Thomson Financial

Event: Thomson Extel Awards
Client: Thomson Financial

Brief: Produce and Direct their Awards for Excellence ceremony held at the Guildhall, London.  


Key deliverables

  • Design original staging that enhance’s the setting of the awards. 
  • Supply full technical production - staging, lighting, sound, A/V
  • Introduce audience interactivity.
  • The audience have high expectations having attended many high profile events.
  • Ensure the audience has fun.
  • It needs to run smoothly and quickly as time is limited with a lot to get through

What was needed from us

  • Creative look and feel to support the branding.
  • Develop and deliver a creative concept to introduce audience interactivity.
  • Supply full production services (staging/sound/lighting/AV support/interactivity facilities) with crew to manage the complete technical event in a listed building with very restrictive guides
  • Use of the latest technology for communications including audience interactivity technology  
  • Easy stage access for the winners.
  • Excellent audience site lines/support monitoring so what is occurring on the stage can be seen at all times by the entire audience.
  • Assistance with presentation materials 
  • Video production pre, during and post event including a post event video
  • Technical on-site expertise during the event


"One thing that I am really keen on doing while managing the marketing department is to retain all my favourite suppliers.  I want to surround myself with the best players.  I will be calling you". 

- Nadia Balatrache, Senior Marketing Executive, Thomson Financial