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
GL events provides the installations for COP22 in Marrakech from 7 to 18 November 2016.
The largest temporary installation ever produced.
© Architecte OUALALOU+CHOI
GL events enters into a joint venture
with Yuexiu Group
to jointly develop a network of event sites in China. The first phase will consist in managing a 50,000 m2 convention centre in Gangzhou (Canton), targeted for opening in 2019.
© 效果图│ Renderings
GL events enters into a joint venture<BR>with Yuexiu Group
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
São Paulo International Motor Show
São Paulo Expo stages the largest and most important auto show in Latin America.
© @studioLopes
São Paulo International Motor Show
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
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
Nuits Sonores
GL events is the audiovisual services provider to this major electronic music festival!
© Laure Rousville
Nuits Sonores
Back to Press releases 2000

Significant take-off of the net sales
For the first quartet in 2000 : +23% with constant scope

Consolidated net sales 1st quarter 2000 1st quarter 1999
In M€ 46 37,2
In MF 302 244,2

The Group Générale Location 's net sales show a 23.7 % increase at the first quarter in 2000.

First quarter net sales generated by the works of Sydney Olympic Games come to 24.4 million French Francs (3.7 million Euros), and will reach an amount superior to 100 million French Francs (15.2 million Euros) in the coming quarters.

Générale Location pursues its development in the world of events on the international scene:

    - Tennis Grand Prix of Estoril in April 2000,
    - "National Day" in Singapore the 9th of August 2000 (net sales of more than 10 million French Francs, that is 1.5 million Euros).

Further to the protocol of agreement of March 17th 2000, the Group ISF, leader in the sale of modular systems for exhibition, with annual net sales of 100 million French Francs (15.2 million Euros) will be integrated after an audit in the accounts of Générale Location in the months to come.

Fittings - Museum fitting : on June 18th, the Museum of the Army to the Disabled will be inaugurated, and with nets sales of 22 million French Francs just on this project, the company Décorama will have an exceptional first semester, its net sales for six months being close to the ones realized for the entire year 1999.

The operating profitability associated with these developments is in tune and even superior to what was expected for the entire group.

The performance of the first quarter linked to the different growth factors which will be come to be during the coming quarters, testifies to our development strategy for the whole year of more than 30 %. 

The shareholders of the company Générale Location, Public Limited Company of a capital of 227 125 000 French Francs are invited to the Annual General Meeting which will be held on Friday June 9th 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at the Palais des Congrès of Lyon - 50, quai Charles de Gaulle - 69006 LYON.

The advice to convene which includes the agenda as well as the projects of resolutions were published at the BALO on the 9th of May 2000.

Any additional information can be obtained at the company 's Head Quarters:
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 :

Code ISIN : FR0000066672
Code Bloomberg : GLO FP
Code Reuter : GLTN.PA
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Code LEI : 9695002PXZMQNBPY2P44


Erick Rostagnat - Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration:
Tel : +33(0)4 72 31 54 20


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