Creating destinations for the future
Leading the way in live events
We bring live to life
NEC Group is a live entertainment business with world-class expertise in venue and destination management.
We Bring Live to Life®, creating destinations of the future, helping customers make every moment count. Our people and our brands connect each part of the live experience through venues, content, services and data.
We are a unique business with a transformational strategy that has delivered exceptional results - with much more to come.
Our vision is to be Europe’s most successful live events business, operating leading leisure, entertainment and business destinations - and we have a clear and proven strategy to get there.
A TRACK RECORD TO PROVE IT
By delivering engaging content, hosted in world-renowned venues with award-winning services, the NEC Group provides unforgettable live experiences that reunite audiences year after year – in fact, around seven million people come together at more than 750 events at our venues and Resorts World annually to learn, conduct business and be entertained.
- OVER FORTY YEARS’ EXPERIENCE
- ALMOST 2,000 employees
- FIVE THRIVING BUSINESS UNITS
- 750 MAJOR EVENTS PER YEAR
- SEVEN MILLION VISITORS EVERY YEAR
- Supports the full time equivalent of 29,000 jobs
Some of the brands we work with
Since the opening of the NEC in 1976, the NEC Group has been at the forefront of the live events industry with a passion for event excellence. Clients can relax knowing that their event is in safe hands as NEC Group teams draw on 40 years’ experience to help bring live to life in world class venues, providing memorable experiences that means customers return year after year.
What our clients say about us
The openness of the team to new ideas is a real asset and they have a great ‘can do’ attitude
Our event would not have produced the desired outcome without the support of all involved and the perfect venue
Everyone is extremely helpful, friendly and efficient and always give that little bit more
Great work, brilliant event, hard work, dedication to task and fantastic team players
AEGON & LTA
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