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Holywell Park recognised by BDRC Continental VenueVerdict

One of imago’s flagship venues has been recognised in the latest BDRC Continental VenueVerdict results.   Holywell Park has achieved BDRC Continental VenueVerdict Gold Standard Accreditation for Q1 2016. The standard is given to properties recording a twelve-month Net Promoter Score of +70 or higher from 40 or more Business Event Host responses in the twelve month period April 2015 to March 2016.…

Conference Centres of Excellence to rebrand to Venues of Excellence

Conference Centres of Excellence is to rebrand to become Venues of Excellence. The 30-strong marketing consortium of exceptional venues is taking this strategic step to broaden its footprint within the wider hospitality and events sector to maximise value for its members and clients.…

Driving Sales at Woodland Grange

EEF Venues’ Woodland Grange venue in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire has secured bookings for several major classic car club events this year, as well as another for 2017. From 29th April to 1st May, the Talbot Owners’ Club will hold its annual AGM at the AIM-gold accredited venue.…

David Vaughton is appointed to the mia board

David Vaughton, director of venues for EEF Venues, has been appointed to the Executive Board of the Meeting Industry Association (mia). A Fellow of the Institute of Hospitality and a serving board member of Conference Centres of Excellence (CEE), David has over 25 years’ experience within the hospitality sector. …

Wilson Vale strengthens conference portfolio

Wilson Vale has gained a catering contract with Moor Hall Conference Centre, a Conference Centre of Excellence (CCE) in Cookham, Berkshire. The 80-bedroom residential venue is also home to the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Under an initial 18 month contract, the independent caterer is due to open the new service on 11th April when a team of eight catering staff will provide a breakfast, lunch, evening and hospitality service for up to 200 people at the venue.…