New to Stadium Experience – Blackburn Rovers FC
Stadium Experience has welcomed Blackburn Rovers Football Club as the latest venue to join the stadium marketing collaboration.
Ewood Park, home of Blackburn Rovers FC, is a unique and versatile stadium providing the perfect location for small business meetings to large corporate dinners & events. The venue boasts 15 executive boxes ideal for small meetings, or office hire, and an additional 10 event spaces suitable for parties, weddings, conferences and events. The stadium can also cater for exhibitions with over 3000sqm and 600 free parking spaces available onsite.
Kirsty Holroyd, Sales Manager at Rovers Events, commented: “Blackburn Rovers FC are delighted to have joined Stadium Experience. It is a great platform to share industry insights and learn from other members about best practices and who better than those who operate in the same style of venue – Stadia! The networking events provide the opportunity to discuss current topics, trends and industry obstacles with like-minded individuals. It provides us extra exposure to those clients sourcing a unique venue whilst raising awareness of the collection of stadia throughout the country. We are extremely happy to be part of the Stadium Experience family.”
About Stadium Experience
Stadium Experience now works with over 50 football, rugby and cricket clubs across the UK and Ireland. The association is a not-for-profit marketing consortium, and aims to share best practice and promote stadia as unique and prestigious venues for meetings, conferences and events. The group was established in 2002 for football venues, and has since evolved to welcome rugby and more recently cricket stadium venues too.
Stadium Experience has significantly stepped up its activities in recent years, and includes; sharing best practice and ideas with dedicated networking events each year, joint exhibition opportunities, meeting event buyers and key agencies as a consortium, regular newsletters, an annual recognitions awards celebration; The Stadium Events & Hospitality Awards and much more.
During the pandemic, the association has continued to operate in a virtual format providing collaboration, thought leadership and coming together in a unified way. In recent months the virtual meetings, knowledge-sharing and communications have been valued sources of regular, up-to-date industry news, advice, support and comfort for stadium venues.
Debbie Rigney, Marketing & PR Manager for Stadium Experience, said: “We are absolutely thrilled to welcome Blackburn Rovers FC and their Sodexo venue team into our membership. Now more than ever, we are finding our knowledge and ideas sharing opportunities are so valuable to all of our venues. In these exceptionally challenging times, it’s wonderful to see new members continuing to join us. We would love to hear from any football, rugby or cricket stadium venue who would like to find out more about us, and potentially join our association.”
For further information about Stadium Experience, please contact Debbie Rigney, Marketing & PR Manager by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 0345 226 5494.