Destination Management Companies in Scotland…
Destination Management Companies (DMCs) specialise in event organisation and logistics and are here to help you organise the your dream event. It’s vital to research the company beforehand to make sure their expertise and ethos matches the event you want to organise. That’s why we have put together some information on the top DMCs in Scotland to make that process a little easier for you.
Top tip: When finding the right DMC for you, it is important to consider:
- Size of team
- Services available
Below are some companies we believe have great expertise and knowledge of the event industry in Scotland.
This team of two have combined years of experience which has left them with excellent expertise and contacts with local partners. They specialise in meetings and conferences, incentives and teambuilding, conventions and exhibitions, worldwide event management, and travel and transportation management. Based in Glasgow, they are well versed in organising events in Scotland and offer an all inclusive service, including guest and travel management, as well as flight bookings and organising the relevant paperwork for you, whether it’s for an event or a trip.
Cashel Travel, founded by James Aitken in Ireland in 2000 with Marta Kucharczyk later joining in 2003, has since grown to a team of 18 across a range of locations, with their head office situated in Edinburgh. They focus on luxury travel, incentives, conferences and group tours across the whole of the UK, with a specialised focus on each. With a slightly larger team than other DMC’s listed in this article, they will have more staff to accommodate demands and are well equipped in event knowledge across the UK.
This team of six (plus their dog mascot!) are based in Penicuik and have been dedicated conference organisers and event managers since 1992. Experts in incentive events, group travel, conference, and sporting events, they have the energy and enthusiasm to make your event the best it can be. Their testimonials speak for themselves, with a large range of european clients leaving good words – including those from Malta, Serbia, and Slovenia!
Passionate about delivering high quality programmes, this team of seven are experienced in corporate incentives but also love organising conferences, product launches and sporting events. They have also been awarded a Green Tourism award each year for the last ten years, highlighting their dedication to sustainable tourism. Based in Glasgow, they have the experience, knowledge and network to create extraordinary and memorable trips around Scotland.
K&N Travel Associates
K&N Travel Associates was founded in 1997 by Kate Galloway and this destination specialist organisation are experts in corporate event management and incentive travel. The team of 6 are based between Edinburgh and London, meaning that no matter where in the UK the event is based, they are able to manage the whole event process for you.
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