Event Industry News http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk Event Magazine and Event Industry News Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:07:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 MyEvent.Vision Winner Announced http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/myevent-vision-winner-announced/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/myevent-vision-winner-announced/#comments Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:07:56 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52204 Heather Varley, an Events Management student at Leeds Beckett University, was revealed as the first ever winner of MyEvent.Vision. The nationwide event industry competition, a process best understood as ‘Dragons’ Den meets The Apprentice’, saw the judges select Heather as the strongest contestant. As such, she will receive a job offer from global events agency, […]

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Gorilla secures Isle of Man TT Entertainment Contract to deliver TT Mayhem for next 2 years. http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/festivals-outdoor-event-news/gorilla-secures-isle-of-man-tt-entertainment-contract-to-deliver-tt-mayhem-for-next-2-years/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/festivals-outdoor-event-news/gorilla-secures-isle-of-man-tt-entertainment-contract-to-deliver-tt-mayhem-for-next-2-years/#comments Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:53:26 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52198 Event production specialist Gorilla has been awarded the contract to deliver the TT Entertainment Programme for 2015 and 2016, by the Isle of Man Government Motorsports Team. Gorilla’s TT Mayhem, as it is titled, is a live outdoor event featuring spectacular motorcycle stunts and other attractions. This year the roadshow will tour the island for […]

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Star Players At The Super Bowl With Ruby J Events http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/brand-marketing/star-players-at-the-super-bowl-with-ruby-j-events/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/brand-marketing/star-players-at-the-super-bowl-with-ruby-j-events/#comments Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:17:53 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52192 Ruby J Events , London’s leading light in elite party and creative experiential events has just landed a prestigious contract with client NBC Universal which earlier this month saw the team planning, staging and hosting a 3-day VIP event at The Super Bowl in Arizona, USA. The NBC Super Bowl contract coincided with Ruby J Events’ […]

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Change is afoot at Spektrix http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/event-technology-news/change-is-afoot-at-spektrix/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/event-technology-news/change-is-afoot-at-spektrix/#comments Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:59:18 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52185 Spektrix, the leading cloud-based box office management software for the arts, today announced key senior management moves that reflect the company’s rapid growth in the UK and North American markets. Effectively immediately, co-founders Michael Nabarro and Matt Scarisbrick become Spektrix chief executive officer and chief technical officer respectively, whilst director of business development Libby Penn […]

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Success For Event Production Show As Re-Bookings And Visitors Increase http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/festivals-outdoor-event-news/success-for-event-production-show-as-re-bookings-and-visitors-increase/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/festivals-outdoor-event-news/success-for-event-production-show-as-re-bookings-and-visitors-increase/#comments Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:32:40 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52182 The 2015 Event Production Show has been hailed a resounding success as organisers report a record exhibitor re-book, representing double the previous year’s. Initial figures also reveal that visitor numbers increased, and are set to be over 22% higher than in 2014. Co-located with International Confex for the first time, the Event Production Show was […]

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sli.do to power live Q&A at renowned SXSWedu http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/event-technology-news/sli-do-to-power-live-qa-at-renowned-sxswedu/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/event-technology-news/sli-do-to-power-live-qa-at-renowned-sxswedu/#comments Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:43:16 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52176 sli.do, the award-winning Q&A platform, has been chosen to power the live Q&A at SXSWedu next week. The event will bring together more than 5,000 education experts in Austin, Texas from March 9-12th 2015 to push the frontiers of interactivity and creativity in academia. SXSWedu is a part of the renowned South By Southwest (SXSW) […]

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Leeds Beckett success at Eventice http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/leeds-beckett-success-at-eventice/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/leeds-beckett-success-at-eventice/#comments Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:17:06 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52171 Two Leeds Beckett University Events Management students are celebrating after securing jobs for a prestigious events management company in Dubai. Final year students Joanna Thomas and Jenny Homer were named as winners in The Eventice, an Apprentice-style interview process, at International Confex held at Olympia in London last week. Joanna and Jenny will join DMG Events […]

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Salima and Lodestar Strengthen Relations with New Three-Year Deal http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/festivals-outdoor-event-news/salima-and-lodestar-strengthen-relations-with-new-three-year-deal/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/festivals-outdoor-event-news/salima-and-lodestar-strengthen-relations-with-new-three-year-deal/#comments Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:16:30 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52166 Salima Ltd has announced that it has been awarded another major contract with renowned production company Lodestar that will see it supplying specialist event crew all over the UK and Europe. The contract follows on from a previous two-year deal and further strengthens the ties between the two companies. Commenting on the announcement Lodestar’s Project […]

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ESSA announces AGM details http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/essa-announces-agm-details/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/essa-announces-agm-details/#comments Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:38:03 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52159 The Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) will be holding its 2015 AGM at ArenaMK in Milton Keynes, on April 30. The event, which has evolved from fulfilling statutory functions into a well regarded forum for networking and education, follows ESSA’s highly regarded G50+ conference last year, held at the same venue. Andrew Harrison, ESSA […]

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Furniture Hire UK’s New Face http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/furniture-hire-uks-new-face/ http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/meetings-incentivetravel-conference-exhibitions-news/furniture-hire-uks-new-face/#comments Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:36:23 +0000 http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk/?p=52154 Our team are delighted to reveal an exciting new website that offers some great new features to make renting items easier than ever. Smooth & Sparkly One of the top benefits to going online to order your hire furniture, is that it can really save you time. To ensure that your experience of renting is […]

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