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Wilson Vale Supports in-house Talent Development with Senior Promotion

Wilson Vale has promoted Melissa Wallbank, former Financial Controller of the company, to General Manager (Finance).

Bristol Venue to Host Major Lifestyle Medicine Conference

EEF Venues’ Bristol conference venue, Engineers’ House, is to host the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine’s (The BSLM) inaugural conference on Saturday 1st July. The conference is open to all health professionals.

New General Catering Manager at Broadway House

Tomas Matiejisiunas has joined EEF Venues’ Westminster venue, Broadway House, as General Catering Manager.

Golden Jubilee welcomes Venues of Excellence

Last week, the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel welcomed industry leaders from around the UK, hosting the first Members Meeting of Venues of Excellence in Scotland in several years.

Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue awarded highly commended at The Conference and Hospitality Show Awards 2017

Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue has been awarded highly commended for Best Large Conference and Exhibition Space at The Conference and Hospitality Show Awards 2017. Following the hotel’s £11 million transformation and relaunch as a premier MICE venue, the hotel is offering a try before you buy promotion for organisations to experience its self-contained Training Suite.…

Venues of Excellence reaches membership high with Alton Towers Hotel and Conference Centre

Alton Towers Hotel and Conference Centre has joined Venues of Excellence to become the consortium’s 38th member. The news comes as the sales and marketing consortium prepares for The Meetings Show from 13th-15th June where Venues of Excellence will be sharing a stand with ten partners this year.…

One Day With Mandy Jennings

As we make our final preparations for attending The Meetings Show next week, Mandy Jennings, our Sales and Membership Director shares a day in her life with us: About Mandy Jennings is Sales and Membership Director of Venues of Excellence, a group of 37 exceptional venues delivering excellence in conferences, training and events.…

CEME Conference Centre is top for tech

CEME Conference Centre understands the importance of ensuring that our technology keeps pace with the expectations of our clients. ‘Future proofing’ is often the ‘buzz word’, but what does it mean in practice? At CEME, it means constantly reviewing our AV and technology offer, remaining aware of industry developments, the persistent adoption of best practice, and always listening to our customers.…

CEME Conference Centre do ‘Excellence’

Needless to say, as a ‘Centre for Excellence’, ‘Excellence’ is exactly what we do’ Many venues profess to be excellent, but few have it ingrained into their organisational culture and, more importantly, consistently deliver excellence – day in, day out, to every customer.…

Don’t let technology become a meeting distraction, warns Imago Venues

Technology in meetings has to be used carefully to avoid it becoming a distraction, according to Imago Venues. Its research into “Is meetings industry is doing enough to inspire the business leaders of tomorrow?” found that whilst 75% of delegates and 77% of students like meetings to use interactive games and new technology, it has to be used so it does not take away from the learning process.…

Golden Jubilee wins at Working4Business

The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel are celebrating a fantastic result at the inaugural Working4Business Award ceremony, winning the Success Through Sustainability award and being named a finalist in the Excellence in Customer Service category. Discussing the award, Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel General Manager, Gary Rice, said: “We are delighted to have our efforts recognised at the first Working4Business Awards, especially taking into account the very high standard of competition across the every category.…