EventCity awards 10-year contract to Smart Hospitality

EventCitySmart Hospitality has won a 10-year contract with EventCity to be the sole caterer at the venue. The contract is worth a predicted £2.5 million in turnover in the first year and £40-million over the full-term of the contract. In demonstration of the true partnership, both Smart Hospitality and EventCity have jointly invested £1 million for brand new state-of-the-art kitchens.

Building on the success of the Olympic Hospitality Centre at the London 2012 Games in conjunction with creative director and Michelin star chef Angela Hartnett, this new contract further consolidates Smart Hospitality’s ambitious growth targets.

Greg Lawson, CEO of Smart Hospitality, comments: “This is a very exciting time for Smart Hospitality as we see our client portfolio extend with this prestigious contract with EventCity. The venue is a fantastic space and will appeal to a whole host of potential users from conferences, dinners, parties, exhibitions and plenty more.”

Andy Orr, managing director of EventCity, adds: “I am delighted to welcome Greg and the Smart team into the EventCity family. From the outset of negotiation it was clear that they shared our values of being quality driven, innovative, creative and passionate about delivering events. I look forward to working with all at Smart and raising the benchmark for event delivery.”