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Here at Gallowglass, we pride ourselves in having a very supportive and accomplished team. Being the UK’s leading supplier of event crew, we couldn’t have got to where we are today without our team. Today we have the pleasure of getting to know Maria Sanchez a little more, and her role within Gallowglass as Financial Controller. Could you offer a brief introduction of yourself? ...

Choosing a suitable venue will make or break your event, so it’s vital that you make the right choice. To help guide you in making this tough decision, we’ve put together some considerations that you should bear in mind during the planning stages of your event. Location, Location, Location When organising an event, you should already have an idea of the rough location in whic ...

Whether you’re looking to make a flying start to your career or have experience and are looking for a change of scenery, the events industry offers a challenging and friendly environment. At Gallowglass, we’re constantly on the lookout for more people to join our expanding teams. Our event crews come from diverse backgrounds, each with different experiences and expertise they c ...

Here at Gallowglass Crewing, our bread and butter is providing high quality crews for events, however, we’re always looking to branch our blog out into new industry areas. Thankfully, our friends at Gallowglass Security, specifically the Managing Partner, Giles Turnbull, has been kind enough to let us pick his brains. Giles has a wealth of experience and knows the world of Secu ...

The Natural History Museum is one of London’s busiest and most popular attractions. With huge exhibitions that dive into the deepest detail of times gone by, the museum is not only a great day out, but a cultural landmark recognised across the globe. In recent years, the museum has looked to up its game by bringing a larger and more varied offering for its visitors, including a ...

In this instalment of our Meet the Team series, we speak to Os Diez, Head of Operations about his eventful past, exciting current projects and future aspirations. Os embodies what we’re about here at Gallowglass, without including spoilers, his focus on building relationships with people echoes our philosophy. The team we have are exactly that; a group of people that work towar ...

How to Use Experiential Marketing at Events The term ‘experiential marketing’ has been around for a while now, with many of the world’s largest brands leading the charge in the area. There are countless examples of how companies have used experiences to grow their customer base, improve ROI (return on investment) and increase brand awareness. Many of these campaigns are run in ...

This month’s instalment of Meet the Venue takes us back in time to a historic venue located just a few short miles from the city of Oxford. Blenheim Palace is the residence of the Dukes of Marlborough and is one of England’s largest houses, covering roughly seven acres (28,000 square meters). The events that are held in the beautiful grounds of the palace are diverse, and Gallo ...

How Does the Environment Impact on the Events Industry? Over the last few decades, our environmental awareness has grown massively, evolving from a small movement to a global initiative that affects every aspect of day to day life. With this change, there has been an increase in the public consciousness of how we are collectively affecting the environment. Additionally, indust ...

The driver for our business’s success is without a doubt the people that we have working here. From our crews to our office employees, we certainly wouldn’t be where we are today without our hardworking and dedicated staff. Our Meet the Team series looks to celebrate our employees, their successes and their stories. In this article, we speak to Colin Pickavance from our Health ...

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