Olympia London announces partnership with eConnect Cars

09 Aug 2016

Olympia London has announced a new partnership with eco-friendly taxi company, eConnect Cars, who will provide chauffeur-driven services using only electric vehicles.

Siân Richards, Business Services & Sustainability Manager at Olympia London said, “Olympia London has always maintained a commitment to doing our part in driving the UK events industry towards a sustainability-focused future. In line with this, our new partnership with eConnect Cars allows us to minimise our footprint even further, whilst providing the high-quality service our clients and colleagues have come to expect.”

Olympia London was one of the contributing members of the Committee for the Development of the International Standard for Sustainable Event Management and ISO 20121, and the first venue to be certified to this standard.

The team actively contributes to the to the development of industry best practice—working closely with their service partners to set objectives each year and implement a range of initiatives that place particular focus on energy efficiency, recycling, waste management and transport.

To learn more about sustainability at Olympia London, please visit www.olympia.london/about-us/responsibility/sustainability

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About Olympia London
Olympia London is more than an exhibition venue, conference centre and live-event space. It’s an inspiration. Against a backdrop of grand Victorian architecture, the seven connected spaces inspire engagement and enjoyment.

The recent £45 million refurbishment provides world class facilities for visitors and new-found flexibility for events of every size, bringing modern facilities and British heritage together.
For further information please contact:

Jordan Evans, Communications Coordinator, Olympia London
Jordan.evans@olympia.co.uk | (0)20 7598 2777
www.olympia.london