Press Update March 7th 2017
Planet Pursuits purchases The Cricklade Club, Wiltshire, with plans to refurbish it into a Cafe, Bar, Venue for summer 2017.
Press Update March 3rd 2017
Planet Pursuits takes a silver award for Best Event Provider category at the M&IT awards 2017, London.
Press Update March 28th 2016
GOLD GOLD GOLD – Three Golds in a row for Best Event Provider for Planet Pursuits at M&IT awards 2016.
Press Update Dec 2015
Five client wins have underlined a 50 per cent increase in pre-tax profits at Planet Pursuits as combined turnover across all its divisions exceeded £3.5m.
The Wiltshire agency welcomed the new clients, including FSI, Emergn and Hochtief, to its portfolio of 300 companies, leading to the rise in profits. It has also won contracts with UK Body Talk and Vicaima for 2016.
Three new faces have also joined the company: Joss Wood as Account Manager for Carey Group, Emily Fisher as Office Apprentice and Jess Cavey as Support Account Manager.
The company recorded a 10 per cent rise in turnover this year, which when broken down, included an increase of business for corporate travel and venues of £1.8m to £3.1m.
Director Simon Maddison added: ‘Our sales for event production is up from £315k to £385k and team building business is up from £106k to £123k.’
This year also saw the agency partnering with Advantage Travel, the UK’s largest independent travel group, to help develop its corporate travel and complete event solution offerings.