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.


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.


Baystar specialise in hard facilities management and mechanical & electrical engineering, as well as sustainable energy solutions. With excellent sector knowledge and experience, they provide bespoke solutions to meet their clients’ needs. Baystar run the hard facilities at the Roffey Park Institute, a Venues of Excellence member venue, and have also installed a sustainable energy solution at the premises.


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.

British Premium Meats

British Premium Meats is a family run business owned by four brothers who over the past 26 years have seen their business grow from a small retail butchers shop in Kenton North London to one of the leading meat suppliers in the country.

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.

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.