Preferred Partners

Venues of Excellence works in partnership with carefully selected preferred partners in the industry, with businesses who deliver excellence and very high levels of service in their chosen sector. Working with innovative, market leading suppliers provides beneficial opportunities for our members and our preferred partners, as we strive together to raise and maintain the highest level of quality standards for our customers.

Premium Partners


Compass Group is the leading provider of bespoke catering, hospitality and support services within the conference, hotel and venue sector.

Compass Group has been a member of ‘Venues of Excellence’ since 2006 with Kents Hill Park in Milton Keynes, and more recently Yarnfield Park in Staffordshire.

Compass Group became ‘Venues of Excellence’ premium sponsor in 2016.

Preferred Partners

NFS Technology

NFS Technology Group is a leading provider of technology to the venues, hospitality and workspace industries across the UK and further afield.

Providing innovative solutions and award-winning live support 24/7, the company creates the flexible technology that helps venues to streamline their operations, save time, cut costs and boost sales.

Our Rendezvous technology has been custom-designed to meet the needs of busy venues after extensive market research, and it’s complemented by point of sale software that provides venues with the perfect platform to enhance customer service and boost loyalty.



The Zonin family have been producing wines in Gambellara in the province of Vicenza since 1821. Here in the their historic home the Zonins, small-scale grape growers, started to produce wines. Many decades later, at the very beginning of the 20th century, they started to sell them as well.


Wilson Vale

Niche caterer, Wilson Vale, became a preferred supplier in 2012 and currently provides catering services at several of the consortium’s member venues: CIM Moor Hall in Maidenhead, College Court in Leicestershire and Broadway House in the heart of Westminster.



Tchibo Coffee International is a preferred supplier for hot beverage solutions and currently supplies to 15 member locations.

Matthew Clark

Matthew Clark are the leading national drinks wholesaler in the UK, with over 200 years’ experience supplying drink products, hospitality training, labour management and marketing support to over 16,000 On-Trade premises.



Paje Consulting

Paje Consultancy Ltd work in conjunction with the Conference Doctors and Rattray Milne to offer a fantastic partnership of hotel, agency and venue specialists in sales, revenue management and conference agency markets.