The Arena Summer Event 2014 will be a hotbed of learning and productive networking

By Berenice, Wednesday 11 June 2014

The fantastic combination of the latest industry analysis and insight from industry commentator Peter Martin and the inspiring guest speaker Alex Reilley, interspersed with ample opportunities to connect with colleagues from across the industry, makes this a truly beneficial event and definitely one not to be missed!

Be part of the incredible industry event that brings you:

  • Alex Reilley – a true entrepreneur and one of the casual dining and restaurant sector’s success stories.  The managing director and co-founder of Loungers has quickly emerged as a respected industry leader and was singled out by his peers with the Best Individual award at the Retailer’s Retailer of the Year 2014.


  • Inspiration – discover the real story of the birth, rise and success of Loungers, the fast-growing café bar and restaurant group that operates the distinctive ‘Lounge’ neighbourhood café/bar and the bar/restaurant brand The Cosy Club – plus its impressive and exciting plans for expansion.


  • Valuable industry insight and analysis – drawing on the latest CGA Peach data and insight, Peter Martin’s ‘Top 10 Winning Trends for 2014’ will map out the defining trends shaping the diverse and ever-evolving UK eating and drinking out market – from health and hedonism to technology and localization to flexibility and brand stretching – as operators strive to enhance the ‘customer experience’.


  • The opportunity and time to connect with industry colleagues – Arena events are renowned for the first-rate networking with professionals from across the industry that the format of the champagne drinks reception and three-course lunch creates.


  • Five-star hospitality – enjoy the first-class hospitality of one of London’s finest hotels, The Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel.

Tickets to this ever-popular event are selling fast. Click here to secure your tickets and tables or contact Lorraine directly by email or on 07803 853 618.