© 2019 Illustration by Adam Rowlinson for Don't Panic
We are Don’t Panic.
We activate unforgettable live experiences across the globe. We are the masterminds behind high quality and profit-generating conferences, exhibitions, roadshows and awards ceremonies for publishers, trade associations, the educational and public sectors, and the digital and communications industries.
We are as cool as a cucumber when the pressure hits the fan. It enables us to think clearly on our feet and keep everything under control, removing your stress so that you can focus on effectively engaging and interacting with your target audience.
We are the calm in your storm. The zen of events, working tirelessly behind the scenes to make you magnificent.
We are the can-do events collective. A bespoke agency of all the talents to meet any event requirement. Strategy and ideation, design and marketing, client services and sales, staging and logistics: we are a perfect storm of individuals that blend for your every need.
Don’t Panic provides extraordinary service and support because the collective appreciates what it takes to fulfil a unique service. From project management, sales and sponsorship, through to design and delivery, we all know what it takes to achieve each other’s goals.
We are here for eight hours a day, so we owe it to ourselves to enjoy what we do and play our part in making it a happy and lively workplace. Whether we are in the office or on the move, if we are happy, our clients are happy and the results are happy!
We are always looking for new ways of working and actively embrace innovation and technology. We encourage each other to come up with fresh ideas and procedural improvements. We take an entrepreneurial approach to events, seeking out ways to grow the business by expanding and developing into new markets.
We celebrate and reward success. Exceptional people and achievements are the backbones of our agency. We allow our colleagues to flourish in a creative, flexible, and hands-on environment, in order to gain the best experiences possible.
We don’t stop until we win! Each event gets the very best Don’t Panic treatment and we will not sleep until the party is over and the plaudits roll in.
We are a tight-knit collective, working very closely together and coping during times of pressure as a single unit. We are a family that treats each other with respect, support and kindness. Honesty, integrity, and respect are of paramount importance to us here at Don’t Panic.
To deliver innovative, outstanding and profitable events, based on our strong relationships, attention to detail and unique approach. To create entrepreneurial opportunities in both established and evolving markets, producing high quality, ethical awards growing in value and reputation year upon year.
To be the UK’s leading events specialist, delivering unrivalled awards using our unique formula.
If you have any enquiries or you’re just interested in learning more, feel free to drop us a line and our support team will get back to you!
A guide to a successful entry by David Edmundson-Bird
Are you considering entering into one of our award schemes but aren't sure what it takes to complete a winning entry? David Edmundson-Bird, a renowned judge of multiple awards, has put together his top tips on what the panel looks for during the judging process.