Featured Business: Universal Live

Universal Live becomes YEN's fourth featured business. Suzanne Adams, Business Development Manager at Universal Live gives an insight into the company.


  About Suzanne

Suzanne Adams joined Universal Live as Business Development Manager in Jan 2010

Suzanne trained and worked as a Theatre Designer before discovering the themed event industry in 1998. Over the last thirteen years she has worked across a broad spectrum of events. Her experience includes design and operational planning for large conferences and exhibitions, sporting hospitality facilities, parties and experiential events. Suzanne worked as a consultant for Farnborough International and was the Project Director of FIVE, a permanent venue on the air show site. Throughout her career Suzanne has worked on developing Business, creating opportunities and forming supply chain solutions.


  About Universal Live

Universal Live is a technical event solutions company providing a single source of technical provision to the live event industry   The Company was established in 1996 and we have grown to a 70 strong team  We are based in Bradford and are working hard on sustainable growth for the future.


  What makes Universal Live ‘stand out from the crowd?’

Our team at Universal Live are a diverse and talented bunch. We take our work seriously without being too serious. As a team we enjoy working together and the belief in and dedication to the company is obvious.  We like to work with our clients in partnership offering peace of mind that we deliver on time within budget, safely and to a high technical standard. Universal live help take care of all pre-event and event technical requirements leaving our clients free to concentrate on what they do best .


  Recent successes at Universal Live

We are proud to announce that we have become a corporate partner and technical sponsor to The Hearing Fund UK www.hearingfund.org.uk .  We are working with them on a Gala Dinner in Leeds in September and will be supporting them throughout the year.  Some of the funds raised will be allocated to The Elizabeth Foundation branch in Bradford.


  Things that irritate you, personally, within events...

The Big Sell and then the dismal under delivery


  What are the current issues facing the events industry?

It is a very competitive market at the moment – clients want more for less, so our challenge is to still deliver to our high standard and remain commercially viable


  What are the current trends within the events industry?

Telling everyone what you are doing in minute detail every minute!


  Forthcoming events

The Hearing Fund UK Gala Dinner – Leeds


  What are the aims of Universal Live for the next 12 months?

Develop the business on a sustainable level


Meet some lovely people


Raise lots of money for The Hearing Fund and bring music to children’s ears


Not to constantly discuss London 2012 post event for 12th Months!

YEN would like to thank Suzanne for taking the time to give us an insight in to Universal Live. 

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  Contact Suzanne

Suzanne Adams, Business Development Manager, Universal Live

Call 07794 406718

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Click  http://www.universal-live.com/ http://www.hearingfund.org.uk/gala