GL events
Welcome to the world of events.
As an integrated Group operating in all event professions, GL events works in three major segments:
event organisation, event venue management and services for fairs, congresses and events.
© Odile Decq architect / Felice Varini – Altitude 150
GL events
Euro 2016
Fan Zone in Lyon
A total surface area of 62,000m2 and 25,000 people a day; the Fan Zone in Lyon managed by GL events was the official home of football and fun during the event.
© Nicolas Rodet
Euro 2016<BR>Fan Zone in Lyon
Brazil Game Show
The biggest game show in Latin America chose Sao Paulo Expo to host this year’s event, attended by 300,000 fans!
© @studioLopes
Brazil Game Show
Turin International Book Fair
With 127,596 tickets sold in 2016, the Turin Book Fair, organised by GL events – Lingotto Fiere, is a genuine success story.
© Fondazione per il Libro, la Musica e la Cultura
Turin International Book Fair
Sport dans la Ville
GL events provided services to “Sport dans la Ville”, an association promoting social inclusion through sport, for the inauguration of its new premises.
© Gilles Fillot
Sport dans la Ville
Cannes Film Festival
For more than twenty years, GL events has been on the select guest list of the greatest film festival in the world, providing top-quality services for the event.
© Alexandra Fleurantin
Cannes Film Festival
Nuits de Fourvière
GL events has been a partner to this festival in Lyon for many years: sound systems, lighting, structures for the “Village des Nuits”.
© Francis Mainard
Nuits de Fourvière
Blossom
Designed as an upmarket showroom in the heart of Paris, the show is the ideal place to get a preview of the pre-collections of fabrics and accessories, in a select private environment.
© Stéphane Kossmann
Blossom
Nuits Sonores
GL events is the audiovisual services provider to this major electronic music festival!
© Laure Rousville
Nuits Sonores
Absolute
Spacious, elegant and with impeccable finishing, Absolute Triple Deck is an exceptional structure that combines robustness and aesthetics. Providing more than 25% additional interior surface area, this new events structure takes standards in excellence to a whole new level.
© Detail Ltd
Absolute
Back to Press releases 2005

GL events acquires 49% of SEPELCOM

ACQUISITION OF 49% OF SEPELCOM

GL events announces the signature of a memorandum of understanding with Reed Elsevier France to acquire 49% of Sepelcom. This company, specialist in organizing trade shows for professionals and the general public manages such prestigious events as Sirha (the international hotel catering and food trade exhibition), Piscine (the international swimming pool and pool environment show) and the Lyon international trade fair and has average annual sales of €25 million.

Sepelcom is a 51%-owned subsidiary of Sepel, the operating company of the Lyon Eurexpo exhibition centre in which GL events currently has approximately a 30% stake (after signing a memorandum of understanding to acquire an additional 5%).

This acquisition will be submitted for approval to the company's Board of Directors meeting to be held shortly.

These investments highlight GL events' strong commitment to developing the Lyon destination by working actively with all participants in the city's economic life including the city of Lyon, local governments and the Lyon Chamber of Commerce to promote business tourism.

 

GL EVENTS : SERVICING PRESTIGIOUS EVENTS IN THE LAST QUARTER

The month of November for GL events has been marked by noteworthy achievements including notably the management of two major events, the World Summit on the Information Society held in Tunis and the EuroMed Summit for heads of state currently being held in Barcelona representing combined revenue of more than €10 million.

 

Upcoming events:
Publication of 2005 sales, 7 February 2006

GL events, bringing people together

Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration : Erick ROSTAGNAT
Telephone :  + 33 4 72 31 54 20
Fax : + 33 4 26 20 42 00
Email : infos.finance@gl-events.com


Code ISIN : FR0000066672
Code Bloomberg : GLO FP
Code Reuter : GLTN.PA
Code FTSE : 581

Contacts

Erick Rostagnat - Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration:
info.finance@gl-events.com
Tel : +33(0)4 72 31 54 20

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