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Creating a 360-degree wellbeing culture

It’s the final day of #EventWell17 and UK Event Wellbeing Week 2017, the campaign I co-founded with a group of fellow event professionals and peers who are passionate, as I am, about wellbeing in events.

I had the fantastic opportunity of sitting on the ILEA-UK panel at Square Meal Venues + Events live yesterday, to discuss ways of keeping your cool and managing stress levels in our day to day events role. Continue reading “Creating a 360-degree wellbeing culture”

EWL and what it means to me

Wow what a week it’s been, and quite possibly one of the most exciting but also exhausting periods of my career to date. The company and brand I started 18 months ago has officially expanded from London to the regions and also launched its very own industry mentoring programme, Evolve. Continue reading “EWL and what it means to me”

MPI Insights – The Future’s bright, The Future’s events!

It ‘s been a busy start to the year, with new clients, new events and new businesses all happening at once! Hence, it’s been a little quiet on the Diary blog feed however, I’ll be picking up the pace and wanted to start off by sharing some great insight with you from MPI’s January event held at 30 Euston Square last week. Continue reading “MPI Insights – The Future’s bright, The Future’s events!”

The ICE Awards in pictures!

Us event professionals love a good awards ceremony don’t we? Last Thursday I attended the International Corporate Event or ICE Awards, recognising in-house corporate event organisers, at the British Museum. Continue reading “The ICE Awards in pictures!”

Logo Pops, Treasure Hunts and Sponge Trees… The #TMS15 Hosted Buyer Reception!

I was delighted to be invited to The Meetings Show hosted buyer reception last week, and for the very first time as a buyer!

I received my invitation from the lovely folks at Lime Venue Portfolio, official hosts of the event held on Monday evening at Dartmouth House, headquarters and home to the English Speaking Union in Mayfair. Continue reading “Logo Pops, Treasure Hunts and Sponge Trees… The #TMS15 Hosted Buyer Reception!”

My Visit to the Quintessentially Wedding Atelier!

So whilst most of you were heading to the bars last Friday, well anyone who didn’t have an event to manage of course, I was on my way to one of my favourite venues in London, Somerset House to see what the Quintessentially Wedding Atelier had in store.  Continue reading “My Visit to the Quintessentially Wedding Atelier!”

Personality, Poutine and Happy Labradors… This year’s BNC Event Show!

I think you’re all starting to get the idea now but the last time I visited the BNC Event Show it was as an exhibitor so it was great to be able to return last week in my event planner shoes. Continue reading “Personality, Poutine and Happy Labradors… This year’s BNC Event Show!”

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