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PP008 | Cate Richards | Team Bonding | Corporate Team Building

Cate Richards moved away from a corporate career to start her own businesses in April 2005, leaving behind an 18 year career in Market Research, Consumer Insights and Advertising Strategy / Planning. Since then she has built a large and successful Team Building business (working with the corporate market) that operates in Sydney, Melbourne and soon Brisbane.

Destination Event Management

PP007 | Claire McDonald | Sian Events | Destination Event Management

Claire McDonald is a director at SIAN Group, a global live communications and destination management company. SIAN arranges boutique events from its bases in Dubai and London. In this episode you will find out about Claire’s incredible combination of scientific and creative thinking, making SIAN a top prospect for anyone wanting to create a world-class event.

Hear how Metropolis blew everyone away at a Corporate Event

Video Testimonial From Adrian Pike
Chief Execuative, Anesco
Wokefield Park, nr Reading
Christmas 2014

Adrian: The biggest thing, I think, lacks today in the entertainment industry, is people that listen. You listened to what we wanted… Everything you did made my life easier. To be honest, once we booked you, you listened to what I wanted and you went on and did it. And you coordinated with my other third party supplies seamlessly. Everybody’s been blown away by the event. And most importantly, my staff just wants to book you again. So that’s not bad. Better accolade for you and me.


5 Important Food Reminders For Your Event

If you’re hosting an event or large gathering, it’s important to consider all of the various angles and figure out how to enrich the experience as thoroughly as possible. And of course, Metropolis can have you covered primarily in the music and entertainment aspects of your event. However, while a great band can work wondersRead more

Event Photographer

Event Photographer

Event Photographer One of the most exciting things about working in the events industry is we are constantly collaborating fantasitc fellow suppliers.  Be it a wedding, corporate event or private party we’re always meeting fantastic caterers, theming companies, toastmasters, videographers, marquee suppliers… the list goes on and on. The Morgan Wedding for the Crown GroupRead more


Apple Mainstage Programming

Apple Mainstage Programming For those of you that regularly read the Metropolis blog you’ll know we take the technical side of what do very seriously. Having recently been described as a ‘train spotter’ by Toby (Metropolis Partner) in client meeting I think it’s safe to say it’s something I’m passionate about. A major part ofRead more

Metropolis Live Rich in Media

Metropolis Live Rich in Media

Live Function & Party Band in 5 Words Video, Audio, Gallery, Funky, Vibrant Function & Party Band Live Video If you don’t have time to check out a live band for your party or function or even a Simcha then video and audio will give you a good idea of how the band performs inRead more

“Absolutely Fantastic!”

Metropolis have twice provided the entertainment for our very successful Charity Ball. The feedback on both occasions was absolutely fantastic. This is a massively talented band which will complement any event, and get everyone on the dancefloor. I certainly would have no hesitation in working with them in the future. Dawn CoultonVolunteer FundraiserGreat Ormond StreetRead more

“Are you available for next year?”

This is just a brief note to thank the Metropolis band members for their excellent performance at the NASC Dinner Dance at the Prague Hilton last Friday. Those who attended were full of praise for the event. As you know the role of the band is vital to a successful evening and this one wasRead more

The Perfect DJ | Band Partnership

The Perfect DJ | Band Partnership

Corporate Event Packages Continuing on our last posts about the perfect corporate event package we’d thought we’d ask Rory Gleeson, director of RMG Music, his thoughts on three things which make the a great live band & DJ partnership. Heres what he had to say on the matter…. As a DJ working with a bandRead more