Venues for Every Event

The industry’s gold standard in venue
management

We’ve been in the business for more than 40 years. We provide operations and management
services to stadiums, arenas, convention and conference centres as well as theatres,
performing arts centres and other specialised facilities.

SMG by the Numbers

  • 1977
    Founded
  • 3.5m+
    Guests annually
  • 11
    Facilities in Europe
  • 2,800+
    Employees

Case Studies

Our services

  • Food & Beverage

    CGC Event Caterers is a long-established Leeds based event catering company with an enviable reputation for great food and top quality service.

  • Venue Management

    At our core, we’re a venue management company specialising in the operation, marketing and financial success of public assembly venues.

  • Venue Marketing

    As a private operator of entertainment, sport and meeting venues, we have a global outlook on how to commercialise these businesses through engaging, effective marketing.

  • Consultancy Services

    SMG Europe leverages its role as venue operators to implement the latest strategies and proven techniques in event and venue management.

  • Facilities Services

    Our global network of industry experts has given us a unique perspective on what makes a venue truly successful.

  • Pre-Opening Services

    SMG Europe is the industry leader in managing entertainment, sports and leisure venues of all sizes in the United Kingdom and Europe.

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