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Welcome to our Don’t Panic weekly blog. Our regular round-up of new staff, new events and new challenges. We’ve been as busy as ever perfecting some of the most prestigious events of the year, here’s a sneak peek of everything that’s coming up, and what you may have missed.

This Week’s Big News

This week we have many deadlines for you to keep up with, here’s what’s been going on:

This week the team flew to Fort Lauderdale to the massively successful inaugural Interactive Marketing Awards. The night was dedicated to celebrating and rewarded excellence in Interactive Marketing campaigns, agencies and in-house teams from across North America.

To see the full list of winners, click here or to see the gallery of pictures from the night, click here.

This week the big news came for the Prolific North Awards entrees and the shortlist was announced! Click here to see the full list of finalists.

Join over 800 of the industries leading professionals from across the North on the night for a gala dinner, followed by the awards ceremony – the perfect opportunity to network and meet other companies from the same area.

Upcoming Events

Here’s what is coming up over the next few months…

PRMoment Awards – Manchester
When: 26 April 2018
Where: The Hilton, Deansgate Hotel

Join us at the PRMoment Awards – North to celebrate excellence and reward outstanding campaigns and exceptional talent in the UK PR and Communications sector.

Educate North Awards
When: 26 April 2018
Where: Hilton Deansgate Hotel, Manchester
Join us at the Educate North Awards and celebrate, recognise and share best practice and excellence in the education sector in the North with us on the night.Get your tickets here now.

Event Spotlight

Our event of the week…

The HIVE Blackburn & Darwen Business Awards deadline has been extended until Friday 20 April! You have another week to submit your entries for the chance to join us on the big night, where we will celebrate and reward the outstanding work of businesses from different sectors and inspirational individuals from across Blackburn & Darwen.

Speaker Bureau

Here at the Don’t Panic Speaker Bureau we always aim to give you what you want, and who you want. So, as always we’ve been busy lining up new speakers for you to hear and plenty of events for them to attend.

We have some big events this week, here’s a sneak peek of what our speakers have been up to:

Lemn Sissay

This weekend Lemn is heading to Belgium to perform pieces in both Antwerp and Turnhout with Nuff Said – monthly stages that welcome comedy, literature, music etc.

For more information about the event, click here.


Tom Cheesewright

This week Tom flew to Paris (on a less than straightforward journey, we won’t go into much detail, but you can read the full story on his Twitter) to speak about the current Facebook Scandal at McAfee EMEA Labs Day.

To read more about Tom, click here.

About Us

The Cool, Calm Events Collective

Here at Don’t Panic, we are a full-service events agency that specialises in seamlessly delivering all aspects of awards, conferences and more! We pride ourselves on producing innovative and profitable events, based on strong relationships, attention to detail and unique approach.

We are the calm in your storm. The zen of events, working tirelessly behind the scenes to make you magnificent.

Author: Hannah Bulfield, Don’t Panic

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