Creative Technology Shortlisted for Festival Supplier Awards 2020
06 December, 2019
Creative Technology has announced that they are finalists in the prestigious Festival Supplier Awards 2020. The company is shortlisted in the Best Screen Supplier award category, for its work on Reading and Leeds Festival 2019.
The Festival Supplier Awards are now in their sixth year and were developed to recognise, reward and promote best practise in the outdoor event and festival sector.
Michelle Tayton, event director of the Festival Supplier Awards comments: “The quality of our shortlisted suppliers is outstanding, a welcome reminder of the excellence and professionalism that exists within the outdoor event and festival industry. We’re delighted that Creative Technology has been recognised for its pursuit of excellence, given the tough competition in its field.”
Graham Miller, Head of Music/Entertainment at Creative Technology comments: “Reading and Leeds Festival 2019 was a massive undertaking. We had to effectively roll out two Coachella-sized festivals at
the same time with customised curved metal work and 4K video delivery to each of the massive imag screens. Great fun to be involved in!”
With a focus on delivery, customer service and sustainable initiatives, the awards are judged by an esteemed panel of high-profile industry experts. These include: Ben Robinson, From the Fields; Jon Hogan, Coventry City Council; Emma Reynolds Taylor, Library Productions; Suzy Griffiths, IMG; Alasdair Fowle, Co-op; Beckie Parsons, Judgeday; Harry Guthrie, HGEP; Ben Hardy, Richmond Event Management; Emily Muirhead, Vision Nine; Denis Dooley, New Forest Show; Frankie Tee, Enteetainment; Neil Levene, Brand Events; Becky Gundry, Festival Republic; Chris Johnson, Powerful thinking; Jon Drape, Engine No 4; Susan Lees, Culture Liverpool and Craig Greaves, CSG Events.
The award ceremony and gala dinner is eagerly anticipated and will be held at the Hurlingham Club on Thursday 30th January 2020.