Leading global events organiser Terrapinn has officially enlisted GES as the service provider for six of its event brands in the Middle East. Locally-based GES will deliver core event services for The Mining Show, Telecoms World Middle East as well as Seamless.
Extending until 2019, the two-year agreement builds on the strong partnership the events industry pioneers have shared since 2012. Event supplies from stand building and electrical equipment to furniture and graphics will all be provided by GES.
Commenting on the partnership, David Beguely, Managing Director, Middle East, Terrapinn said: “Terrapinn’s events bring together the world’s leading influencers, disrupters and change agents to promote industry-changing trends and technologies. Working with GES gives us a single point of contact to access both the services and expertise we need to ensure these events run smoothly and our stakeholders enjoy the best possible platform to drive innovation.”
Terrapinn’s diverse portfolio comprises 150 events annually around the globe covering a range of industries including transportation, renewable energy resources, education and e-commerce. The brand boasts an impressive presence in the region with large-scale events that bring over 2,000 exhibitors and 30,000 visitors to the region with each passing year.
Since setting up its offices in Dubai in 2009, GES has expanded rapidly to deliver more than 100 events annually for a diversity of markets in various formats. Boasting operations around the world, GES has partnered with leading shows including International Defence Exhibition & Conference, Abu Dhabi Petroleum Exhibition & Conference and International Fluid Power Exposition.
Yasser Al Maaytah, Managing Director, GES Middle East, said” “We are delighted to have been selected by Terrapinn as its delivery team on this impressive portfolio of world-class events. This new contract extends GES’ much-valued partnership with Terrapinn and cements our position as a leading service provider to the Middle East events industry.”