Ryder Cup, Glasgow City Marketing Bureau & more win at The Scottish Event Awards


By Tony Connelly | Sports Marketing Reporter

October 8, 2015 | 3 min read

Glasgow City Marketing Bureau were celebrating last night after winning the Event Management Grand Prix at the 8th annual Scottish Events Awards following its work on the MTV EMA’s at Glasgow’s Hydro last summer.

The awards ceremony at The Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow saw the event industry turn out to congratulate winners across 28 categories including Best Exhibition, Best International Event and Best Conference.

Alongside MTV, Ryder Cup Europe was another winner in the Best Sports Event Category as well as the Chairman’s Award. The Best Conference Award went to Starkevents for its client CIPD Scotland and EventServ UK came out on top in the Event Services Grand Prix.

The Best Exhibition prize was awarded to The Scottish Wedding Show which saw off competition from Glasgow Film Festival and Edinburgh Zoo’s Dinosaurs Return.

The awards were judged by a panel that included L’Oreal events manager Alison Williams, EE events manager Kelly Philips and Mark Stewart, Senior Events Manager at EventScotland.

STV presenter, David Farrell, hosted the Black and White glamorous ball theme awards show which was headlined in association with partners EventScotland and sponsors including, Your Event Scotland and EFX.

The full list of winners and nominees can be viewed on The Scottish Events Awards website.


More from Events

View all


Industry insights

View all
Add your own content +