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
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 Sonores
The 2016 Nuits Sonores are equipped by GL events Audiovisual.
© Laure Rousville
Nuits Sonores
Sao Paulo Expo inauguration
The inauguration of the expanded and renovated Sao Paulo Expo on 26 April was attended by more than 500 economic decision-makers.
© Rodrigo Lopes/studiolopes.com
Sao Paulo Expo inauguration
COP 21
The aim of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) was to negotiate a new universal agreement on climate change, in order to maintain global warming below 2°C. GL events supplied and assembled structures for this key event, and also provided audiovisual services, fixtures and fittings for the event spaces.
© Philippe Cler
COP 21
African Games
The Live! by GL events agency was in charge of organising the spectacular closing ceremony for the African Games.
© Myli Bourigault et Pierre Le Tulzo / Live! by GL events
African Games
Video City Paris
Organised by the producers of the Golden Moustache (M6 TV channel), the Studio Bagel (Canal+ TV channel) and Mixicom, in collaboration with Live! by GL events, Vidéo City brought together around a hundred of the most popular YouTube video creators. A genuine success!
© Philippe Cler
Video City Paris
Maison de la Mutualité
The Maison de la Mutualité was the former headquarters of the French mutual insurance federation . The venue has been managed by GL events since 2010. The Group has renovated the building to return it to its former glory. Today, the venue hosts all types of events, from business meetings and exhibitions to fashion parades.
Maison de la Mutualité
Equita
This is an event that horse-riding fans look forward to every year. Organised by GL events, Equita is the largest equestrian show in France. Each year, around 3,500 horses take part in the event which attracts over 150,000 visitors.
© PSV – Jean Morel
Equita
IMF and the World Bank
The Boards of Governors of the IMF and the World Bank met in Lima (Peru) this year to establish the main priorities and focuses for the two institutions. The production of this large-scale event was entrusted to a consortium made up of GL events and the event agency Stimulus.
© Joao Socola
IMF and the World Bank
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 2001

Net sales in strong progression for the first quarter: +33%

Consolidated net sales 1st quarter 2001 1st quarter 2000
In million Euros 61,1 46,0
In million French Francs 401 302


External growths


Boîte à Sons A protocol of agreement was signed with the shareholders of Boîte à Sons which brings Générale Location 's controlling interest in this company from 29 % to 100 %. By integrating Boîte à Sons in its entirety (25 million French Francs in annual net sales), Générale Location widens its offer of services in its pole specialized in technology.

Other significant projects of internal growth are in process of being finalized in Europe.


Progression of the activity


The net sales for the first quarter post a progression of 33 %. With constant exchange rate and scope the growth comes to 8 %. Not counting net sales generated by the Sydney Olympic Games, the internal growth will establish itself at 15 %.

Based on information already known for the second quarter and on an anticipated tendency concerning the activity for the second half of the year, Générale Location is counting on an annual growth for 2001 superior to 20 %.


Salt Lake city Olympic Games


Générale Location announces the signature of a contract with the Salt Lake City Organizing Committee for the provision and installation of grandstands for a total of 20 million French Francs (3 million Euros).

Shareholders of Générale Location, a limited public company with a capital of 239 303 900 French Francs are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting which will be held Friday June 15th 2001 at 11 a.m. at the Convention Center of Lyon at 50 quai Charles De Gaulle - 69006 in Lyon.

Shareholders of Générale Location, a limited public company with a capital of 239 303 900 French Francs are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting which will be held Friday June 15th 2001 at 11 a.m. at the Convention Center of Lyon at 50 quai Charles De Gaulle - 69006 in Lyon.

The notice to attend which includes the agenda of the day and the draft resolutions will be published at the BALO the 14th of May 2001.

Any additional information can be requested at the registered office of the company:
Route d'Irigny - BP 40
69530 Brignais

 

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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