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Our Meet the Team series is all about sharing the experiences of our team and giving them an opportunity to share stories from both inside and outside of the Gallowglass world. This time, we had the pleasure to interview Adam Cable, our Regional Manager for London, and pick his brains about his time with us.  What was your experience before joining the Gallowglass team?  I work ...

As we recently mentioned in our blog about organising an event with a low budget, sponsorship can be the key to unlocking extra revenue when preparing an event. But, what if you’re on the other side of the proposal? Sponsorships work because they are designed to be mutually beneficial, meaning that both parties involved walk away happy. Many events and elements of events are sp ...

The city of London is known the world over for having some of the most diverse, contemporary and striking art galleries. Not only is it home to venues such as the Tate Modern, Saatchi Gallery and the Royal Academy of Arts, but smaller locations such as the two Serpentine Galleries also call the capital their home. These two locations will be the focus of the latest instalment o ...

As a crewing company, many of our workforce operate remotely and only very occasionally pay us a visit at Gallow HQ. This means that almost every day of the year, we have teams of people working hard, up and down the country, to deliver some of the nation’s biggest and best events. As you can imagine, coordinating this is no mean feat, and takes lots of planning hard work. One ...

In order to run a successful event, it is essential to know what the purpose of the event is. Of course, creating a great event is the aim, however understanding what the broader business drive is, should be established from the beginning. From understanding this, it should be easier to decide where you can narrow down your costs. Depending on the event, some aspects are comple ...

Now more than ever, the importance of UK based events using UK based suppliers is coming to the fore- front. With Brexit ominously looming over the horizon and the deadline of 31st October creeping into view, predictions from across the board are highlighting the importance of the UK’s future reliance on homegrown business. But does this come with any real benefit? In short, ye ...

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 ...

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