News & Articles

Kicking Off 2019

Posted by  Anna Green on January 29, 2019

Tasked to stage the start of a tremendous year for a global corporate, Broadsword rose to the challenge of producing a bold and inspiring three day Annual Sales Kickoff event in Philadelphia for 600 delegates from around the world.

The aim of our design was to create an arena style layout, which encircled and encompassed everyone involved, creating a modern business environment and keeping the elements of open discussion and participation foremost. The feeling of being 'in the round' unified participants.

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Our why

Posted by  Martin Walton on January 21, 2019

If you look at any great company, they know their ‘Why’. Apple, Microsoft, Virgin - they all know why they do what they do, and that vision drives what they do and how they do it.

Apple’s Think Different, Microsoft’s ‘a computer on every desk in every home’, and Virgin’s Changing Business for Good.

So we started to wonder - why do we do what we do?

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Advent Event House

Posted by  Anna Green on November 30, 2018

Being based at Somerset House, with Skate and salted caramel hot chocolates in the Fortnum’s Lodge, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. We thought it might be amusing, at this festive time of year, to peek through the window of Broadsword Event House. Our brilliant people were all asked to share their Christmas traditions – here’s a collection of their crazy customs – one for every day of Advent.

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We’ve made it to the final

Posted by  Anna Green on September 12, 2018

Once again, Broadsword will be onstage, rather than backstage; we are delighted to announce our position as a finalist in the EVCOM Industry Awards 2018, Britain's most admired industry awards. We will go head to head with TRO, Smyle and Banks Sadler in the Best Event Agency category.

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Race to the stones

Posted by  Matt Green on July 13, 2018

At the turn of 2018 our editor Olivia stated she would love it if we had a company charity. It was important to her that we had a focus on helping people in some way.

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Snow days glow days

Posted by  Matt Green on March 1, 2018

The Beast from the East? It’s quite a harsh description for something that is really rather pretty.

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The jellyfish has landed

Posted by  Matt Green on February 7, 2018

Video and animation production has always been a part of live events and therefore a part of our offering at Broadsword. The video record of an event is often the legacy of it, once the excitement of the moment fades.

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Mr Green Speaks

Posted by  Matt Green on December 14, 2017

Smaller than the Giant but taller than Jack. Love cafes. Love coffees. His thoughts are his own. Meet Commercial Director, Matt Green and his review of what has been a pretty marvellous year for Broadsword.

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Production company of the year

Posted by  Matt Green on November 24, 2017

Last night, in front of a venue packed with potential clients and our peers, our great little company was crowned Production Company of the Year by Event Magazine.

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