The University of Central Lancashire
The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has developed an enviable reputation as an innovative institution and offers a comprehensive suite of full-time and part-time courses in Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management, as well as being fully committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD). Our courses perform consistently well in the National Student Survey, with teaching, organisation and management, learning resources, and personal development scoring very highly in 2015. With a strong reputation for producing highly skilled employable graduates, UCLan provides an all-round enhanced student experience, based on strong links between academic excellence and the world of work. UCLan has retained a place in a league table of the world’s top universities. It has been included in the QS World Rankings which lists around 850 elite universities from the thousands of institutions around the globe. As part of the ranking system, the QS Stars Development Roadmap allows individual institutions to showcase their broader qualities across a range of categories important to students. UCLan has been awarded the maximum five star rating in six of these areas. These cover teaching, employability, internationalisation, facilities, social responsibility and inclusiveness. Overall, the University has been awarded a four-star rating out of a possible five.
UCLan is delighted to support the Lancashire Tourism Awards 2017.Website www.uclan.ac.uk
VisitBlackpool is tasked with promoting the UK’s most popular holiday destination to a worldwide audience. As the tourism arm of Blackpool Council, we work closely with local partners and stakeholders to showcase the best that Blackpool has to offer our visitors. Our role is to provide strategic leadership, guidance and advice on tourism and the visitor economy in Blackpool and to deliver services that attract and service the visitor that supports tourism businesses throughout BlackpoolWebsite www.visitblackpool.com
blackpool and the fylde college
Blackpool and The Fylde College (B&FC) is an Ofsted rated Outstanding college with a national reputation for excellence. 2017 sees the celebration of 125 years of technical and professional education delivered by B&FC across the Fylde coast. As the best performing large general Further Education college nationwide (2015/2016) it has a reputation for student success and positive outcomes for students. The College has received a number of nationally recognised awards including the Queen’s Anniversary Award for Further and Higher Education; in 2016, the College was granted Foundation Degree Awarding Powers.
The college offers a broad curriculum including apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships supporting businesses in the Visitor Economy sector to develop a highly skilled workforce. Programmes are designed to meet employers needs and to support business growth. Degree programmes including include Tourism Management and Hospitality and Events Management, are validated by Lancaster University, a Top 10 UK university.Website www.blackpool.ac.uk/
Brilliant Trees Media
Sparking creativity, igniting brands, Brilliant Trees Media is a multi-award-winning television and creative video agency based in Lancashire. They have produced television documentaries for the BBC and ITV.
Since recently moving to Lancashire they are fast establishing themselves as the ‘go-to’ people in our area for all things telly and video. Delivering engaging, on screen branded content with exceptional production values, they are a trusted supplier for broadcast and beyond. From factual TV programmes to short form video marketing, TV advertising and media buying, they have the experience and creativity to make it happen. Brilliant Trees Media is proud to be based on the Fylde Coast, connecting with companies throughout the UK, to Media City and beyond, reaching out to worldwide audiences.Website www.brillianttreesmedia.co.uk/
Born, bred and headquartered in Lancashire with offices in Edinburgh and London, Huddle Media works with some of the UK’s best known food, drink and hospitality brands to maximise social media results. 1 in every 3 minutes spent online is devoted to social networking and messaging, with 97% of internet users aged 16 to 64 having used or visited social networks in the last month (source: Global Web Index Q1 2016). That’s why for us social media marketing is too important, powerful and fast moving to offer as a ‘bolt on’ to other services.
Food, drink and hospitality social media is all we do so for genuinely expert advice talk to us about community management and development, content creation, paid social campaigns, live event social, competitor benchmarking and analytics and behavioural Influence that will positively impact your bottom line. We’re the team that will help you achieve success you can measure.Website www.huddlemedia.co.uk/
Lancashire Business View
Media Partner 2017
The must-read magazine for commerce and industry in the region. Its pages contain news, analysis and opinion on the issues that affect business in Lancashire. There is key information that can help businesses flourish, and entertaining features on the personalities behind the headlines. Lancashire Business View is mailed direct to 8,000 high-ranking decision makers and therefore provides an unbeatable advertising platform for companies and organisations wishing to raise their profile in the county.Website www.lancashirebusinessview.co.uk
Napthens provides a wide range of legal services to meet the needs of businesses and individuals and works with clients locally, regionally and nationally from offices located across the north west including Preston, Blackburn and Blackpool & The Fylde. Napthens has a specialist Leisure team of individuals with experience and particular legal expertise in the industry. The team acts for many leisure sector businesses including hotels, caravan parks, pubs and pub chains, restaurants and clubs, providing an all-round legal advisory service for those involved in hospitality and leisure. Legal services include corporate and commercial, property, employment & HR, licensing, debt recovery, trademarks and intellectual property, dispute management and litigation.Website www.napthens.co.uk
Northcote at the Rovers
Northcote at the Rovers, is the North West’s premier venue for everything from parties to banquets and charity dinners. Whether you are planning a meeting for 4 or a celebration for 400 we offer the ultimate in hospitality.
Northcote at the Rovers has been established at Ewood Park since 2001 and is the conference and banqueting division of the Michelin Starred, Lancashire. The Northcote brand is highly regarded throughout the hospitality industry and is delighted to be able to bring its ethos of quality service and great food to Ewood Park.Website www.northcoteattherovers.com/
Northern Print Distribution Ltd
Northern Print Distribution provides an essential link between tourism businesses and their audience. We distribute over 25 million pieces of print on behalf of tourism businesses large and small to more than 7,000 outlets across the North of England.Website www.npdnorth.co.uk
Total Foodservice is a 5th generation family food service business with values firmly set in superior quality product, trustworthy people and reliable service. Whether you work with Michelin Starred cuisine or coffee shop treats, Total Foodservice’s range of around 4,000 products is constantly evolving to bring you the very best ingredients of exceptional quality; from the basics such as oil, flour and dairy to exciting, innovative products and artisan produce across ambient, chilled frozen and non-food products. Loved by our customers for our flexible and efficient service, everything puts the customer and the food at the centre of what we do.Website www.totalfoodservice.co.uk
Become a Sponsor 2017
Sponsoring The Lancashire Tourism Awards 2017 gives you the opportunity to position your business at this prestigious and high profile event and be featured in all the high impact marketing collateral associated. There are a variety of sponsorship packages available from £1,750
How do I get involved?
Please call Maria Moriarty Eames on 01772 426464 email firstname.lastname@example.org