Athena triumphs at prestigous awards


Leicester based venue Athena is still celebrating after picking up silver at the prestigious Awards Awards held at Plaisterers Hall, London on Friday.

The inaugural awards organized by Global Conference Network, celebrates the very best in the awards industry. The event was sponsored by some of the top businesses in the sector including Concerto Group and Full Circle. Over 300 guests attended the inaugural ceremony hosted by impressionist and TV personality Jon Culshaw.

From hundreds of entries, an independent panel of experts selected the very best work based in innovation and creativity.

“There was a tremendous response and the diverse line-up reflects the vibrancy and dynamism evident in the UK Awards sector.”

Since opening in 2005, Athena has established itself as a leading UK awards dinner venue attracting both regional and national clients. Athena differs from others in the industry by offering all services in house allowing the venue to maintain control over quality resulting in excellent customer service.

“Athena was delighted to be the only venue from outside of the central London area to be shortlisted in the best venue category and to win silver is just fantastic for us. This is great for both us and Leicester. With this award under our belts we hope to attract even more national events into the city”