Tag: Phil Mead


Arena Birmingham name change raises eyebrows

Arena Birmingham

Arena Birmingham (an indoor arena and sporting venue in Birmingham, United Kingdom) is set to be renamed Utilita Arena Birmingham as part of a naming-rights deal with UK energy supplier of the same name – Utilita. The quintessential city center music venue name change has not gone down well... » Read more


Majestic indoor arena planned in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Arena

An £40m indoor arena has been planned for Scotland’s capital – Edinburgh – which will be able to pack in 8,000 supporters. The UK-based entertainment, leisure and sports venue consultancy – Lothian Leisure Development – has collaborated with Birmingham-based NEC Group – to deliver the... » Read more


OVG adds NEC and D.LIVE into its Int. Venue Alliance fold

Oak View Group, NEC and D.Live GmbH & Co. KG

The NEC Group has been included as the second founding member by Oak View Group (OVG) of its International Venue Alliance. OVG has also added into its fold the Dusseldorf-based D.LIVE group of venues as the latest founding member of its International Venue Alliance. OVG is the global venue... » Read more


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