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I recently read an article by James Morgan of Event Tech Lab in Meetings in Incentive Travel magazine in which he made me question the safe use of devices at events. As event organisers we are keen to adopt new technologies and sometimes fail to warn the delegates we are engaging with to be mindful Continue reading »

Location Location Location Location is key, but what makes for a successful location for a corporate event? Top of all our clients’ lists is usually easy access for delegates – but that can mean anything from right off a motorway, shuttle buses to an international airport or just plenty of onsite car parking! Each client Continue reading »

We love it when a client gives us feedback.  This is the kind of email that greets us in the morning: Morning Caitlin & Ben, Just to say many thanks for making the Scottish Social event a great success. Planning and updates were excellent and couldn’t have done it without you both. Clunys was great Continue reading »

In this second blogpost, account manager Ben Phillips shares his experience of appearing on the BBC 1 show Pointless. Ben appeared on Pointless on Tuesday 8th September. Catch up again with the episode on BBC iPlayer. Having wondered for 15 months whether we would appear on Pointless, the journey to Elstree was remarkably quick. One Continue reading »

Everyone has something that gets on their nerves… when working with venues these are the things we are up against! Pillar to Post Never getting to speak to the person you need, faceless hotels or an attitude of ‘that’s not my job’. If a venue is this hard work to start with, what would they Continue reading »

This week I have made a point to see some significant events that are unlikely to come along too soon: 1. One of the last displays of The Vulcan Bomber (at Elvington Airfield on Sunday 9th August) 2. The Perseid Meteor Shower in the wee small hours of August 12th 3. The flight of 4 Continue reading »

Our new website

So why the change? The original logo for Tailormade Conferences was created in 2002 and at that time, we also used the word “Management” in our company name. Over the last few years we have found ourselves doing more than just “Management” and our clients suggested that the word was quite formal. The words “Tailormade Continue reading »