Dermologica on Christmas party venues

Event co-ordinator Maxine Richardson outlines Dermologica's festive plans

Dermologica event co-ordinator Maxine Richardson
Dermologica event co-ordinator Maxine Richardson

Maxine Richardson, event co-ordinator, Dermalogica

Why did you choose Mercedes-Benz World as the venue for your Christmas event in 2008?
It is such a fabulous venue. We were also looking for somewhere to combine our end of year meeting prior to the party and Mercedes-Benz World ticked all the boxes in every aspect, plus the location is between our head office and distribution centre - perfect for the 234 staff who attended.

What type of food and entertainment did you have at the event?
We chose a traditional Christmas dinner. The photographer was very popular - everyone went home with a memory of the evening. The caricaturist was good fun. We also had a table magician, Formula One simulator, a casino and disco.

What Christmas event venues has Dermalogica used in previous years?
We have used Best Parties Ever with various themed events, Sandown Park, and various venues in London. We always have a good time, however, it is nice to try something new.

What is the main purpose of Dermalogica's Christmas event?
It is an opportunity to gather all our staff from the UK and Ireland together to say a huge thank you for their hard work.

What do you plan to do for your 2009 Christmas event?

We have not decided yet but we will begin our search in the next couple of months. Mercedes-Benz World is definitely somewhere we would consider again.

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