August 26, 2020

In The Know: Diary Management

Diary Management This edition of In The Know has Natalie Morhen, Executive Assistant to CEO, sharing her best practice’s for Diary Management. Over the previous few […]
July 7, 2020
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In The Know: Exclusive Use Venues

Exclusive Use Venues The latest edition of In The Know sees Ann Jones, Conference Planning Executive, introduce some of her top recommendations for venues that can […]
June 17, 2020
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In The Know: The Best of Bristol

The Best of Bristol The latest edition of In The Know sees our Venue Find Team Manager, Marlene Scott, talking about her recommendations of the best […]
May 1, 2020
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In The Know: Private Dining – London Edition

Private dining in London The latest edition of In The Know sees our Conference Planning Executive, Amy Standen, talking about her recommendations of the best spots […]
April 14, 2020
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In The Know: Golf Resorts

Our next edition of In The Know, we have one of our conference planning executives, Kelly Stevens, talking about the best golf resorts – venues that […]
April 1, 2020

In The Know: Best of Scotland

In our latest edition of In The Know, our Conference Planning Executive Amy Standen brings you the best of Scotland for consideration for your next event. […]
March 11, 2020

COVID-19: An information guide

COVID-19 – An Information Guide At Venues and Events International we recognise the need for guidance during the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. We have put together […]
January 15, 2020

6 New Recruits for Venues and Events International

Venues and Events International have today announced the recruitment of 6 new starters at the Swindon based agency. As a result of new client wins including […]
December 13, 2019

Spotlight On: Lynn Gammage

Our Spotlight On this week features Lynn Gammage, part of our finance team.  Job Title Financial Controller Biography I joined Anita in 2018 after one of […]
December 9, 2019

Venues and Events International secures Investors in People Accreditation

Venues and Events International have today announced they have been accredited as an “Investors in People” organisation.  IIP is an international standard for people management and […]
December 6, 2019

Spotlight On: Katie Venner

Our Spotlight On this week features Katie Venner, Supervisor in our Venue Finding Team. Job Title Conference Team Supervisor Biography I first started working for Anita […]
November 22, 2019

Venues and Events International announces contract win with ENGIE

Following a tender process ENGIE have selected Venues and Events International as their preferred supplier for meetings. Tracey Hilton, Account Director for Venues and Events International, […]
November 21, 2019

Spotlight On: Olivia Unsworth

Our Spotlight On this week features Olivia (Liv to her friends) Unsworth from our events team. Job Title Event Manager  Biography My first taste of the […]
November 20, 2019

In The Know: Kings Centre Oxford

If you’re looking for a large event venue and want to know that your event is going to do some good in the local community – […]
November 11, 2019

Spotlight On: Loving Liverpool

Conference Planning Executive, Abbie Paginton tells us about her weekend of discovery in Liverpool. Our first stop was the beautiful Titanic Hotel Liverpool.  You know you […]
November 8, 2019

Spotlight On: Will Dalzell

We’re bringing back our Spotlight On feature – this time featuring Will Dalzell. Job Title Head of Events Proposition and Innovation  Biography I joined Anita at […]
November 5, 2019

2020 Events Calendar

2020 Events Calendar It’s that time of year again – our 2020 Events Calendar is now available! If you’re planning an event in 2020 our calendar […]
November 4, 2019

In The Know: Sustainable Venues

Event Manager Eloise Perry gives her top tips for choosing a sustainable venue. C&IT Magazine have published their 2019 Sustainability report following their C&IT Surgery forum […]
October 18, 2019

Spotlight On: Laura Law

We’re bringing back our Spotlight On feature – this time featuring our Conference Director, Laura Law. Job Title Conference Director Biography I joined Anita at what […]
October 8, 2019

Venues and Events International appoints Black Box Partnerships

Venues and Events International, a venue finding and event management agency, has announced the appointment of Black Box Partnerships, a company dedicated to travel, meetings and […]
October 7, 2019

In The Know: Cotswolds Venues

In The Know – Cotswold Venues Conference Planning Executive Kelly Stevens gives her insight into the best of the Cotswolds. The Cotswolds is becoming a firm […]
September 23, 2019

In The Know: The Importance of MI

Account Director, Steve Schwartz gives his advice for making the most of your data. It’s surprising how many of our clients have never seen a comprehensive […]
July 17, 2019

Supplier Video – July 2019

Our latest supplier video is now live! Grab a cuppa and enjoy the latest news and industry updates from our favourite partners
July 1, 2019

In The Know: Addicted To France

I was surprised and ecstatic when I received the amazing invitation to attend a luxury event in Paris to be hosted by Accor France for a […]
May 16, 2019

In The Know: Racetracks and Racecourses

Conference Planning Executive, Amy Standen takes us through her pick of the countries racetracks and racecourses. Milbrook Proving Ground, Milton Keynes We recently used Milbrook for […]
May 13, 2019

