July 2016 archive

- 25 Jul 2016

Sesame Access meets Her Majesty The Queen

Queens-Awards-2016-0051The company behind our Grade II listed building’s accessible entrance lift, Sesame Access, was invited to Buckingham Palace on Thursday 14th July 2016 to meet The Queen and to celebrate winning the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation 2016.

Our congratulations go to Charlie Lyons (Chairman) and Alison Lyons (Director of Commercial Development) who attended the Reception on behalf of Sesame Access.

Members of the Royal Family attending the reception with The Queen included The Duke of Edinburgh, The Princess Royal, Princess Eugenie of York, The Duke of Gloucester, the Duke of Kent and Prince and Princess Michael of Kent.

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- 14 Jul 2016

Venues: Why be part of a collection?

OGGS Night Shoot 2012

Being a stand-alone, independent venue is not always easy. While it definitely has its advantages, such as full control over day-to-day management and procurement which allows us to pass on the very best produce and services to our clients, we do everything ourselves without the helping hand of a sister organisation. Without drawing on a larger pool of manpower, Marion and I need to be selective in choosing which trade shows, forums and networking events will best showcase our fabulous venue, One Great George Street (OGGS). (more…)