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About etc.venues

Etc.venues is a leading provider of non-residential venues in London and Birmingham. There are 12 venues, 11 of which are in Central London. Sales have grown by over 130% since the company was acquired by its management team in 2006. An award winning SME with recognition inside and outside the Industry for its business results and CSR leadership. They were named in the Sunday Times Top 100 Buyout Track in 2009 and 2010. Etc venues achieved the No 1 Conference Centre for Maple House, Birmingham and Gold as the highest rated Brand in the most recent BDRC Venue Verdict.

About The Digital Newsroom

The etc.venues Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

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Ali Maynard & Sarah Warman
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)203 1379 270


Dexter House in Tower Hill has landed the best venue award in the coveted Conference Awards

etc.venues Dexter House was awarded the best venue award in the coveted Conference Award announced on Friday. The award was in the category for “Venues with a capacity of over 250 Delegates” – a highly competitive category with 8 of the UK’s leading venues shortlisted.

The awards were presented in an impressive lunch-time ceremony which was attended by 550 Conference industry professionals with many more watching on-line to a live webcast or following live on Twitter.


Co-Director of the Conference Awards Rory Ross Russell said of the award:

“We asked the Operation Directors of the major conference organisers to judge this category and the award reflects the reputation that Dexter House and etc.venues have developed with these very demanding clients.”

Venue Manager Dominic James was delighted with the Conference Award win and said:

“We’re delighted with this prestigious award especially as we were shortlisted in such a competitive category! etc.venues’ focus has been more and more on the larger conferences and we are delighted to be recognised for our efforts. Our clients tell us they like the fact that our sole focus is on business events with no distractions where everything is geared to the needs of the event organiser.”

Download high resolution images below. A short video and more information on the awards can be found on the Conference Awards website.

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Etc.venues provides ultimate web ‘showround’ with Google venue view

Industry leading venue group allows bookers to virtually explore every room with new online tool. Events bookers can now take a virtual tour inside etc.venues with their new online ‘venue view’ function.  Harnessing similar technology to Google Street View, the new tool on their website provides users with complete visual access to every room.

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