Lots to celebrate from the Scottish Event Awards

Last night, the Scottish Event Awards in association with EventScotland celebrated the Scottish events industry’s successes from the past year at the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow.

The Scottish Event Awards is an annual award scheme which provides the Scottish event industry a fantastic platform to demonstrate their talent and skills and stand out above the competition.

Dr. Jane Ali-Knight from Edinburgh Napier University, Nigel Holl from Scottish Athletics and James McVeigh from Festivals Edinburgh were amongst the panel of judges for the awards.

MTV EMA’s won a hat-trick of awards, Best International Event, Event Management Grand Prix and Best Large Event; while The 2014 Ryder Cup was awarded the Chairman’s Award and Best Sports Event.  Awards were also given to the following events to name but a few: Botanic Lights: Night in the Garden, ScottishPower National Youth Racing Series, Glasgow International Comedy Festival and Laugh your Way Out by Edinburgh Napier University students. 

For the full list of results click here

Paul Bush OBE, VisitScotland’s Director of Events, said: “The Scottish Events Awards is a tremendous celebration of the talent which lies at the heart of our events industry and I would like to congratulate each of the winners across all categories on their success. The strength of the nominations for each award is indicative of Scotland’s capability in delivering world-class events and highlights our reputation worldwide as the perfect stage for events.”

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