Week in Pictures: drp charity event; Team Spirit's warehouse opening; ISES

This week saw agency drp embark on a charity Ergo challenge, Team Spirit unveil its new warehouse space, and ISES hold its first event of the 2015/16 term.

Drp's charity challenge
Drp's charity challenge
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    drp Ergo Challenge

  • drp Ergo Challenge

    drp Ergo Challenge

  • drp Ergo Challenge

    drp Ergo Challenge

  • drp Ergo Challenge

    drp Ergo Challenge

  • drp Ergo Challenge

    drp Ergo Challenge

  • Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

    Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

  • Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

    Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

  • Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

    Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

  • Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

    Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

  • Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

    Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

  • Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

    Team Spirit's warehouse opening launch

  • ISES host first event of the year

    ISES host first event of the year

  • ISES host first event of the year

    ISES host first event of the year

  • ISES host first event of the year

    ISES host first event of the year

  • New cookery teambuilding experience

    New cookery teambuilding experience

  • New cookery teambuilding experience

    New cookery teambuilding experience

  • New cookery teambuilding experience

    New cookery teambuilding experience

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Representatives from agency drp embarked on a 24-hour Ergo Challenge this week (27-28 July), to raise money for Meetings Industry Meeting Needs (MIMN). Using a relay system, the team rowed non-stop on four ergomachines, covering 1,068,081 metres and raising more than £1,100 for charity.

Teambuilding company Team Spirit celebrated the launch of its new warehouse space this week. To cope with growing demand, the organisation has added a further 465sqm of warehousing space to its property portfolio, which is packed with events equipment and props, all hand-crafted by the in-house creations team.

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The O2 launches new NY-LON venue

On Tuesday evening (28 July) ISES held its first event of the 2015/16 term at London Olympia. Following the theme of his #MORENIFESTO, Kevin Jackson, ISES president, led a members only evening titled ‘Meet the Board’. As part of the event, members were invited to vote on which part of the #MORENIFESTO they would like to see focussed on by placing dots on mannequins. Olympia provided drinks, canapés and AV equipment.

Exclusive Hotels and Venues launched its new cookery teambuilding experience this week (27 July) at Lainston House in Hampshire. SEASON, The Exclusive Cookery School, can host up to 24 people per class for an event.   

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