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News & Views February 2022

Top Food & Drink Team Building Experiences

Does your corporate group know their Albariño from their Riesling? Or are they regular visitors to all the hottest new restaurants in town? Adding a food and drink edge to your team building experience is a great way to not only bond the team over a great meal or glass of wine, but they can […]

News & Views | Venues January 2022

Best new venue openings in the UK (2022)

Rooftop bars, state of the art event spaces and onsite bakeries – 2022 is going to be a big one for venues launching in the UK. We’ve picked out our favourites opening their doors this year (plus a couple from late last year that are worthy of a mention). If you’d like our support sourcing […]

News & Views July 2021

Crescendo Tailored Events Finalist for Small Agency of the Year

Tailored events specialists Crescendo celebrates being a finalist at Conference News Awards 2021 Run by one of the events industry’s leading titles Conference News, the CN Agency Awards are an annual celebration of all the great work that event management agencies do for the industry as a whole. CEO & Founder Russell Allen, had this […]

CN Awards Team Photo

News & Views May 2021

How Crescendo delivered a one-of-a-kind virtual event that could not go wrong

When tailored event agency, Crescendo, was approached by a world-leading international organisation to replace its annual senior leadership conference with a virtual event…

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News & Views May 2021

Behold, the Great Outdoors!

With companies now planning their next big get together Russell Allen, Owner of Team Interactions specialist Fruitful, reveals how clients are thinking outside of the conference room box.

The Great Outdoors

News & Views May 2021

Getting to know Suzanne O’Shea

Both the Crescendo and Fruitful businesses are delighted to have brought on board Suzanne O’Shea as Event Operations Director.


News & Views April 2021

Russell Allen, Fruitful Team Interactions

After months of virtual meetings and nice to ‘e-meet yous’, is it time to get the team back together. But after nearly a year of lockdown, what will people expect when returning to a face-to-face event?

News & Views May 2020

Introducing Fruitful Virtual Interactions

Special offer: if you confirm 2 interactions with us (which are interchangeable e.g. one wellness, one quiz, one magic etc.) your 3rd is complimentary, (we’re calling it COVID Free!). This will give your team a series of professional interactions, with longevity, as support during these unprecedented and difficult times. You simply need to confirm your […]