Week in Pictures: Destinations Unlimited 25th anniversary; GPJ event; ISES summer party

C&IT enjoyed champagne and fireworks at Destinations Unlimited's 25th anniversary party in Oxford, while ISES celebrated its summer party in Mayfair and George P Johnson held its fourth morning premiere event.

Destinations Unlimited celebrated its 25th anniversary in Oxford
Destinations Unlimited celebrated its 25th anniversary in Oxford

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Representation company Destinations Unlimited welcomed 100 event planners to its 25th anniversary party at the Crowne Plaza's Heythrop Park hotel in Oxford on Wednesday (16 July). After a half-day of speed dating with DMCs, guests enjoyed a BBQ, champagne and a fireworks display. C&IT caught up with a few of Destination Unlimited's DMCs to find out the latest incentive ideas for corporate groups.

The International Special Events Society (ISES) UK Chapter welcomed its new president Kelly Baker, board members and guests from the creative events profession to The Athenaeum in Mayfair, London on Tuesday (15 July).

Events agency George P Johnson held its fourth Morning Premiere event at The Bulgari Hotel on Thursday morning (17 July). GPJ's Kevin Jackson, VP of sales and marketing EMEA, kicked off the event by outlining the shift in audience demand for content and the desire to share and engage via social media platforms. He was also joined by Buzzfeed UK's VP of advertising Will Hayward.

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