All posts tagged "Melville"

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    Melville CEO takes over as Chair of ESSA

    CEO of Melville GES, Nick Marshall will take over officially as chair of ESSA from Jan 1 2013 after outgoing chair, Aztec’s John Robson handed over the reigns of the association at the last ESSA Board Meeting of 2012 on 13th December. Marshall said: “I am delighted to be taking over as...

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    Melville sponsors AEO Ops Forum networking event

    Melville GES is sponsoring the sixth AEO (Association of Event Organisers) Ops Forum, to be held on...

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    Melville Awarded Three-Year Contract to Produce Transport Security Expo

    NINETEEN EVENTS, organiser of the Transport Security Expo, has chosen Melville GES as the official contractor for...

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    Melville GES makes a home at Home Show in Nottingham

    In May 2012, the Nottingham Home Show will be held at the East Midlands Conference Centre for the first time, and Melville GES has been contracted by organiser Holland Alexander to provide exhibitor services. For the 2012 show, Melville GES will provide electrics, shell scheme and additional furniture hire requirements for exhibitors....

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    New arrival steps ashore at Melville GES

    Kylie Hopkins has joined Melville GES, part of the GES Global Network, as an exhibitor services project manager offering space only solutions on all shows where Melville is the appointed contractor. Kylie, who has previously worked for Expo Management and the Australian Direct Marketing Association in Sydney, joins Melville GES from Ocean...

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    Reaching the clouds: Melville takes a lead in cloud computing for exhibitions

    Melville GES is set to be one of the first companies in the exhibition industry to offer cloud-based services to its clients and its offices around the world, through an agreement with UK cloud computing specialist Star. “We have chosen to work with Star because it has an excellent track record,” says...

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    Melville announces new features for its Dashboard at International Confex 2012 – #CONFEX

    Melville Exhibition and Event Services will be demonstrating new features and updates to its Dashboard. Launched at International Confex in 2011, the exhibitor-focused online system provides exhibitors with a single portal from which they can plan and organise their presence at a show. Melville’s marketing manager, Malene Stanley, said, “Since we launched...

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    Confex chooses Melville Follow Me App

    UBM has chosen to license the Melville Follow Me App for visitors attending International Confex 2012. The smartphone and tablet computer app, which will be fully branded as UBM and International Confex 2012, will help and inform visitors before, during and after the event and will also maximise marketing opportunities for exhibitors....

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    Melville launches smartphone and tablet app

    Melville Exhibition and Event Services has launched its own event and exhibition app for smartphones and tablets following extensive research into existing applications. The Melville cross-platform app is suitable for all current smartphones and tablets, and is based upon a tried and tested model that has been used at a number of...

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    Global Event Summit and Melville – announcing a three year partnership!

    The Global Event Summit and Melville Exhibition and Event Services, a GES Worldwide Network company, have announced a three year partnership. Melville Exhibition and Event Services has been supporting the event from its creation and this partnership shows mutual loyalty. “The Global Summit pulls together the industry’s key decision makers from around...

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    Following extensive research Melville invests £400,000 in new exhibition furniture

    Melville Exhibition and Event Services has undertaken an extensive programme of research into furniture usage, needs and trends, and made an investment of over £400,000 across four new ranges of furniture to provide organisers and exhibitors with carefully considered and styled themes. Melville has strengthened its essential range, designed for everyday use...

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    The Melville Dashboard Debuts at Mortgage Business Expo 2011

    Melville Exhibition and Event Services has delivered an online exhibition portal for exhibitors at Clarion’s Mortgage Business Expo (MBE), held at the Olympia 2 from November 16 to 17, 2011. The Melville Dashboard allows exhibitors to manage their entire exhibition experience through a single, e-commerce enabled web interface. The Melville Dashboard includes...

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    Informa Exhibitions appoints Melville to service 14 Middle East shows.

    Informa Exhibitions has appointed Melville Middle East to provide a range of services to 14 of its UAE-based shows in 2012, including Power Water Middle East and Cityscape Abu Dhabi. Services will include the provision of shell scheme, features, electrics, furniture and carpets. Commenting on the appointment, Nicky Mason, commercial director for...

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    Melville first in the industry to achieve independent BS8901 certification for its sustainable practices

    Melville Exhibition and Events Services has become the first exhibition and event services contractor in the UK to be awarded BS8901 through independent certification. Melville used the services of SGS, an independent auditing organisation, to ratify its application and to ensure absolute integrity in the process. Working with sustainability consultancy partners Sustainable...

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    Melville appoints IT development expert

    Melville Exhibition & Event Services has appointed Mike Renwick to the position of head of IT development. Renwick has over 25 years of experience within systems design and development. Working within retail, finance and health sectors, Mike has been responsible for award winning systems for the likes of Asda, Homebase, Coca Cola...

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    Melville’s new look reinforces global service to organisers

    Melville Exhibition & Event Services has announced that it is introducing a new corporate identity that will reflect the global reach and depth of capabilities it is able to offer clients as part of Global Experience Specialists (GES). Melville CEO Nick Marshall said, “Melville’s new look communicates that we will retain the...

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    New Commercial Director at Melville

    Melville Exhibition & Event Services welcomes Sam Moseley as its new commercial director. His initial focus will be to oversee the Event Management team to continue the company’s delivery of successful shows, as well as maximising the delivery of services across the entire Melville portfolio. Moseley brings a wealth of experience in...

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    Melville announces two new senior recruits

    Melville Exhibitions & Events strengthens its senior management team to drive client facing technology solutions, and enrich customer service. Glenn Batty joins Melville Exhibitions & Events as Chief Information Officer (CIO). His role will be to support and lead the development of client-focused and client-facing IT solutions. He brings more than 25...

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    Melville makes the grade for Brand Licensing Europe

    Brand Licensing Europe, the largest licensing rights exhibition on the continent, has granted Melville Exhibition and Event Services a three-year contract to supply all services to the show. Brand Licensing Europe is growing year on year, and Melville will supply a full-service package, including shell scheme, electrics, furniture, logistics, and custom build...

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    Melville adds UK experience to Middle East Team

    Melville appoints Becky Drinkwater to the position of Exhibition Account Manager as the company strengthens its Middle East team following its growth in 2010. Becky, who has worked for Melville in the UK for the past 10 years as an Event Manager, has relocated to Dubai to work on several important accounts....

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    Melville to launch fully interactive online interface for Exhibitors

    The Melville Prism Dashboard will be launched at Confex 2011. Prism, first shown at Confex last year defines a new standard for the exhibitor experience with the launch of the ground-breaking dashboard. “Melville Prism is a web portal which allows organisers to provide their exhibitors with a single point of access to...