We are great venues, connected by great food
With venues right across the UK, we're all connected by the great food of Compass Group UK & Ireland. Your venue is a member of the UK's largest portfolio of unusual, sporting & cultural venues and together we offer customers a robust solution to their event needs.Click Here
We're a sales marketing team
Our team of C&E event professionals are wholly focused on helping your venue. We increase awareness of your facilities and services to generate relevant C&E business opportunities
We're an extension of your team
Our Group Sales Team deliver a national focus to increase your reach in the UK market. Our Central Sales team, deliver enquiries directly to your venue. We're a great extension to your team!
We only work with the best - venues that can offer an excellent and consistent C&E product. We're not a mere group, collection or consortium, we're a carefully curated portfolio! This means our customers trust us all to deliver. Lime Venue Portfolio is your badge of quality.
We deliver marketing excellence
We're recognised market leaders, synonymous with unusual venues. We're proud to have been recognised by MIMA's, the MIA List, Event 100, C&IT Awards and COOL Venue Awards.
WE GET YOU SEEN
Online, social, press and face to face. Our AWARD WINNING marketing campaigns target the most important national event buyers, agencies, associations and charities!
WE GET YOU Connected
Join our supportive community of top event professionals. Talk to like-minded people, get dedicated training, share best practice and network.
WE GET YOU in
As a standalone venue, it's almost impossible to work in partnership with the UK's largest agencies and event buyers! Joining our preferred agency partner programs and portfolio initiatives unleashes a wealth of opportunity. Together, we punch above our weight
WE GET YOU enquiries
We're opportunity lead generators! Our track record of generating leads is unquestioned! We'll do our best to drive you qualified leads and opportunities - and help you convert them!
- Unusual Venues with Great Facilities
- Venues that want to grow their C&E business
- Passionate Teams who are ready to work with us
- GREAT PHOTOGRAPHY, CONTENT AND TESTIMONIALS
- GREAT PROPOSALS AND YOUR BEST PRICE FIRST! IT's WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS NEED
You get a dedicated
listing on our portfolio
You get the opportunity
to join our preferred
We shout about your venue
to meetings and events
buyers across the UK
We talk about you and get you
in front of customers too
We generate leads
Customers choose whether they
contact you directly or use
our central sales team
Then it's over to you to
convert the lead!
Keep up the communication
and we can help if you
need us to
EXPERT SUPPORT & MI
With venues right across the UK, we're all connected by the great food of Compass Group UK & Ireland. Together we're the UK's largest portfolio of unusual, sporting & cultural venues and offer our customers a robust solution to their event needs.
- Annual Reviews of your business
- Marketing Meetings
- Management Information from LVP's booking tools - including GRATIS and DELPHI
- Access Industry Market Research
- Identify booking trends, opportunities and issues.
JOIN AGENCY PROGRAMS & CORPORATE CAMPAIGNS
Get access to leading agencies through our preferred partnerships and join our campaigns to target corporate buyers, associations and charities.
- Join relevent Key Preferred Partnerships
- 12 month calendar of targeted campaigns - choose which campaigns to join - Christmas, Summer, Banqueting, Charity, Association or Agency
- Tailor your offer to suit the buyer & your business
- Attend client appointments & arrange client site visits
- Track overall value and conversion through the industry leading GRATIS platform
- Preferred Agency Program - use LVP brand to ‘get you in' to regional preferred agents
A DEDICATED LISTING
Your venues website listing is yours to control! Log in to add offers, promotions, news and packages. Manage enquiries, and drive direct calls, email enquiries and website visits.
- Own and manage your specific C&E content
- From the LVP website - we drive traffic directly to your C&E landing pages
- Promote unique content such as Showcase events
- Expert SEO and content marketing - over 50 page 1 search terms
- Manage and track your business through GRATIS
- Bi-annual statistics & information
- Guest blogging opportunities
- Support for online advertising
COMMUNICATION & EVENTS
Work with us to raise awareness of your venue. Communicate with over 15,000 UK meetings and events buyers, via digital marketing and social media. Got a story to tell? Talk to the market team and position your venue through PR support.
- Digital Marketing - jump on our account with the UK's leading email marketing platform - Pure360
- Minimum 2x features in our digital newsletter
- PR Support - through our retained agency
- Exhibition - join us at leading industry exhibitions, for example, The Meetings Show and CHS Show
- Showcase Events - work with us to host or attend our 4 regional showcase events
NETWORKING & TRAINING
Our portfolio works together to deliver cross-venues benefits. Meet with similar venues, based on location or business type. Benefit from our industry leading calendar of training opportunities.
- Annual calendar of training opportunities - such as enquiry handling and social media training
- Internal networking opportunities - linking London, banqueting steering committee
- Association Affiliation - benefit from LVP's membership of HBAA, MIA, ABPCO and ITM
- Network with agency partner program managers to reach smaller agents across the UK
SAVE MONEY & DISCOVER THE BEST SUPPLIERS
Need advice on event suppliers? Benefit from our discounted agreements with leading suppliers from designers, photographers, 3D venue tour, online directories, association memberships and advertising.
- DELPHI - Need a venue management platform? Join our MPE on industry leading platform - save money and get support
- Discounted rates with industry publications - Mash Media & CAT Publications
- Discounted rates for online directories - Venue Directory, Choose Your, Venues.org and more
- Support leveraging LVP's buying power to negotiate enhanced agreements with your suppliers
With an ever-changing market, we're always looking to add value to the toolkit we provide you. For the latest changes, speak to a member of our team.