Icon to exhibit at Confex 2010

20th January 2010

  • First opportunity

    to see the company’s new event production capabilities

  • Stand



has announced that it will be taking a stand at the forthcoming Confex

Exhibition being held at Earls Court, London, February 23rd

-25th.  This will be a prime opportunity for the event industry to

experience the full extent of the company’s recently-expanded range of services

and products, in particular its new event production division ICON:MEI.  The

stand, No G434 will be located in the specialist outdoor events section of the

show and will offer a taster of the extensive new creative and technical

expertise which the company is keen to promote, alongside its growing expertise

in event signage and branding. 


Hodson, sales and marketing director at Icon commented; “The acquisition of MEI

last autumn has given our organisation a whole new area of expertise which will

bring real benefit to both existing and new customers in terms of the depth of

experience and breadth of knowledge we are now able to offer.  Taking a stand at

Confex allows us to showcase our full range of creative design services

alongside our proven expertise for implementation and project management on both

a domestic and international scale.”


more information about the company’s range of products and services or to book

an appointment at the exhibition please telephone +44 208 302 4921  

Icon:MEI was

formed in November 2009 when Icon acquired leading event production company

MEI.  The amalgamation of the two companies allows them to utilise their joint

skills to produce events and venues that have real ‘wow’ factor and produce

results that not only meet but exceed their clients’


The MEI Group was founded 20 years

ago and works around the world bringing clients face-to-face communication

strategies to life with a unique combination of truly creative thinking and the

very latest presentation technologies.   Whether it's an international media

event in London, a co-ordinated European product launch, or a press launch for

300 journalists in Shanghai, the company offers a coherent cost-effective


Icon has over 50 years of experience

in signage and branding.  From its headquarters in the south east of England it

employs nearly 70 full time staff, and offers a full range of services including

creative design, digital and screen printing and full advice and project

management services across the company’s range of signage solutions.  This

includes both permanent and temporary solutions at many major sporting events

and venues, commercial property signage and exhibition, retail and broadcast


Recently the company’s work on

international projects, has led to the establishment of offices in Berlin, Doha,

Johannesburg, Shanghai and Toronto and plans are in place for additional new

ventures further afield.