Grass Roots Meetings & Events continued to demonstrate its knowledge and relationships with leading venues and hotels when it showcased the new Hilton Bankside to more than 40 corporates from the finance, energy and professional service sectors including Newsquest Specialist Media and DAC Beachcroft.
The event which took place last night, was one of the first opportunities for buyers within the meetings and events industry to experience the hotel’s extensive offering, which includes extensive meeting space, accommodation and high quality catering.
“Supplier relationships and industry knowledge sit at the heart of our offering, whether that be SMM programmes or the delivery of major events and their associated services,” comments David Taylor, Managing Director of Grass Roots Meetings & Events. “Our close ties to the supply side of the market allow us to organise these exclusive events on a global scale ensuring our clients continually benefit from our knowledge and expertise.”
“This was the first corporate hotel launch I have been too in some time and I was really impressed. The hotel has done a fantastic job of bringing the local area inside the property, Hilton have perfectly balanced a boutique feel with their international renowned levels of quality,” said Dione Jarvis, event manager at DAC Beachcroft. “It was a pleasure to be hosted by Grass Roots who continue to amaze us with their creativity, honesty and agility when it comes to delivering on our event requirements. They understand us and our brand and continually deliver events of the highest calibre.”
Sarah Leeson, Global Account Director for Hilton Hotels commented: “Hilton are constantly looking for new ways to develop, in London this includes the opening of new products in key locations that support growth in demand and the changing needs of the city. Our partnership with Grass Roots allows us to move way beyond the hard sell and let buyers experience properties such as Hilton London Bankside at innovative client events, allowing them to truly understand both our offering and ethos.”
Natalie Richards, Head of Events at Newsquest Specialist Media commented: “Tonight has been yet another fantastic experience organised by Grass Roots and Hilton Hotels. The property itself exceeded my expectations. In fact it doesn’t even feel like a hotel, more like a luxury home combined with superb meeting space. As for Grass Roots, it is their knowledge and experience of hotels and venues like this that ensures we keep working with them. They understand the market, they understand us and above all else they exhibit the highest levels of customer service balanced with a friendly approachable service.”