GB-London: VB746 Destination Britain Event 2017

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CompetitiveContractNotice - GB-London: VB746 Destination Britain Event 2017
1. Title: GB-London: VB746 Destination Britain Event 2017
2. Awarding Authority:
Sanctuary Buildings, 20 Great Smith Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3BT, United Kingdom
Tel. 02075781266, Email:, URL:
Contact: Sarah Carpenter, Attn: Sarah Carpenter
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Advertising Services.

4. Description: Event services. Cultural event organisation services. Destination Britain has existed in the Americas for 8 years, strictly North America from 2008-2014, and joining the Americas in 2015. It was created as a platform for British suppliers to conduct pre-scheduled one-to-one appointments with tour operators from the Americas. It was borne from the success of Destination Britain held in Asia since 2004. In addition, separate sales trips for the British industry have also taken place in Brazil (and mini-sales missions to Mexico, albeit with minimal support / attendance from the British industry.)
5. CPV Codes:
79952000 - Event services.
79952100 - Cultural event organisation services.

6. NUTS Codes :

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: LONDON,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: VB746
9. Awarded to:

FC USA d/b/a Cievents
271 Madison Avenue, Level 2 Suite 200, New York, 10016, United States
Tel. 020 7578 1266, URL:
Contact: Sarah Carpenter, Attn: Sarah Carpenter
Value Cost: 75,000
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 03/11/2016
11. Number of Tenders Received: 3
12. Other Information:
Other Information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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Suitable for VCO: No
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 15/11/2016
Period of Work End date: 14/10/2017
Award Criteria: