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Working For Us

As one of the large regional employers, we offer people with talent, spirit and passion some of the region's greatest careers. Explore and discover why working for the NEC Group will provide you with a trailblazing experience.

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    Olly Murs

    26th – 28th April 2015

    Barclaycard Arena

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    Good Food Show Summer

    11th June – 14th June 2015

    National Exhibition Centre (The NEC)

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    Ben Howard

    20th April 2015

    Barclaycard Arena

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    Maroon 5

    31st May 2015

    Genting Arena




The NEC Group News
BDIA DENTAL SHOWCASE SIGNS THREE-SHOW AGREEMENT WITH THE NEC

BDIA DENTAL SHOWCASE SIGNS THREE-SHOW AGREEMENT WITH THE NEC

Organisers of the BDIA Dental Showcase have extended their relationship with the National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birming...

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The NEC picks up Eco Award

The NEC picks up Eco Award

The National Exhibition Centre (NEC) has once again been recognised for its commitment to responsibly managing the environ...

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Amadeus welcomes Erasmus students to the ICC

Amadeus welcomes Erasmus students to the ICC

Multi-award winning caterer, Amadeus, has continued its commitment to developing young talent by welcoming four Erasmus st...


Our Chief Executive, Paul Thandi

We bring together over 4 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


Discover the way we do business, from our history and our values to our vision, plus the people and structures that bring it all to life.