BLITZ|GES NEWS

Blitz|GES promotes senior players as live events business grows

  Blitz|GES has promoted two of its senior team – Carol Gibbs and Mark Watson – to newly created roles as the business plans for growth in 2017. The new structure underlines Blitz|GES’ key strengths and supports a robust pipeline for the year ahead. Carol Gibbs takes on responsibility for the company’s growing venue portfolio […]

Investing in Barco High Brightness 4K UHD projectors

Blitz|GES, leading audio visual provider to live events, has bolstered its fleet with an investment in six Barco HDX 4K20 FLEX projectors. Designed for large-scale events, the cutting edge 4K projector presents a huge leap in projection picture quality. The technology allows for projection in resolutions up to 3840 x 2400 pixels – around four […]

Delivering AV production for Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards ceremony

  The Natural History Museum have commended the work of Blitz|GES after a successful Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards ceremony. The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, owned and organised by the Natural History Museum, provides a showcase for the world’s very best nature photography.  One of the most prestigious photographic competitions of its […]

We’re selected as official supplier to UK tour of Sister Act!

  Blitz|GES, the UK’s leading audio visual provider to live events, has been selected as an official supplier to the UK tour of Sister Act. The stage show is adapted from the award-winning film and stars Alexander Burke (X Factor) in the lead role with direction and choreography from Craig Revel-Horwood. Blitz|GES worked with the […]

Shortlisted for two categories at the Drum UK Event Awards

Blitz|GES, the UK’s leading audio visual provider to live events, has been nominated for the Event Technology of the Year and Innovative Event of the Year categories of the 2016 Drum UK Event Awards for their work on Ron Arad’s Curtain Call. The annual awards recognise the very best events, organisers and suppliers in the […]

Investing in ‘Widescreen Blending’ technology

Leading technical event staging supplier Blitz|GES has expanded its inventory of Barco E2 screen management systems. The widescreen blending technology enables content from multiple sources, such as videos, PowerPoint presentations and hand held device displays, to be seamlessly brought together on a single canvas.   The Barco E2 offers the ideal solution for event organisers […]

Producing Ron Arad’s Curtain Call at the iconic Roundhouse, London

Blitz|GES, a leading provider of live event audio visual services, has been commissioned to deliver equipment, installation and technical support for Ron Arad’s incredible 360⁰ installation, Curtain Call.  Curtain Call is part of Bloomberg Summer at the Roundhouse, the annual season dedicated to introducing new audiences to innovative culture. The Roundhouse re-commissioned Curtain Call for […]

Lighting the way forward for British Dental Conference and Exhibition

The British Dental Association’s (BDA) British Dental Conference and Exhibition 2016 at Manchester Central was hailed as a great success. The annual, three-day program is a key fixture in the UK dentistry calendar attracting 4,500 delegates each year. With an exhibition and 130 conference sessions, the high-profile event must go off without a hitch. Blitz|GES, […]

Manchester Central continues Blitz|GES partnership

Blitz|GES, supplier of audio-visual equipment and services to the live events industry, has secured a multi-year deal with industry-leading event venue, Manchester Central. Following a competitive tender, Manchester Central awarded a new preferred supplier contract to Blitz|GES, placing the company as the UK’s premier venue supplier following contract extensions with both Olympia and ExCeL London, […]