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ASIAN BRIDE LIVE HEADING TO THE NEC

ASIAN BRIDE LIVE HEADING TO THE NEC

Chilli Mag Ltd., organiser of Asian Bride Live, has signed a deal with the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) that will see ...

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Barclaycard Arena announces partnership with Firestone Tyres

Barclaycard Arena announces partnership with Firestone Tyres

The Barclaycard Arena is embarking on its latest high profile partnership, with tyre manufacturer Firestone. The deal wil...

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Amadeus enrich visitor experience at NEC Group venues

Amadeus looking to enrich visitor dining experience at NEC Group venues

Amadeus, the NEC Group’s retail, conference & banqueting, and hospitality caterer, have once again pushed the boundaries o...


Our Chief Executive, Paul Thandi

We bring together 3.5 million people every year to learn, do business, eat and be entertained.

Paul Thandi

Chief Executive

  • £2 billion annual impact to regional economy, supporting almost 29,000 full time jobs

  • We are an amazing and diverse team, who come together providing a seamless experience for our customers

  • We are passionate about supporting education. We focus a lot of our effort on the three schools in our community

  • One of Europe’s leading venue management companies, hosting over 700 events a year

  • National ticket agent, selling 2.1 million tickets a year

  • One of the UK’s fastest growing venue and event caterers, serving 3.5m covers annually


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