Top 50 Agencies 2017: First Event (29)

First Event ranked 29th in C&IT's Top 50 Agencies table, based on its 2016 UK event-based turnover.

Top 50 Agencies 2017: First Event (29)
Top 50 Agencies 2017: First Event (29)

The key stats

Position in last years table: 36
Clients:
Adecco, Neff, Landrover
2016 UK event-based turnover: £7.4m
2016 UK total turnover:
 
£7.4m
2016 UK pre-tax profit: 
£540,000
2015 UK event-based turnover:
£5.6m
2015 UK total turnover:
£7.2m
2015 UK pre-tax profit:
£280,000
Key industry sectors: Manufacturing (10%), Financial (10%), Food & drink (30%), Pharma (10%), IT (10%), Retail (10%), Construction (20%)
Event specialisms:
Conferences (30%), Incentives (40%), Exhibitions (20%), Meetings (5%), Roadshows (5%)
UK location:
Leeds
UK staff:
28
Management team:
MD - Richard Murphy
Website:
firstevent.co.uk
News: First Event expands team
First Event reveals profit growth and rebrand


 
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