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 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 […]
November 30, 2018

Spotlight on…Katie Venner

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 […]
November 28, 2018

Site inspection reviews on unique venues of London

It’s important that within our industry we keep on top of our venue knowledge. As a team we carry out hundreds of site inspections every year […]
November 16, 2018

Spotlight on…Phoebe Scott-Browne

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 […]
November 15, 2018

The benefits of app technology in events

With growing demand for technology in events, we reached out to Joint Venture partners, iE Live, to get their insight into the benefits of App technology […]
November 9, 2018

Spotlight on…Alex Shipman

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 […]
November 7, 2018

International Experience – Marbella – Don Carlos Resort & Spa FAM Trip

Earlier this year, Phoebe Scott-Browne had the opportunity to experience the delights of Marbella and what this beautiful city had to offer for potential international events. […]
November 5, 2018

FAM Trip – A weekend of Fun at the Langham, London

I was lucky enough to be given the opportunity to attend a FAM trip at the gorgeous Langham in London recently. The Langham is the most […]
November 2, 2018

Spotlight on…Tracey Hilton

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 […]
November 1, 2018

Highlights from Cvent CONNECT Europe 2018

Tracey Hilton, newly appointed Account Director, attended the recent Cvent CONNECT Europe 2018 at The Business Design Centre. Cvent CONNECT Europe saw 900+ attendees immersed in […]
October 26, 2018

Spotlight on…Kayley Westall

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 […]
October 19, 2018

Spotlight on…Debbie Wood

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 […]
October 16, 2018

The benefits of using a delegate management system…

Here at Venues and Events International we know that handling the delegate experience is crucial to the success of any event. Vast amounts of delegate information […]