Sponsors & Partners

Headline Sponsors

etc.venues 133 Houndsditch offers you the perfect space in which to celebrate your awards.

Superbly located minutes away from Liverpool St and Bank stations, etc.venues 133 Houndsditch offers 33,000 sqft of space all on one floor, including a large banqueting suite seating over 550 guests alongside 7 additional rooms for 100 plus.

The Enterprise Suite boasts a generous ceiling height and natural daylight with the latest in built in audio visual technology, whilst the adjacent open plan galleria offers over 15,000 sqf of flexible catering space for pre-dinner drinks or dancing.

Multiple media walls provide plenty of branding options and the sleek design in tones of marble, brass and walnut complete the City’s newest most exciting venue.

To complete the package, a combination of onsite chefs, creating bespoke menus, and our award winning service ensure your awards will be your best event of the year.

Trust etc.venues 133 Houndsditch to deliver your awards for you.

Performing Artistes have been supplying people to give speeches, chair conferences and host events for over 25 years. Based in the West End, the tight-knit booking team supply over 600 people a year for events in the UK and worldwide. 

Performing Artistes are independent of the talent.  They work for you, the event organiser, whilst maintaining close working relationships with the artistes themselves, to ensure you get the right person, properly briefed at the right price. They cover everything from the serious speaker for keynotes and motivational speeches, to comedians and entertainers for dinners and awards. 

Put simply, they are in the Business of Speaking.


AVC Live Ltd is a Technical Production Company delivering a specialist, integrated service, spanning over 35 years in the industry. Our expertise lies in the provision of audio visual and production services to hotels & venues, corporate clients, event agencies, production companies, PR and communication agencies.

We manage all aspects of event production from content development to on-site technical management, ranging from small meetings to high profile corporate conferences, AGM’s, product launches and award ceremonies.

Our business has evolved to accommodate our client’s needs and we offer a total integrated service comprising of five key elements; AVC Events, AVC Technical, AVC Scenery, AVC Digital and AVC Video. This means we can draw on the in-house expertise from every corner of our business.


Category Sponsors

An expert recruitment service for companies and candidates within the conference, exhibition and events sectors.

GCN Talent is THE go-to recruitment partner for the international conference, exhibitions and events industries. With decades of experience in the sector and a worldwide network of contacts, we are perfectly positioned to assist you with your next key hire – or to take your career to the next level.

GCN Talent – part of the Global Conference Network  – is managed and run by former industry practitioners. For clients, this means that you’ll be dealing with someone who understands your business inside out. For candidates, the depth of our understanding of your job and our position at the heart of the industry sets us apart from a traditional recruitment agency – and means we’ll be able to place you quickly and effectively. And our reach truly is global.


We are creative and passionate about food and events, with nearly 35 years of experience at the UK’s most prestigious venues. Our values centre on delivering a highly bespoke and imaginative service and our reputation for reliability, creativity and attention to detail keeps our clients returning to work with us year after year.

Our talented chefs, event planners and event managers have a vast amount of experience and expertise, all dedicated to delivering outstanding food and service at a large variety of events, ensuring that every guest has a memorable and fun experience.


Eclipse has been a leader in event production, creative design and technical delivery for 30 years. Led by managing director Robin Purslow, the company provides solutions for those looking to create world-class events in the UK, Europe and further afield. As well as being a provider of production to many global brands, Eclipse works with a large number of prestigious venues, including The Guildhall, Plaisterers Hall, Searcys at The Gherkin and the Natural History Museum. With creativity, vision, technical excellence and teamwork at its heart, choosing Eclipse to produce your next event means anything is possible.


WyvernDM specialise in building CRM systems and marketing databases for conference and event companies. Our software; Wyvern Magic is tried and tested with some of the biggest UK companies, but as an agile, dynamic company we also serve smaller companies right down to start-ups.

We love data integration – building databases from complex and disparate sources, but we what we love even more is enabling marketing and sales people to get to grips with their data and supporting clients in driving their events business forward.

Gaudio have a reputation as the UK’s most trusted designer and manufacturer of bespoke awards to the events industry. Our experienced and friendly project management team guide our clients expertly through the process from initial brief to delivery of the finished product.

Our cutting edge award designs are carefully tailored to your event theme, brand and budget and are provided entirely free of charge. With an emphasis on using only the highest quality materials Gaudio guarantee to deliver unique and individual awards that will delight your winners, your sponsors and attract the attention your event deserves.

If you are looking for inspiration for your award event visit www.gaudio.co.uk

AwardsPro is a full circle platform to manage and streamline the entry and judging process for any Awards event. AwardsPro has been created and road-tested by those who know best what an easy-to-use, reliable and robust platform looks and feels like.

Contact aileen@globalconferencenetwork.co.uk to find out more.

Established over 30 years ago, Sounds Commercial now boasts 6 nationwide offices employing over 80 full-time employees. Sounds Commercial is now one of the UK’s leading event production companies.

As an industry leader, Sounds Commercial offer access to state-of-the-art technology, and pride ourselves on managing all aspects of event production – Making ourselves the one stop shop for all your event needs.

Big or small, from photo-quality printing, full stage design and build, through to end to end event management, Sounds Commercial can cater for every aspect of your event.



CAPTURISE is a photography company specialising in corporate and conference events, covering everything from small meetings right through to large international conferences. No event is ever too small or too large for CAPTURISE and we make the most of any surroundings and situations to capture exceptional images.


Our dedicated photographers and editors have a wide range of knowledge and experience and not only are able to fulfil and accomplish any brief set before them but are always able to exceed client’s expectations.

By using CAPTURISE you can always rest assure that Professionalism, Discreetness, Reliability and Outstanding Images will be provided to each and every one of your events. www.capturise.com/


When hosting your event, your chosen venue should accurately reflect your brand and leave guests with a great impression of you. We offer the whole shebang, design, print and installation of event branding products, from graphics and signage to exhibition stands and merchandise. We aim to be your event print partner with an answer to every idea and budget. Our quality, value for money and outstanding customer service have won us multiple preferred supplier relationships at key venues in London. So whether you’re a venue, agency or end client we have a solution for you!


Today more than ever, print is key in engaging targeted audiences who find it easy to ignore digital communications. From beautifully crafted Direct Mail pieces to brochures, magazines, invitations, prospectuses and vouchers, print is integral to business.

At KNP we’ve spent over 30 years helping clients reach their target audiences through integrated printing and mailing solutions. We understand the importance of getting something ‘just right’. And we know you need a print partner you can trust, so we deliver what we say we will, when we say we will, and how we say we will.

Always on hand to give advice and deliver the right solution, we’ve built a reputation for outstanding quality and reliability. And with everything on site, we provide a cost-effective, no hidden extras solution.

Our services:

Litho & Digital Print, Direct Mail, Specialised Finishing, Large Format, Signage.

Say hello! 0844 800 9270 | knplitho.co.uk

Cuebox is a prompting company supplying On-Camera, Free standing and Corporate Presentation Systems to the broadcast and corporate world, supported by a select team of technicians.

We specialise in award ceremonies, corporate videos, seminars and general public speaking engagements as well as TV and broadcast work.

Our unique independently powered systems enables them to be used outside in almost any situation, allowing us to provide you prompting wherever you need our support. We have operators in London, Bristol, Cardiff and Manchester, with dedicated operators further north covering Scotland as well so we really are a Nationwide company.


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