How to create on-trend events in 2017
Whilst we always design events around the holy trinity of brand, brief and venue, we also know that it’s useful to keep your finger on the pulse of what’s hot and what’s not in the worlds of design, catering and technology. Here’s our quick round up of the most interesting trends for 2017 that could take your event from ow to wow…
Published on - May 12, 2017
The Great Oscars Debacle and what we can all learn from it
The 2017 Academy Awards were marred by a ridiculous mistake - the wrong winner was announced for the Best Picture Award, arguably the biggest gong of the night. But why did it happen, and how can a good event manager prevent it from happening to you?
Published on - Mar 21, 2017
How to survive Mobile World Congress
It’s that time of year again. We’re getting ready to descend on Barcelona in our thousands for that leviathan of the exhibition industry - Mobile World Congress. We wanted to share some of our experience with the other poor souls getting ready to fly to the land of Gaudí and Camp Nou, but with none of the hackneyed clichés you usually find in these lists (take comfortable shoes, pack lots of business cards, yawn). So, with every effort made to avoid the obvious, here are our dos and don’ts for people working at Mobile World Congress.
Published on - Jan 30, 2017
How do you encourage creativity?
Our industry demands an unusual blend of creative skills and administrative excellence. So when your staff finally get away from the spreadsheets and PowerPoints for a day, how to you inspire them to think creatively?
Published on - Jan 25, 2017
Want a job? Hand over your Spotify...
FACT - Every event organiser should know their Rihanna from their Rizzle Kicks, and their Beethoven from their Bach, or at least have someone on their team who does. Our job at any conference, exhibition, corporate event or party is to bring together a group of people and make sure that they have a good experience. They will measure the quality of their experience with all of their senses, including their ears. Music is one factor in an event which is very easy to control and hugely influential.
Published on - Jun 21, 2013
Red, White & Blue Gala Dinner
We organised a two-day conference in Newcastle, and this themed final event was visually stunning.
I would really like to thank you for all your hard work. We were very happy with the service, your absolute professionalism, attention to detail and recommendations.
Animo’s team were brilliant. They are all a pleasure to work with too - patient, cheerful & diplomatic. I can't recommend them highly enough.
Marketing and PR Company
Many thanks for organizing and running a great day. I was really pleased with how things went and feedback from our sales partners has been very positive. Thank you for all your hard work!
UK Sales Manager
Sat Nav company
Animo’s staff members are extremely professional, friendly, innovative, and willing to go the extra mile to ensure all our staff, members, and guests have a great time.
International Removals Company
I have never ceased to be impressed at Animo’s diligence, clarity in communications, reactivity and attention to detail. Their customer service is outstanding.
Chief Commercial Officer