‹ View More News Articles

Power of Events Launches a Splash Page

July 14, 2022

The Power of Events, the collaborative not-for-profit organisation recently rebranded from One Industry One Voice (OIOV), has launched a splash page for the planned UK events industry comms hub.

What is the Splash page?

The page captures the work completed on developing a “clear vision and mission, the new brand, key objectives, and the core pillars”.

OIOV initially launched in July 2020 to represent seven core event industry sectors and offer a collaborative campaign vehicle during the pandemic.

The splash page, which can be found on their website, includes an updated video resource to give you the gist of the core ambition for the main comms hub.

Rick Stainton, the founder, of The Power of Events, said: “We have always felt that we had to be impactful, clear, and content-led, planning and signposting the UK events industry in an inclusive way across the seven main sectors.

“Showing everyone how this is developing is important to us, so we can now get feedback and suggestions ensuring the main hub is designed by the industry, for the industry. The support we have had from all levels of organisations and industry communities to date has been humbling – including reaching over 70% of 100k start up target fund to date, so this is just a taste of what’s to come.”

“Obviously by its nature, the splash page is quite static, but we wanted to give everyone a sense of how dynamic the main hub could be. We all work in truly creative industry and need to reflect that in a way that we present ourselves.” Stainton added.

Simon Hughes, the director of The Power of Events, said: “Getting the splash page away so quickly is a tribute to the team on the Taskforce and digital action group that has helped us shape and form the content. We are grateful for their support. More importantly, this is just the tip of the iceberg – lots more work will be needed to get the main hub and app launched in the autumn. This demonstrates that we are not just talking shop. We’ve secured University Research Partners from across the UK with more to come, transferred over the One Industry One Voice social media channels and developed a new brand to carry the project forward.”

Stainton concluded: “There is a lot more to do and we will still need to spread the word to every corner of the seven core sectors and reach our start-up support fund target. So, we are asking all event professionals, trade associations, industry media and support organisations, who are so passionate about our industry’s positive impact and future resilience, to help us achieve both these important goals.”

The Power of Events


Bookings & Enquiries

Whether you need help planning your event, have a question about one of our venues or want to make a booking, our friendly Venues Team are here to help.

+44 (0)20 7706 7700

Book Online

Why Cavendish?

At Cavendish Venues we are committed to exceeding your expectations, and with over 93% repeat business we know we're doing something right!

Learn More

Sign up to our Newsletter

Sign up for discounts, special offers and occasional news direct to your inbox.

Click here for our latest offers ›

Search the website