BlackLeaf Events are an event management company, specialising in bespoke cocktail service. Launched in October 2013 we have since worked on and managed a number of high-profile events with clients including the Kardashian Kollection launch, Alexander McQueen exhibition launch BAFTAs, National Restaurant Awards, Arsenal FC, England RFU, Silverstone BRDC and many many more.
Run by a team with a combined 22 years experience in providing exceptional quality in the events industry. We are extremely passionate about providing the highest quality service we can to brands, venues, PR and catering companies. Whether simply providing waiting staff or building a full-scale activation, our ethos remains the same. Our vision is not to work for you, but rather to work alongside you, to help build the relationships you want with your clients, both on-trade and consumer.
Company founder and managing director Michael Stringer has designed cocktails and event concepts for some of the world’s biggest brands including Stolichnaya, Adidas, SodaStream, Pepsi Max, New Balance, Yves Saint Laurent, Cadbury’s, Bulldog Gin and many more.
The SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM
Michael started working in bars in the 'noughties' as a barback and over the years has worked in several venues including 4 and 5 star hotels, nightclubs, private members bars and private events. Michael is the creative one at BlackLeaf Events creating new cocktail recipes, working in the studio and thinking up design ideas for pop-ups.
Favourite cocktail: Aviation
Camilla is the brains behind the company. With a masters degree in English she headed up the events department at a large bookstore in Central London where she worked for 3 years running large celebrity events and book signings. Camilla keeps our office and paperwork organised and makes sure our events run smoothly.
Favourite cocktail: Tommy's Margarita
Winnie is the keeper of our stock rooms at the warehouse. She is always coming out on deliveries with us all over the UK in our van and keeps the clients happy while we set up our bars.
Favourite cocktail: Tuna & Rice
With years of business experience and a qualified accountant, Trevor is the holder of the purse strings. Trevor looks after our accounts side of things from financial planning and reports to invoices and keeping our creative team within event budgets.
Favourite cocktail: Earl Grey Tea
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