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Yorkshire agency eyes £3m turnover

A live events company is aiming to grow its turnover by more than a third by letting go of smaller spending clients. Rob Woodhead, director at Simply Better in Yorkshire, said he expects the firm’s turnover to reach £3m this year. The business organises and produces corporate conferences and staff events for Maplin, Skipton Building Society and Provident Financial among others. Woodhead said he expects to add two new members of staff to the total of 18 over the next 12 months. He said: “We have moved our business model to become an all-inclusive live events company and this is enabling us to t

New intern role at TRO

An events agency has created a new paid internship. Ellie Montague is the first person to take up the one-year position at TRO where she will be the contact for administrative duties. The events team administrator will also help to source venues, organise events, and plan communications Ms Montague joins TRO from Sheffield Hallam University where she has completed her second year of BSc in Events Management. The agency is collaborating with the university to develop an international events management with experiential marketing course to start in September next year. TRO will help with th