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5 Johannesburg venues to host your year-end party

Find the best space for your extraordinary year-end experience One of the best ways to thank your employees for all their hard work is to throw an extraordinary year-end party. Read our blog on why a year-end event is a great investment. At Colourworks, we always aim to make your year-end party an extraordinary experience. For […] Continue reading

5 Cape Town venues to host your year-end party

Find the best space for your extraordinary year-end experience. A year-end event is a great business investment. Read our blog on why a year-end will grow your business. At Colourworks, we always aim to make your year-end party an extraordinary experience. But, for a truly memorable event, you need an extraordinary venue. Here are our […] Continue reading

Important steps for an extraordinary year-end event

Organising a year-end event is a subtle art. When done right, it can have significant benefits for your company. That’s why it’s important to have a strategic approach to the event, planning well in advance to ensure that everything’s in place for the big day. This is our tried and tested checklist, simplified to help […] Continue reading
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On time and on trend

2017’s need-to-know event trends When creating an event experience, you want it to be unforgettable, unique and an experience worth sharing with your friends. But in order for this to happen, you have to get your special event to stand out from the norm. And one of the best ways to do that is to discover current […] Continue reading
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Why the ultimate marketing investment is in extraordinary experiences

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” ― Maya Angelou Marketing sets out to do one thing: to tell your brand story. We tell this story through various channels but in a world where our audience are constantly […] Continue reading

Venue Review: Embassy Hill

The Forum Company is South Africa’s leading events and conferencing companies. They offer some of the most iconic venues and the exquisite Embassy Hill is the new addition to the Forum Company. This is an upmarket five star rated venue so it is best suited for five star events for blue chip companies as well […] Continue reading

Century City Conference Centre (CCCC): Dynamic, versatile and high-tech

The Century City Conference Centre (CCCC) is exactly what Cape Town has been waiting for.  This new swanky venue has definitely got the events industry buzzing.  Finally, a venue that can host up to 1200 delegates comfortably across 19 different venues and is the ideal location for a variety of events, from corporate conferences, product […] Continue reading

Event surveys: important or expendable?

Events exist to offer consumers an experience that no classical form of marketing can – an inclusive encounter. But what happens once the event finishes? Do we just pack up our bags and go home? Do we just hope that we succeeded in offering them a memorable experience? The answer quite simply is no. We […] Continue reading

6 essential post-event pointers

After months of hard work, preparation, running around, fun and stress, your event is finally over. The last guest has left the venue, and you can finally sit down and relax. Wrong! It’s time to gather feedback, evaluate what worked, measure your return on investment, and create excitement and improvement for the next event. We […] Continue reading