As the leading, fully integrated international provider of event solutions and services, we offer specialised expertise for every aspect of the event industry worldwide. The group operates in the three major segments of the event industry market: the organisation of trade fairs, conventions and events, the management of venues on behalf of local and regional administrations and services for events. We have 91 offices worldwide with over 4,107 employees globally.
GL events South Africa, operating as the regional branch of the global group with offices in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town, is the country’s leading project management and infrastructure supplier for the events industry.
We have over 30 years of local experience in exhibitions, events & conferences, retail product solutions, marquees & staging to furniture hire and electrical infrastructure; all aspects of any brand event are covered.
We provide a turnkey solution covering every aspect of any brand event. We achieve this through operating in 3 major components of the event industry; firstly by providing infrastructure for exhibitions, events, conferences and retail product solutions.
Secondly we can provide all the interior components ranging from design, flooring, furniture, lighting, staging, draping, air conditioning, audio visual, electrical, graphics and signage, as well as any custom components for any event.
Lastly we provide a project management service to ensure that any event, expo, conference or retail solution is completed flawlessly and to the clients' expectation and satisfaction.
Our full custom structure division further strengthens the GL events brand experience offering, with specialised marketing orientated services for the design and execution of brand related permanent and semi- permanent custom structures.
With expert knowledge in technical, commercial, creative, marketing and management of projects, the company’s skilful and experienced team allows us to make any event experience a success. Through a fully integrated service offering, the company strives to make every brand experience an event.
No project is too big or too small for the GL events solution, whether it is the Nedbank Golf Challenge, a small gathering, or a full scale national marketing-retail renovation; service packages are tailored to suit budget and needs.
Our team works with a number of institutional and private companies throughout the country. Our mission is to provide comprehensive support to companies, institutions, event organisers and local authorities for all of their projects, from the definition of their event strategies to the final implementation and post-event analysis.
We're a level 3 contributor to BBE.