2014 taking the agency’s ever-growing team to 150. The group hit the milestone with the arrival of Sarah Lyddy and Mark Roddy which was announced last week. The group has continued to grow throughout 2014 after a record year in 2013 and Dale […]

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People Without Limits Benefit from Bradshaw Vehicles

August 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
People Without Limits Benefit from Bradshaw Vehicles

Bradshaw Event Vehicles has supplied various vehicles to People Without Limits. People Without Limits is an organisation dedicated to celebrating the power of God to change lives, churches and communities and organise several events throughout the year. A Villager 4, 2 Villager 6 and a Turf 6 were used at the Free and Fearless Detling […]

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Gorilla helps Rat Racers raise money for Shelter.

August 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
Gorilla helps Rat Racers raise money for Shelter.

Gorilla Marketing and Events Ltd. , the live event and brand marketing firm, was hard at work around the quayside at Royal Victoria Dock, London last week, helping to deliver the Shelter River Rat Race, a charity water race that took place on Saturday August 16 to raise money for the homeless charity, Shelter. The […]

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D2i Systems appointed as official Visitor Registration Partner for Epoc Messe Frankfurt GmbH

August 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
D2i Systems appointed as official Visitor Registration Partner for Epoc Messe Frankfurt GmbH

As part of their ongoing growth and expansion plans, D2i Systems have announced their appointment as the official Visitor Registration Partner for Epoc Messe Frankfurt GmbH.  This builds on the companies existing relationships with Reed Exhibitions UAE, Tarsus UK Ltd and many other event companies operating in the UAE.    In response to this and other […]

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Evolutionary events at Olympia London

August 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Evolutionary events at Olympia London

A host of events are growing at Olympia London, as organisers confirm bookings for events in larger spaces or celebrate record years in their more expansive new homes. The range of events evolving is a clear demonstration of the advantages of the flexible, varied spaces of Olympia London. Organisers of Cloud World Forum at Keynote […]

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Eve On Trak At V Festivals

August 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Eve On Trak At V Festivals

Eve supplied more than 7,500 Trakway panels to the two V Festivals last weekend, together with a pedestrian footbridge, barriers, anti-climb fence panels and other kit. At Hylands Park, Chelmsford, Eve put 750 hybrid box panels together for the biggest pad it’s built, under the Virgin Media Stage platform, and used a new clamp attachment […]

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Guest Blog: 10 ways to build rapport and engage your audience

August 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Guest Blog: 10 ways to build rapport and engage your audience

We’ve all experienced the difference between a speaker who makes us drift off and a speaker who has the ability to grab and hold our attention. The difference is simply rapport and engagement. Some speakers have it – others miss it completely. Here are 10 tips, from Dorothea Stuart of Toastmasters International, to help you […]

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Event Marketing Solutions wins experiential contract for Student Finance Tour 2014

August 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Event Marketing Solutions wins experiential contract for Student Finance Tour 2014

Event Marketing Solutions (EMS) has won the contract to deliver the government’s Student Finance Tour 2014 for the fourth consecutive year. EMS will manage the 12-week experiential campaign from September to December 2014. More than 2,000 events will be organised to educate over 160,000 students, parents and carers about the financial support available for university. […]

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Download: Social Media & Events Report released by Xing Events

August 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Download: Social Media & Events Report released by Xing Events

Today XING EVENTS providers of attendee management and event marketing tools, publishes its fourth Social Media & Events Report. Social Media is a vital element of organisers’ communication channels and marketing mix. With new technologies, it seems, the use of social media before and after events is indispensable. But how is the event industry using […]

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Projection Studio at Edinburgh Tattoo

August 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Projection Studio at Edinburgh Tattoo

Projection artist Ross Ashton and his company The Projection Studio are again making a massive impact at Edinburgh’s world famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, producing fabulous giant projections which are mapped onto the castle wall and running throughout the epic spectacle. The event’s Chief Executive and Producer is Brigadier David Alfrey and this year’s theme […]

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Guest Blog: 3 simple ideas for exhibition organisers to get post-show survey responses

August 19, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Guest Blog: 3 simple ideas for exhibition organisers to get post-show survey responses

We often come across event and conference organisers who are jaded by their experience with feedback surveys.  They have found their carefully crafted surveys have gathered such little response from delegates and exhibitors that they are of little use for informing the event marketing strategy for the next event cycle. So before you confine post show […]

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Investment signals further growth for Event Tech Awards finalist Explori

August 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Investment signals further growth for Event Tech Awards finalist Explori

New investment will allow Explori to continue its growth both in the UK and key global markets. Private investor Richard Armitage, has acquired a minority stake in Explori, providers of online research for the events and conference industry.   Explori founder and CEO Mark Brewster said: “We are delighted to confirm that Richard has acquired a […]

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A stroll through the past 50 years of InterContinental Genève’s MICE history proves surprising

August 18, 2014 | By More
A stroll through the past 50 years of InterContinental Genève’s MICE history proves surprising

Dubbed “the Geneva annex of the United Nations”, InterContinental Genève hotel was inaugurated in January 1964 and has played host to the most iconic world political figures and influencers since its opening. During its tenure, it has witnessed copious significant encounters that have played an important role in the progress of diplomatic and international relations […]

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Boodles to be headline sponsor for Celebration of Style

August 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Boodles to be headline sponsor for Celebration of Style

The British family owned fine jeweller, Boodles, has been announced as the first official headline sponsor for Celebration of Style, which is set to take place across Liverpool from 13-15 November. Boodles will showcase their newest collections at the three day style festival, which is being organised by SK Events in conjunction with independent super […]

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Daytona Goes on Tour With Hard Rock Rising!

August 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Daytona Goes on Tour With Hard Rock Rising!

Daytona Stage Hire beat national competition to win the contract to supply a mobile stage rig complete with sound, lighting and generators for the European Hard Rock Rising ‘On The Road’ Tour. The European tour, which launched in Glasgow in the middle of May, visited 15 cities in total, most of which had tricky access […]

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Healthwatch Showcases Live Group’s Locator Function at 2014 Annual Conference

August 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Healthwatch Showcases Live Group’s Locator Function at 2014 Annual Conference

Consumer champion for health and social care, Healthwatch was the first organisation to get a taste of the latest ground breaking innovation from event partner, the Live Group at its annual conference last month. This major event for Healthwatch saw eager delegates getting out their smartphones and tablets to use Live Group’s Greengage mobile app, […]

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