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Advice for travel bookers surrounding Brexit
Although a lot of uncertainty surrounds Brexit at the moment one thing we can be sure of is that whatever the outcome, we are going to see changes to the way in which UK citizens travel and it is important that businesses prepare accordingly.
Managing the discerning traveller
Not every TMC is well-equipped enough to deal with the kinds of demands of the discerning traveller or their PA. TAG is different.
Join TAG as a VIP Guest in February at The PA Show 2019
Our TAG Corporate team will attend the event on both days. Please come and find us at the stand F24O.
TAG announces expansion of Events division to Los Angeles and promotion of Bethany Chamberlain as Events Director
Bethany moves to LA in January 2019 to spearhead the launch of TAG’s Events division in Los Angeles, working closely with the already established team in New York. She will be responsible for the development, operation and management of the events portfolio throughout the States.
Avoid the cold with our Top 5 Winter escapes
Looking for some last-minute holiday destinations away from the cold? Here at TAG, our Private Travel team experts have put together some of the best winter sun destinations.
Skinnyfish Music - taking an ancient culture to the world
When the Australian music industry’s ‘night of nights’ – the ARIAs – happened earlier this year there was the usual mix of glitz and glamour. But one story resonated above all others with one of the country’s most remarkable artists posthumously recognised.
TAG staff on the road - Touring Road Diaries 2018
It is the time of year again when we all start thinking about next year, however we couldn’t go into 2019 without wrapping up this amazing year for TAG.
Backing the Australian music industry
Whether it be music sales or the booming touring circuit, Australia’s music industry is going from strength to strength. And throughout 2018 TAG has been in the thick of it, partnering with a range of events that aim to further strengthen the industry.
TAG's Touring division nominated at the TPi Awards 2019
TAG's Touring division is proud to announce it has once again been shortlisted in the ‘Favourite Travel Company’ category at the TPi Awards and we hope to bring home the win in 2019.
On the move: GBTA conference
TAG’s Managing Director for Corporate UK – Shelley Brady along with Global Head of Account Management – Peter Snowdon attended the largest business travel conference in Europe - GBTA. Here's a recollection of how it went.
Australia’s film industry in the spotlight
The future of Australia’s film industry is looking bright if last month’s SCREEN FOREVER conference is any indication. Presented by Screen Producers Australia (SPA) and supported by TAG, the event is largest annual gathering for the film and television industry in the country.
Why are FAM trips important to event agencies?
FAM (familiarisation) trips are a vital learning tool for TAG's Events team. Read on to learn more.
The voting has now opened for the TPi Awards 2019
TAG is proud to have been nominated in the TPI Awards ‘Favourite Travel Company’ category yet again in 2019. Please help TAG’s Touring division win the award by following the instructions to cast your vote.
TAG Private Clients: Exclusive offer with Verdura Sicily!
TAG Private Clients are delighted to share with you our exclusive offer at Verdura Sicily!
The Appointment Group (TAG) to take over 5th and 6th floors at 31 Booth Street in Manchester to accommodate continued office expansion
The Appointment Group (TAG) announces Manchester office move due to significant operational growth. With a requirement for a larger and more modernised space, we selected 31 Booth Street in the heart of Manchester’s financial district and will be moving into the 5th and 6th Floors later on this Summer.
C&IT's Top 50 Event agencies: TAG Global Events
The UK agency rankings by event-based turnover for 2018 have been revealed in the annual Conference &Incentive Travel Magazine's Top 50 event agency listing. The Appointment Group(TAG) Global Events is proud to announce that we have ranked in 27th place out of 50 event agencies based on our annual turnover! TAG Global Events have featured in this listing for the past 3 years and it means a great deal to the entire company.
Barbados – The Ultimate Incentive Destination
The Caribbean is a real treasure trove for planners on the hunt for an all-encompassing incentive destination for groups of VIPs – and Barbados is the biggest gem of them all. Boasting idyllic white-sand beaches and turquoise waters, plus upscale hotels and state-of-the-art facilities, Barbados strikes the perfect balance between leisure and business.
TAG Global Events: Top Team-building Ideas
Forget about boring, run-of-the-mill team-building activities that make eyes roll. If you’re looking for innovative ideas to engage your team, you can rely on these top tips from our Global Events team at The Appointment Group(TAG)… Let’s face it, some traditional team-building games can be uninspiring and not something everyone looks forward to - but it really doesn’t have to be that way.
TAG Global Film & Media - Helping you make the most of SCREEN FOREVER
The Appointment Group (TAG) have been announced as the official travel partners for Australia's major Film, TV and Media Conference, SCREEN FOREVER. To help you make the most of this important event, TAG are offering discounted flights through Virgin Australia along with special accommodation deals for conference delegates.
TAG Film & Media UK are part of the KAYS 2018 UK Production Manual
The Appointment Group (TAG) Film and Media are glad to announce we have joined the KAYS 2018 UK Production Manual to promote our group travel services. You can find us under the category ‘Travel Agents’ on www.
Design Hotels™ presents: Nobu Hotel Shoreditch
Design Hotels™ represents and markets a curated selection of over 300 independent hotels in 50 countries across the globe—in destinations such as London, Helsinki, and Copenhagen. Every single member provides an individual, aesthetic and service-driven hotel experience and reflects the vision of an independent hotelier - an “Original” with a passion for cultural authenticity and genuine hospitality that is rooted and enhanced by thought-provoking design and architecture.
The Extra Mile with Air New Zealand
At Air New Zealand, it doesn’t matter to us whether you turn left or right, we’ll always go the extra mile to make your trip as enjoyable as possible. If you are a small creative team, corporate frequent flyer, entertainment passenger, production company or simply fulfil our travel qualifications, we will create a personalised service for you depending on your travel needs and frequency.
The Appointment Group partners with Conferma – a new virtual payment solution
At the forefront of travel payments Virtual Cards are revolutionizing the way every business pays its expenses. As an alternative to issuing company cards or cash advances, this highly secure, highly accountable form of payment has proven a far more cost-effective method.