31 Mar: 7 Top Tips for your Sales Office return

Mandy Jennings, Executive Director venues of Excellence and owner of Paje consultancy Ltd, shares top tips for venues to bring their sales team on Par.

Imagine – every venue and conference centre in the country re-launching at the same time – what’s going to make you stand out from the crowd?
Courtyard by Marriott - Keele

11 Feb: A Collaboration comes to fruition with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott Keele Staffordshire in February 2021.

It’s almost two years since the announcement of the collaboration between Keele University and Tower Hotel Management, to deliver the 150-bedroom Courtyard Hotel Keele Staffordshire, which opens on February 1st 2021.  Whilst most ventures of this nature will see challenges throughout the build, this project has had the additional challenges of managing a new build during a pandemic and the obstacles COVID-19 placed on the project.…

Sian Sayward, HBAA board director

15 Dec: “Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures and partnerships will increase in 2021”

HBAA board and senior management share their predictions for 2021

 Collaboration and consolidation will be key trends for the business events, accommodation and meetings industry in 2021, according to the HBAA.

HBAA governance director Sian Sayward captured this when predicting: “M&A activities, joint ventures and partnerships will increase in 2021.”…

Lecture Theatre 1

15 Oct: Seal of approval from British Mensa

When Warwick Conferences re-opened its doors following the lockdown period, one of the first companies to return was British Mensa. The high IQ society not only held its first post-lockdown board meeting in the COVID-secure facilities, but also hosted its first ever virtual annual general meeting (AGM), for its 18,000 members.…

New Wyboston Lakes Resort website makes venue booking easy for events professionals

13 Jul: Intelligent Tech: the key to solving post-Covid challenges in the events and hospitality industry By Louisa Watson, Director of Marketing at Wyboston Lakes Resort

As the events and hospitality industry prepares to raise the safety curtain when released from lockdown, technology will take centre stage in providing solutions to keep everyone safe and give them confidence.

No longer is its primary purpose to solve the business problems of tomorrow.…