News

Tips for Live Tweeting at Conferences

The great thing about Johannesburg being the buzzing metropolitan hub that it is, is that it is a great place to build connections. Read More

The Most Expensive Wedding Venues in the World

A wedding venue is said to be the backdrop for any bride and groom’s dream wedding day. For most couples, a five-star venue is already going above and beyond. Read More

Mixing the Grape and the Graft

If you are researching conference venue hire, then you are either really bored and at the end of your list of random searches, or you are actually planning a work event after which there may be a drink or two. Read More

8 of the strangest conventions in the world

When you own a function venue, you get used to hosting a large amount and variety of functions; from weddings to birthdays, you see it all. Every once in a while, though, you get approached for venue hire for something completely different, sometimes novel, sometimes weird. Read More

5 Valuable Conference Centre Etiquette Tips

A company may choose to make use of a conference centre for a number of reasons, such as for team-building or the launch of a new product. No matter what reason a business may have to hold a convention, there is one common thread that runs through the requirements for the guests and speakers alike – proper behaviour and etiquette. Read More

5 Creative Team-Building Ideas

Team building exercises are great for fostering good communication, helping colleagues to get to know one another, and identifying employee strengths, whether you do them at the office or at a conference venue. Read More

How to Give a Speech That Doesn’t Bore People to Tears

There’s one sure way to give someone heart palpitations: tell them they have to give a speech at a business conference. For most people, giving a speech is a terrifying prospect. Read More

Choosing the Perfect Menu for Your Event

Situated in Pretoria, The Promenade is a four-star function and conference venue. With tranquil gardens and spacious boardrooms. Read More

Enjoying Your Wedding Day Food & Drink [Infographic]

Planning a wedding can be quite stressful, especially if you have two do it on your own, but with careful planning you can make the most out of your perfect day in ensure that your winging it is true success. Read More

Ideas for Function Themes

Planning an event can be quite challenging, especially if you have to plan a large-scale one for all your employees. One of the first things to consider is finding the right Pretoria function venue, after which you can start planning the rest of your event. Read More

Wedding Traditions Across the World [Infographic]

There are many reasons why you would need to look at function venues in Pretoria – corporate events, end-of-year parties, and of course, weddings. Read More

Planning Your Year-End Event Budget [Infographic]

If you plan a year-end function your budget is one of the most important things to consider. This means that you should know how to plan your event effectively, so that you know that your event will be planned perfectly, while still being affordable.Read More

Preparing For A Conference – The Roles And Responsibilities

When you’re the person arranging a conference, knowing what duties fall within your scope and which the venue should take on can be difficult to determine. Read More

The Best Wedding Function Venues and What You Need for the Big Day [Infographic]

When organising a wedding, choosing the perfect function venue is arguably the most stressful part of planning the big day. There are many aspects to consider when picking a function venue – are they going to be catering, or will you need to organise the food and caterers yourself? Read More

A Guide to Making the Most of a Conference Day [Infographic]

Functions and seminars can be either a great deal of fun to organise or they can be nightmares. Finding the right conference venue with the right conference facilities is tricky enough, but even if you get all the fine details sorted out, such as where the occasion will be held and what the attendees will eat, how do you ensure that the function itself will be as fun and informative as you want it to be? Read More

Factors That Influence Your Wedding Venue Decision

When getting ready for a conference, it can be easy to focus on the physical items you need from the conference meeting rooms to the bottled water each delegate will see on their table when they arrive. Read More

Connectivity and Your Conference Venue

When getting ready for a conference, it can be easy to focus on the physical items you need from the conference meeting rooms to the bottled water each delegate will see on their table when they arrive. Read More

Functions and Conferences – 5 Tips for Planning

Conferences can serve various functions. You could host one for a product launch, or for team-building exercises for clients, or it could be educational/informational. Read More

Picking the Best Wedding Venues

The decision to get married is a very exciting one but when you start the planning, counting the costs and speaking to suppliers, some of the initial sparkle may wear off. Read More