May 4 2022
Kristi Casey

How wonderful would it be to attend one virtual or hybrid event without someone saying, “Can you hear me now? Audio is one of those key tech issues that no one thinks about until it doesn’t work. But when you’re organising a hybrid or virtual meeting, it needs to be one of your top priorities. … Read More

Gediminas, Technical Events Manager, just moved from London to Zurich to further his career

May 2 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
"It’s great working for a company that can offer such great mobility and opportunities all over the globe." Gediminas started with Encore in 2016 as an AV Technician in London working in various venues across the city and gaining a wealth of technical event experience. We interviewed Gediminas to find out more about his personal experience with Encore and his enthusiasm to be part of our global team. ... Read More

Since completing her apprenticeship Jessica is working for Encore as a Technical Events Manager

Apr 13 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
"On first impressions I was seen as a woman and so someone that doesn’t have a great knowledge about technology. However, I enjoy being able to prove people wrong." Jessica has been with Encore just over seven years now. We interviewed Jessica to find out more about her personal experience with Encore and her enthusiasm to be part of the team. ... Read More

Meet Our Hire & Product Sales Team

Apr 5 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
We are providing technical event equipment: Tom Mowat, Sadie Naylor, Gavin Hawthorn, Mick Freer, Stephen Reid, Sam Hooper (in the picture from the left) Encore is one of the largest technical event equipment suppliers in the UK, with a huge state-of-the-art range available for hire. From lighting, sound, and video to staging, power, rigging and ...

Since completing his apprenticeship Bent is now working for Encore as a Technical Events Manager

Mar 17 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
"I particularly like the fact that young people get a chance here. They get a lot of responsibility quickly and can develop themselves in this way." Bent has been with Encore just over three years now. We interviewed Bent to find out more about his personal experience with Encore and his enthusiasm to stay with us in a permanent role since completing his training. ... Read More

Questions you need to ask your key meeting and event stakeholders

Mar 8 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
Moving forward, meeting and event professionals need to develop hybrid and virtual event strategies to complement their traditional in-person meeting and event strategy. It’s relatively new territory, but it doesn’t have to be a complex process. In fact, if you know the right questions to ask key meeting and event stakeholders, you can save you ...

How to incorporate the colour of the year in my wedding?

Feb 8 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
The revelation of the colour of the year from Pantone Colour Institute has become almost a tradition. They have been promoting this statement since 2000, based on observations of certain industries related to fashion and media. The romantic world of weddings, as you can imagine, is not the exception, but how can you incorporate next ...

Post-pandemic meetings and events: What does the future hold?

Feb 7 2022
Encore Research
Since the arrival of COVID-19, thousands of events have been postponed, cancelled, or moved to virtual platforms. While the vaccine has allowed many businesses to resume events and meetings as usual, breakthrough cases and the Omicron variant have continued to stall the ability for face-to-face encounters. So, what does all of this mean for the ...

Our Top 10 Highlights from CES 2022

Jan 24 2022
Encore's Editorial Team
January 2022 saw the in-person return of one of the most exciting technology symposiums, Consumer Electronics Show (CES). While there were notable last-minute exhibitor absences and 45k attendees vs the 170k that attended the 2020 show, a slightly subdued CES delivered an impressive lineup of tech that felt equal parts concept and market ready (per ...