AFO launches its 2017 conference

The Association of Festival Organisers (AFO) has launched its annual conference, announcing that the event will take place from November 10-12, 2017, at Ettington Chase Conference Centre in...

Colston Hall to change name

Bristol Music Trust (BMT) has revealed that Colston Hall will change its name as part of the venue’s £48.8 million redevelopment programme. The new name for the venue will be the National Centre for Music...

PinPointer acquires Maynineteen

PinPointer, the brand and experiential agency, has announced the acquisition of the experiential and live communications agency, Maynineteen. The acquisition brings together the insights into shopper...

Multiplay Events launches rental arm

Multiplay Events, the UK’s leading games events company, has announced the launch of Multiplay Rentals, the rental arm to Multiplay Events. The company now offers the full range of services to facilitate...

Get insight, so says EVCOM’s Angela Law

Get insight and become a real partner, says Angela Law, director of Every Sense and EVCOM member   “Insight” – one of my favourite words and a necessity for any event organiser, producer,...

It’s showtime, Matt Storey discusses industry events

Visiting an industry trade show? Discover how Matt Storey, director – business development at Gallowglass, navigates the aisles of an industry event   Do you actually enjoy going to industry trade...

Gallowglass retains Ben Harding as advisor

Ben Harding, former head of health and safety at Manchester Central has been retained by Gallowglass Health and Safety (GGH&S) as an advisor, bolstering the consultancy’s MediaCityUK base in...

RMG extends Seasoned’s contract

The London event caterer, Seasoned, has announced that it has received preferred supplier status on the Royal Museums Greenwich list for 2017-2018 for the new financial year, after a recent review. Due to...

Online event platform Bookarella to launch

Former Leeds Beckett University student, James Abbott, is set to launch Bookarella, an online platform that fully automates the process of organising and managing an event. Abbott, aged 28 and originally...