Principal Global Events Tackles Tough Mudder 2018

  As part of our commitment to ensure CSR is at the forefront of our strategy in 2018, Principal have embarked upon a number of charitable initiatives to ensure that the work we do, the opportunities we have, and the awareness we raise can be channelled toward doing good for the community in which we live and work. This

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The Top 50 UK Event Agencies annouced!

  The C&IT Top 50 UK Event Agencies have been announced and we couldn’t be more proud to have made the list for 2018! After 24 years of delivering exceptional experiences for our clients, both in the UK and overseas, we are continuing to do what we love for an exceptional group of clients with our fabulous team of event

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Destination Snapshot: Mauritius

Where better to reward, celebrate, motivate and inspire? Should Mauritius be the destination of choice for your next incentive?  Following my recent trip to this most spectacular of Indian Ocean Islands, I certainly think so!   Getting there is a breeze Fly direct from London with Air Mauritius, or Emirates via

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Destination Snapshot: Dubai

Why Dubai? Always hungry for the best spots to offer our clients, Principal’s Rachel recently jumped at the opportunity to rediscover Dubai.  With a jam packed schedule organised by our peers at Dubai Business Events, she set off on her adventure to discover more and see what’s on offer for corporate events and came back

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M&IT Awards 2017 GOLD Winners!

After a hugely successful year in 2016, our team were thrilled to be rewarded by winning big at The M&IT Awards 2017. On Friday 3rd March, the Principal team scooped the prestigious Gold award for Best Intermediary Agency (with fewer than 40 employees).  We couldn't be more proud of the work we do and the people we do it

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Destination Snapshot – Tenerife

Destination Trends Our resident expert Jess Hall recently commented in the C&IT Incentive Travel report, speaking about what will influence buyers in 2017, and the trends we are likely to see for incentive travel.  One thing’s for sure, Tenerife is enjoying a return to the top of the list for overseas conferences and a

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“ Have you seen the secret room?… all is not what it seems”

How do you create a party to reflect the young vibrant nature of your delegates on the back of an “unconventional conference”, with the theme “all is not what it seems” in the stunning stately home of Carton House located a short drive from Dublin? Where to start... Food. Everyone remembers the food. For food to be “all

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The ‘Belly of Cannes’

The beauty of the French Riviera draws the attention of international directors, actors and actresses every May for the Film Festival but what else does the city have to offer apart from the glitz and the glamour? I was about to find out... We were running a networking forum held at the Grand Hyatt Martinez, which lies nestled

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New York, New York

‘I want to be a part of it, New York New York’, as Frank Sinatra’s quintessential lyrical tribute to the city goes. And who doesn’t? So it was a dream come true to be arranging our client’s Christmas party in festive Manhattan in December. Based around a street food theme, we had been tasked with arranging their London

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Eatables – pop up restaurant

This weekend I ventured out into Dalston, East London to a pop up restaurant in someone's flat. ‘eatables’ has been put together by a group of friends, 3 of whom share a lovely, quirky flat on Kingsland road. They all bring something different to the table; Emily is the welcoming maître d'/waitress, Aaron is the enthusiastic

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