Harbour & Jones Events hosts 'Eat the Rainbow' themed showcase at 41 Portland Place
Unveiling new edible pudding wall concept
On Wednesday 22nd June 2016, Harbour & Jones Events held a showcase dinner at their in-house venue 41 Portland Place to unveil a new event food concept. Forty of some of the industry's most prestigious events professionals arrived at the central London Grade II listed townhouse to feast on a rainbow-inspired menu and discover a much anticipated surprise for pudding.
Shepherd's of Westminster joins The Westminster Collection
Iconic restaurant, Shepherd's of Westminster has joined leading venue consortium The Westminster Collection.
The restaurant in Marsham Court boasts a rich and varied history and is widely used by politicians, diplomats, journalists and lobbyists as well as having a strong business clientele.
Event professionals debate future of interactive events at Slido Insights seminar
Audience interaction specialist Slido hosted more than 50 leading events professionals on June 23rd at a panel debate which explored the future of interactive events during London Technology Week. Held at Headspace in London's Hatton Garden, the first ever client event for the company, entitled Slido Insights: Take Interaction to the Next Level
CWT research reveals Marriott acquisition of Starwood set to change travel buying forever
Marriott's acquisition of Starwood is set to change the hotel industry significantly. Carlson Wagonlit Travel's (CWT) latest white paper, shows corporate travel buyers need to start thinking about the implications now and start planning how it will change their travel programmes.
Motel One Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt is now officially open
On 6th June 2016 Motel One Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt opened the doors of its third hotel in Stuttgart, providing visitors to the city with all the benefits of a design hotel at an affordable price. The new 141 room hotel is located directly in the old town of Bad Cannstatt, the oldest and most popular district of Stuttgart.
Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain opens elegant new banquet and event space
Recently premiered Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain is about to unveil its latest addition - the spacious multi purpose Qing You Hall. This elegant addition occupies an expansive 4,500 square feet (420 square meters) and rewards guests with a stunning backdrop of the sublime Qing Cheng Mountain with the resort's 2.5 acres (1 hectare) organic garden in the foreground.
Art classes add Life to a leisure programme
Art Team gives further details of its services
Art Team has revealed further details of its new service that is aimed at adding interest to a leisure or incentive programme. It is the brainchild of Gordon Hickman who is aware of the expanding interest in life drawing classes.
hotel republic ltd adds Down Hall Country House Hotel to its growing portfolio
British classical elegance is now available for the finest meetings and incentive events through hotel republic now that it's added Down Hall Country House hotel to its portfolio. Down Hall is one of Britain's most established country house hotels just 45 minutes from central London and is wonderfully located in 110 acres of grounds and parkland just a few miles from Stansted Airport.
United Airlines to increase flights from Heathrow to San Francisco and Los Angeles
Additional Boeing 787 Dreamliner flights to airline's West Coast hubs
United Airlines will increase the frequency of its flights from London/Heathrow to both its San Francisco and Los Angeles hubs. For winter 2016-17, the airline will operate a second daily Heathrow-San Francisco nonstop service, effective October 30, 2016 (westbound).
Lufthansa launches internet connectivity on short- and medium-haul flights
Green light from EASA: Supplemental Type Certificate issued
In October of this year, the first Lufthansa short- and medium-haul aircraft will take off with broadband internet on board. Lufthansa's entire A320 family fleet is expected to have the innovative technology installed by mid-2018.
Lisbon moves into the top ten cities for international association meetings
Lisbon has strengthened its position as one of the world's top destinations for international meetings and congresses by moving into the top ten in the annual International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) city rankings for 2015.
The Portuguese capital climbed three places to No9 in the top 20 list of cities by hosting 145 association meetings last year, an impressive increase of 30% compared to 2014.
Exit would bring us more, not less, bureaucracy
EU Referendum - what's best for MICE?
UK event managers, in or out of Europe?
If you have been in the UK for the past few months or work there permanently you will be aware that the UK is about to vote in a national referendum.
Vista expand Client Services team as they continue to grow in core sectors
Agency appoints Senior Project Manager
Creative communications consultancy and event specialists, Vista, have appointed Natalie Gill to their Client Services team.
Diane Chen assumes General Manager’s role at EXPO
Diane Chen has been promoted to the position of General Manager of the Shenyang New World EXPO, the newest and most state-of- the-art exhibition and meeting venue in Northeast China.
NEC expands event management team
The National Exhibition Centre (NEC) has welcomed three new recruits to its experienced event management team; Tracey Duffy has joined the team as Event Manager, while Victoria Gibbon and Tasha Bray have been appointed as Assistant Event Managers.
New Sales Manager for Austria Trend Hotel Congress Innsbruck
Sebastian Wolak, MA has been announced as the new Sales Manager of Austria Trend Hotel Congress Innsbruck.
ONYX Hospitality Group appoints Simon Dell as Vice President and Area General Manager for Sri Lanka
Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group appoints Simon Dell as its new Vice President and Area General Manager for Sri Lanka.
Manchester's Hotel Gotham unveils new General Manager
Manchester's award-winning Hotel Gotham, part of the Bespoke Hotels collection, has announced the appointment of Mario Ovsenjak as General Manager, who joins as the property looks
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