Over 200 conference organisers, agents and meeting planners attended a launch party to formally announce the arrival of create food and party design at The Mermaid.
The evening kicked off in The Mermaid’s new meeting and exhibition space with a cocktail named after the venue and selection of canaps with a salmon bar and home cured gradvadlax which was carved in front of the guests.
Making use of all its facilities the guests were ushered into the Auditorium and invited to take an option of bacon popcorn, smoked almonds or Japanese rice crackers to keep them going throughout the show. Richard Groves, MD of create catering at The Mermaid, introduced the evening welcoming the prospect of working with The Mermaid. The compere for the evening was Patrick Monahan and acts included Slam and Kevin Orkian.