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Business News Wales Partners with Venue Expo as Media Sponsor at Celtic Manor Resort


Business News Wales is pleased to announce its exciting new collaboration with Venue Expo.

Business News Wales will be acting as media sponsor for the leading exhibition for the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events) industry and this year Venue Expo are excited to be exhibiting to the Welsh market for the first time.

Venue Expo is taking place at the Celtic Manor Resort on May 24th. The resort is one of the most exceptional venues for convention and events that Wales has to offer. It has previously hosted the Ryder Cup in 2010 and events such as the NATO summit.

Venue Expo, co-located with PA Expo delivers high quality exhibitions, including the best products and services, leading content and industry renowned keynote speakers. It has attracted an array of visitors, including agencies, PCO’s, corporate firms, associations and exhibition/event organisers.

Exhibitors include high calibre brands such as Vale Resort, Celtic Manor Resort, South Wales Chamber, Cardiff Met conferences, Swansea University and St Donats Castle, plus many more.

Attendees can look forward to CPD accredited seminars and benefit from invaluable networking opportunities, plus the enormous variety of exhibitors offering services and products directly relating to the MICE industry.

Brett Bienias, President of UKFE, said;

“We are all very excited at UKFE, it's an incredible time for the Venue & PA Expo. Cementing these events as a leading Business & PA focused exhibition in the North has been a long but worthwhile journey. The fact we have expanding these profiles to include Wales is incredible. Working alongside media partners such as Business News Wales has been a pleasure and we hope to develop a long-lasting relationship as we are already planning next year’s show!”

Mark Powney, Managing Director of Business News Wales said;

“We are really pleased to be supporting Venue Expo Wales. It has a first-class reputation for MICE industry representation across the North of England and is now it is bringing its expertise to Wales. Attendees can look forward to seminars from industry – recognised speakers and benefit from networking opportunities. It’s going to be great event to make new contacts. The fact that the exhibition is being hosted by the Celtic Manor Resort only reaffirms its credibility.”

 Celtic Manor Resort Sales Director, Danielle Bounds said;

“We are delighted to be hosting Venue Expo 2017 and bringing this prestigious event to Wales for the first time. Venue Expo has built a reputation as one of the leading MICE industry exhibitions and hosting this event gives us an excellent opportunity to showcase the fantastic facilities we have for staging meetings, conferences and events here at Celtic Manor. When we exhibit at other show venues, we always say you really need to visit Celtic Manor to truly appreciate the size and scale and quality of our facilities and the great thing about hosting Venue Expo 2017 is that we can show the delegates all that while they are here for the event.”

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