C2events in the News

Smyle and C2events Fly the Flag for the Creative and Events Industry sectors

21 May 2019

Events company leaders meet up at Virgin Sunday Times Fast Track 100 event.

Rick Stainton, Founder and Group Executive Director, Smyle met with Cheryl Clarke, Founder and Executive Director and Mark Saxby, Executive Director from C2events.

Held in the grounds of the Branson family home in Oxfordshire, the event brought together the leaders of the fastest growing top 100 private businesses in Britain to celebrate their companies’ achievements.

Smyle was ranked 66th with average annual growth over 3 years of 56.27% and C2 in 85th with 49.07%.

One of the highlights of the event, hosted by Holly Branson, was a Q&A session with her father, Sir Richard.
Commenting on the event Stainton, of Smyle said, ‘I really enjoyed asking Sir Richard about the opportunity he regretted most letting get away as well as the one he regretted most in pursuing.’
Cheryl Clarke, Founder and Executive Director of C2 commented, ‘It was excellent to be recognised in this way and be positioned as one of several companies making a real contribution to the UK economy.’
Saxby added, ‘There was a range of companies featured from house builders to online platform businesses including a number of household names, so it was great to be there from the events industry.’