In The Know: Sarova Hotels

Earlier this year, Conference Team Supervisor, Phoebe Scott-Browne was lucky enough to be given the opportunity to see 3 of the 4 venues within the Sarova […]
May 10, 2019

In The Know: Remote Working

Commercial and Marketing Director, Josephine Bradley gives her top tips for productive remote working. One of the benefits of working for a business that truly lives […]
May 2, 2019

Spotlight on…Kloei Tesch

Spotlight on…is a unique look at individuals from Venues and Events International providing insight into their daily roles and why they have a passion for the […]
May 2, 2019

Venues and Events International bolsters venue finding team

Venues and Events International have again strengthened their venue finding team on the back of several new wins recently announced for the agency. This latest recruitment […]
May 1, 2019

In The Know: Magna Pars

In The Know – Magna Pars A truly unique experience is rare in this modern age, but if you’re looking for one – Milan could be […]
April 29, 2019

In The Know: Manchester and Cheshire

Venues and Events International resident northerner, Account Director Tracey Hilton, talks us through her favourite venues for business and pleasure in Manchester and Cheshire. Where to […]
April 26, 2019

Spotlight on…Abbie Paginton

Spotlight on…is a unique look at individuals from Venues and Events International providing insight into their daily roles and why they have a passion for the […]
April 22, 2019

In The Know: MCE Forum

In this edition, Event Manager Olivia Unsworth takes us through her recent trip to Prague. I was lucky enough recently to attend MCE Central & Eastern […]
March 26, 2019

In The Know: Contract Checking

At Venues and Events International, we check our client’s contracts as standard. In this feature, Laura Law, Conference Director talks us through her top tips for […]
March 20, 2019

In The Know – The Franklin

The phrase ‘hidden gem’ is often over used in our industry, but to describe The Franklin, there is no better description. Nestled in the private Egerton […]
March 11, 2019

In The Know – Award Ceremonies

The first of our new feature, In The Know. At Venues and Events International, we regularly organise award evenings of all shapes and sizes. Here, Junior […]
March 7, 2019

Growing the family!

Venues and Events International have rehired two former employees to service new accounts won by the Swindon based agency. Marlene Scott and Nicky Pinnell, both former […]
February 22, 2019

Spotlight on…Nicky Pinnell, Conference Planning Executive

Spotlight on…is a unique look at individuals from Venues and Events International providing insight into their daily roles and why they have a passion for the […]
February 15, 2019

Spotlight on…Paulina Zapala, Head of Events Team

Spotlight on…is a unique look at individuals from Venues and Events International providing insight into their daily roles and why they have a passion for the […]
February 8, 2019

Spotlight on…Marlene Scott, Conference Planning Executive

Spotlight on…is a unique look at individuals from Venues and Events International providing insight into their daily roles and why they have a passion for the […]
January 28, 2019

What is event collateral and how does it bring value to an event?

What is event collateral and why is it important? Event collateral, sometimes might be ‘a nice to have, but not sure there’s the budget’ or ‘you […]
January 16, 2019

Venues and Events International Industry Trends and Statistics

The top of the business MICE agenda will be dominated by distribution, data, duty of care and technology in 2019. Josephine Bradley, Marketing and Commercial Director […]
January 4, 2019

A meeting planners venue focus on London

As you know, the team here at Venues and Events International take pride in our venue expertise. With this in mind, Kelly Stevens, who recently published […]
January 3, 2019

How to empower your employees at your kick-off conference

Kick-off conference season is fast approaching and as part of our project planning we reached out to our client, Abigail Davey, Executive Assistant from Allied Milling […]
January 2, 2019

The secrets behind a good venue-finding agency

How much time do you spend searching different venues for a meeting or event? This can be a time-consuming, and sometimes, daunting process, especially when you […]
January 2, 2019

2019 Events and Exhibitions Calendar

Happy New Year to you all. We can’t believe how quickly 2018 went by and as we strive ahead to see what 2019 has in store […]
December 19, 2018

The importance of getting the food right at any event

Following a recent event in San Francisco, Olivia Unsworth discovered a lot about food at events. Here’s some of the key things she’s taken away…  One […]
December 10, 2018

IBTM & MELIA FAM Trip

Earlier this month, Conference Planning Executive Megan Paget had the pleasure of joining Melia International Hotels on a three-day FAM trip to Seville, followed by a […]
December 7, 2018

Spotlight on…Eloise Perry, Senior Event Manager

Spotlight on…is a unique look at individuals from Venues and Events International providing insight into their daily roles and why they have a passion for the […]
December 3, 2018

IHG Product Knowledge Day

Two groups were invited to attend an IHG Product Knowledge day in London to experience four different brands with the IHG portfolio. Hotel 1 – Crowne Plaza […]