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Paragon’s Donates £35,000 from An Evening with the Stars

Paragon are proud to announce our latest donation of £35,000 to Save the Children, an international charity that provides relief to children in developing countries. The money was donated as a result of our charity dinner ‘An Evening with the Stars‘, which raised money for Save the Children, as well as Children in Need and […]

The Top 4 Resorts for Corporate Ski Trips in Europe

During the winter months, skiing is one of the most popular leisure activities in several European countries. Starting in 1868 when city-dwellers could finally reach mountain resorts by train. Alpine skiing has a long traditional in the Alpine regions of Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Germany and France. Thanks to the increased technology in cable cars, ski […]

Captain Cook Resigns

Paragon finish their 8-year reign of managing England Cricket Captains, as their long-standing client Alastair Cook steps down, after a record 59 matches in charge. Paragon have managed both Andrew Strauss and Alastair Cook, two of England’s finest captains. Cook, 32 started the role in August 2012 and won the Ashes twice in 2013 and […]

Phil Tufnell’s 20:20 Challenge

On Tuesday 31st January, Paragon shareholder Phil Tufnell took up a challenge for his New Year’s resolution – to introduce himself to 20 of Paragon’s top clients, for 20 minutes in 1 day! The initiative, which was to thank top clients and remind everyone of Paragon’s key services – corporate hospitality, event management and talent […]

Pitfalls to Avoid when Booking Corporate Hospitality…LOOK OUT!

The corporate hospitality & events industry has its fair share of rogue operators; companies that engage in unethical business practices, hard pressure sell tactics and even open fraudulent & illegal behaviour. Most companies can have a very nice looking website and will seem very credible on the surface, so to a buyer it’s very tough […]

Guide to Twickenham on Match Day

After recently being voted top of the list of the most attended global sporting events pro-rata (UEFA 2017 report) with an average of 72,000 per game with over 1 million guests stepping through the turnstiles at all 15 games during the Championships last year – there is no denying the prominence of the social-experience-juggernaut that […]

Home Nations ‘Ones to Watch’ this 6 Nations 2017

The Northern hemisphere’s greatest rugby competition is just around the corner and with rivalries set to be reignited all set against the backdrop of the potential Lions selection there is no greater time to check out who we think are the ones to watch this year. As one of the year’s most sought after hospitality […]

How to Choose the Right Corporate Hospitality for your Client

With 2017 well under way it’s time to organise your corporate hospitality options to ensure you have access to all sporting and cultural events across the year. To ensure all of your planning and spend does not go to waste it is important that you choose the correct hospitality for your guests or clients. We […]

Why Corporate Hospitality?

Against the background of 2008’s financial crash and the slow growth and austerity policies that have defined the UK economy ever since Corporate Hospitality has been variously characterised as a distasteful villain or an extravagant wastrel. The harsh reality of the recession and painfully slow recovery harboured an environment in which the lenses of the […]