National Boat Shows has secured Tullett Prebon as title sponsor of the London International Boat Show for a further three years.The UK-listed global inter-dealer broker sponsored the show for the first time in January and will continue to do so at the 2011 to 2013 events, which will be known the Tullett Prebon London International Boat Show.One of the aims of the sponsorship going forward will be working together to help establish a successful social and business link between the Boat Show and the City.Andrew Williams, managing director of National Boat Shows said: "This commitment reaffirms the Show's status as a prestigious and well-recognised event with a continuing ability to attract sponsors."The 2010 show attracted more than 500 exhibitors and 102,655 visitors. The 2011 Tullett Prebon London International Boat Show will take place from 7 to 16 January.
As the UK has voted to leave the European Union with a 52 per cent majority result, EN has spoken to members of the exhibition and events industry, to gauge their initial reactions on the future of the UK and their businesses.
More than 8,000 visitors arrived at ExCeL London on 4-6 February for the fourth edition of 100% Optical. The show featured more than 175,000 frames, catwalk performances and a comprehensive education programme.