Sage Gateshead sees event enquiries boom in 2013

Conference enquiries at Sage Gateshead more than tripled between the months of July and December in 2013 compared to the previous year.

Anna Eyres, head of conference and events at Sage Gateshead
Anna Eyres, head of conference and events at Sage Gateshead

The Sage Gateshead's conference and corporate event booking enquiries more than tripled from 69 between July and December 2012 to 217 in the same period in 2013.

The increase in event bookings has made it possible for Sage Gateshead to continue its community work in the region as well as sustaining the positive impact the venue has on the local economy.

Anna Eyres, head of conference and events at Sage Gateshead, said: "We’re delighted that business is picking up in our corporate events wing, because every booking we secure guarantees a percentage of money for our programmes in the community."

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