08 July 2014
Following a hugely successful year for the venue ExCeL London was amongst the winners at the Association of Exhibition Organisers (AEO) Excellence Awards in London on Friday 4 July. ExCeL picked up the highly coveted Venue of the Year gong for the second time in three years.
The award judges commented: '"ExCeL just gets better and better. A world class venue in our world class city. Lots of new business and great growth rates - all testament to an excellent venue"
Jeremy Rees, Executive Director, ExCeL London said "Winning the Best Venue at the AEO Awards, is fabulous news and a resounding vote of support from our customers. Our vision is to be the Home of World Leading Events which demands that we have the very best physical infrastructure that is flexible, modern, technologically advanced and suited to today's ( and critically tomorrow's ) exhibition, conference and corporate markets.
"The quality of events that we host are world class. We are very ambitious for ourselves, our customers and London as a destination. We will continue to invest in the venue and our teams to driver further value for all stakeholders that work with us".
ExCeL London's owners ADNEC were also major winners picking up the Sustainability Award. The 2014 award season has already been very fruitful for ExCeL London, so far this year the venue has won Best Exhibition Venue and Best Use of Digital at the Exhibition News Awards.