AEV

East of England Arena announces partnership with Stadia Utilities.

News

East of England Arena announces partnership with Stadia Utilities.

11 Jun 2019 East of England Arena and Events Centre


The East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC) has announced that Stadia Utilities, the energy brokerage based in Grantham, Lincolnshire, will be supporting the venue with a three year sponsorship deal running until June 2022, and also providing an energy brokerage service to ensure the arena has the most cost-effective energy provision at all times.

Jason Lunn, EEAEC venue director, welcomed the partnership saying, "Stadia Utilities has shown it is able to effectively insulate our venue from volatility in the energy markets, and its generous support for the venue, through our sponsorship package, demonstrates true commitment to the region's businesses and show-going public. I am looking forward to building on this excellent start to what I know will be a mutually beneficial partnership."

Harry Glenn, key account manager for Stadia Utilities, added, "We are proud to be working closely with East of England Arena; all of the team at Stadia have visited the arena for various events, and they always put on a great show. The facilities are second to none and the fact that it stems from a charitable organisation means it fits in closely with Stadia’s ethos.

"The Stadia team," added Glenn, "worked very closely with Jason and East of England Arena's finance director, Quentin Arnold, to ensure we procured the most cost-effective energy agreements for them and we are looking forward to a long and prosperous relationship with the venue."

Loading

Testimonials

  • "Great day hosting our first AEV working group event!..WOW did I learn a lot and some great insights into how other venues work and the challenges they are trying to overcome. If you are a venue looking to network with other like minded professionals I would recommend looking at joining the AEV".
    Danielle Worker
    Corporate Events Team Leader, Silverstone Circuits Ltd
  • "“Great catering...is essential for a successful venue. The AEV provides a platform to establish consistent best practice in this field"
    Phil Wetz
    Retail & Catering Manager, ExCeL London
  • “The AEV provides collective representation for its member venues, turning individual commitment into a group effort"
    Paul Brough
    Venue Health & Safety Manager, Olympia London
  • "Proud to be part of this Cross Association discussion. I am confident in our ability to improve and progress our working platform through conversation".
    Amir Vered
    Head of eForce and IT, Olympia London (Chair of Cross Association Technology WG)
  • “The AEV is essential to the venue sector’s ability to cooperate and collaborate"
    Jazmin Beale
    Head of Marketing & Communications, Olympia London
  • “The AEV undertakes crucial work on behalf of event venues up and down the country to ensure our voice is heard. They reinforce the important role our sector plays in delivering economic impact, increasing trade, providing jobs and driving the visitor economy.”
    Lucy Merritt
    Head of Marketing and Communications, ExCeL London
  • AEV Membership is a key part of our business strategy; it has and will continue to be a core elements of our plan to support knowledge sharing in the industry and to develop both our team and the venue.
    Kate Vandenburg
    Marketing Director - Business Design Centre
  • Our team at ACC Liverpool feel indebted to the substantial work that the AEV do for our amazing industry. As the pillar association for venues across the country it’s a real privilege for our teams to participate in many of the working groups, learning and contributing to new processes which helps drive our industry forward on a national scale.
    Colm Graham
    Senior Exhibition Account Manager, ACC Liverpool
  • We have benefited hugely from all of the insight, discussion, events and networking, but it has also meant that we have been able to give back to the industry by sharing our unique experiences and professional knowledge and allowing our employees to help lead and shape the Association from the inside.
    Mathew James
    Head of Brand, Telford International Centre
  • “The AEV has been an invaluable asset to us as a company and the wider industry, helping to lobby on the industries behalf, consolidating and distributing information and facilitating vital knowledge sharing.”
    Charlie Hodgson
    Managing Director at The Kia Oval