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De Boer returns to The Ryder Cup at Gleneagles

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 1, 2014 0 Comments • views: 207
De Boer returns to The Ryder Cup at Gleneagles

Returning for Ryder Cup duty for the sixth time, De Boer has provided temporary structures for The Ryder Cup Tented Village. Spanning over 11,000 square metres, the company’s Delta structures host a variety of facilities including the Champagne and Seafood Restaurant, The Ryder Cup Striding Man Bar, Public Catering Pavilion, Tay Club Hospitality Pavilion and […]

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Eventbrite Teams Up with Leading SME & Event Brands to Bring a Dream Event to Life

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Eventbrite Teams Up with Leading SME & Event Brands to Bring a Dream Event to Life

The Spark, a competition started by Eventbrite and backed by General Assembly, Moneypenny and MOO, today launches to find event entrepreneurs and help them bring their idea to life. The competition is open until 31 October 2014 and will ask entrants to put forward an idea for an event they would like to plan before […]

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Playstation appoints Circle Agency for EGX Exhibition

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Playstation appoints Circle Agency for EGX Exhibition

PlayStation® created EGX London’s largest exhibition stand, inviting visitors to experience the ‘Festival of Play’ at Earls Court, 25-28 September. EGX London (previously EuroGamer Expo) gives gaming fans the opportunity to play the biggest console and PC games, making it the ideal platform for PlayStation® to showcase its latest products to the European gaming market. […]

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Worthington Group PLC Acquire Portfolio Of Events

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Worthington Group PLC Acquire Portfolio Of Events

Event industry veterans Simon Burton and Nick James have sold their portfolio of events and publications to Worthington Media Portfolio, a subsidiary of Worthington Group PLC. The portfolio comprises: Digital Marketing Show, Great British Entrepreneur Awards, Britain Means Business and Essential Cyclist. Worthington Group Plc is a British Investment Company that celebrates its 60th year […]

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Survey reveals 48 per cent of delegates often feel reluctant to contribute to discussions or ask questions

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Survey reveals 48 per cent of delegates often feel reluctant to contribute to discussions or ask questions

Today multi-channel communications agency, MEDIAmaker, is calling on event organisers to embrace creativity and ‘think outside the box’ in order to encourage increased delegate participation. This comes following a survey carried out by the company, which revealed 48 per cent of survey respondents said they often felt reluctant to contribute to discussions or ask questions […]

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Space appoints Jon Spary as head of new business

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Space appoints Jon Spary as head of new business

Creative agency Space has welcomed Jon Spary as head of new business. The appointment comes as part of Space’s growth strategy capitalising upon a number of recent client wins. Space offers clients a unique proposition that builds brand intimacy with consumers through promotional, shopper, experiential and digital initiatives – an approach that has led to […]

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Guest Blog: 10 Tips For Organising A Successful Fundraising Event

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Guest Blog: 10 Tips For Organising A Successful Fundraising Event

Whether you regularly host paper based auctions, live auctions and fundraising galas or you’re looking at organising your first fundraising event, Team iBid have helped charities #RaiseMore for over five years now and we are here to help you too. In the last 12 months alone we have supported 650 events raising over £20million for […]

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GIG Director Bonnie May launches new events enterprise

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GIG Director Bonnie May launches new events enterprise

Bonnie May, Operations Director of award-winning Global Infusion Group (GIG), a company which for 30 years has provided specialist backstage catering and logistics services to the music, entertainment, film and TV industries and corporate functions, has launched a new enterprise to enable people and businesses to access her unique expertise. For years Bonnie has fed […]

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JMT Indisplay puts the squeeze on waste.

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JMT Indisplay puts the squeeze on waste.

JMT Indisplay, the St.Albans based supplier of furniture and floor coverings to the conference, exhibition and events industry is strengthening its sustainability credentials and moving towards BS8901 (Sustainable Events) accreditation with the purchase of a new Bramidan X16 Baler. Boemer Rental Services Group, JMT Indisplay’s parent company launched a project to implement a comprehensive, consistent […]

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Guest Blog: What makes a leader? Part Seven … with Ben Williams of The First Direct Arena

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Guest  Blog: What makes a leader? Part Seven … with Ben Williams of The First Direct Arena

Successful leaders in the events sector need a special set of skills and Sheffield Business School and Events Industry News have joined forces to put some of the biggest names under the spotlight. In a series of blogs, the events industry’s most successful leaders will share their insights into how they motivate and manage diverse […]

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iBeacon technology to be demonstrated at eCommerce Expo in a first for UBM

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iBeacon technology to be demonstrated at eCommerce Expo in a first for UBM

2014 has been the year of the iBeacon with retailers everywhere considering the impact this new technology will have on the quest to provide an omni-channel and seamless brand experience for their customers. In a first for global event organiser UBM Live, eCommerce Expo will demonstrate iBeacon technology to the thousands of retail and tech […]

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Autumn term sees a wealth of new hires for live communication agency WRG

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Autumn term sees a wealth of new hires for live communication agency WRG

The fruits of one of its biggest recruitment drives to date has seen a record number of new joiners for WRG during September. A total of 14 new team members began work during the month, with more arrivals already confirmed for the months of October and November, and the recruitment is set to continue with […]

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AEO appoints Chris Skeith as new CEO

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AEO appoints Chris Skeith as new CEO

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) has appointed Event Supplier & Services (ESSA) and Association of Event Venues (AEV) director Chris Skeith to the post of Chief Executive Officer. Paul Michael, chairman of the AEO, and CEO of Quartz Business Media, said, “The AEO has been seeking to appoint a new CEO following the resignation […]

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Bradshaw Golf Buggies support Battle Back Golf

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Bradshaw Golf Buggies support Battle Back Golf

Bradshaw Golf Buggies, UK supplier for Club Car, recently supported Battle Back Golf, a military initiative, designed to help wounded soldiers recover from their injuries by playing golf. The initiative is in conjunction with the rehabilitation centre at Headley Court in Epsom, Surrey. Golf coaching is offered to injured servicemen and women as part of […]

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Hawthorn Scoops Sustainability Award

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Hawthorn Scoops Sustainability Award

On Friday at BMA House in London, Hawthorn were thrilled to receive the EVCOM Clarion Award for Sustainable Event Service Provider, for their work on the e-Luminate Festival 2013 in Cambridge. The city is leading the way both scientifically and technologically in sustainable education and creativity. The annual e-Luminate Festival comprises a series of events, […]

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Mojo Heads To Barcelona For La Mercè Festival

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on September 26, 2014 0 Comments • views: 996
Mojo Heads To Barcelona For La Mercè Festival

Every September thousands of revellers descend upon the streets of Barcelona in Spain for La Mercè, a five-day, free-to-attend celebration. Live music, dance and theatre take place in venues across the city as locals and visitors alike bid farewell to summer and welcome the cooler days of autumn. This year, Mojo Barriers was called upon […]

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