Ashfield Meetings & Events has won the 'Global Agency Of The Year' award at the C&IT Excellence Awards 2015. The awards evening took place at London Hilton on Park Lane on 25 September.

The award is given to the agency that has had a standout year. Ashfield Meetings & Events had a particularly busy year in 2014, managing more than 1,850 events in 56 countries. The agency was also named the most profitable agency in C&IT’s most recent ‘State Of The Industry’ report.

2014 saw a new office open in San Bruno, California as a result of new business wins and a new headquarters open for the UK business as a result of an increased employee headcount.

In October the agency launched SPARK THINKING, a complimentary brand designed to increase the effectives of live events and communication strategies.

The judges commended Ashfield for its initiatives to encourage staff development and its commitment to creativity.

Nicola Burns (Global Managing Director) commented on the award win: “It is fantastic to  be recognised for a standout year. It has been an extremely busy 12 months for our employees and the award win is testament to their hard work and dedication. For us, our focus is on the service levels and consistent delivery to ensure that the events we manage on behalf of our clients, irrespective of size of event or geographic location, are best in class and deliver against their objectives.”

Ashfield Meetings & Events win 'Global Agency Of The Year' award