Seventeen Events shifts focus following relocation

Seventeen Events has shifted its focus to events consultation and retail following its relocation to Wales.

Seventeen Events shifts focus following relocation
Seventeen Events shifts focus following relocation

The company, which moved from London to Hay on Wye last year, expects its new retail business, Eighteen Rabbit, to make up 50% of its business in 2013, followed by 40% from consultation for clients including Guardian News & Media.

However, 10% of the business will still come from organising events, said event director Louise Davies.

"We stopped our paid internship programme at the start of last year, and didn't replace staff who have left over the last year. The company now just consists of me and Andrew Williams," she said.

"Brands we are working with include Chiswick Park Enjoy Work and Guardian News & Media. Over the past six months we have also been advising Smyle and Sustainable Events on their upcoming Sustainable Events Summit."

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