+ Best All-Round Use of Technology

This award recognises a venue’s outstanding overall use of technology, through integration, creative use in events and thought-leadership in the industry.

+ Best Newcomer

This awards celebrates the best new venue on the events scene over the last 12 months.

+ Best Unique Venue

This award recognises a venue’s ability to offer a unique event experience.

+ Greenest Venue

This award recognises a venue’s commitment to going green through successful environmentally-friendly initiatives, from the use of catering to waste management.

+ Venue in the Community

This award recognises a venue’s contribution to the wider community around them or to charitable enterprises, through successful CSR initiatives, community engagement and thought leadership.

+ Venue Team of the Year

This award recognises an outstanding event sales team at a venue.

+ Unsung Hero

This award celebrates an outstanding member of staff at a venue. They are instrumental to the day-to-day running of a venue. They always go above and beyond for their clients. Most importantly, they deserve to be recognised.


Awards in this category will commend an outstanding venue that for key events in its field.

Best Conference Venue

Best Experiential Venue

Best Private Dining Venue

Best Wedding Venue

Modern Venue Marketing Awards

+ Best Online Marketing

The Best Online Marketing award is for the marketing team at an independent venue.

+ Best Venue Portfolio Marketing

The Best Venue Portfolio Marketing award is for the marketing team who are responsible for a branded portfolio of two or more venues.