The Sceptre Awards 2014 held at The Dorchester Hotel, London

Last night MK Illumination were the principal sponsor at The Sceptre Awards 2014 held at The Dorchester Hotel, London. The event was a great success with many of MK Illuminations clients winning awards for best practice within the industry and the team were thrilled to be able to spend the evening and celebrate with them.

The evening, hosted by Comedian Simon Evans and organised by Shopping Centre Magazine was the final of the three major industry events MK Illumination have sponsored over the past couple of months marking the companies focus on the UK business and clients.  UK Sales Manager Sarah Bray commented, “It has been another fantastic evening for the company, and been great to show our commitment to the industry. Our UK business has been growing this year and we look forward to many more opportunities to spend time with our UK clients”.  The UK team was also joined by representatives from MK Illumination Ireland. John Riordan, Managing Director of the Ireland office commented “it has been a great experience to be able to have the opportunity to collaborate with other international teams at events like the Sceptre Awards and we are thrilled to be sponsors of the Irish centre manager of the year category. We very much look forward to the year ahead working within the growing MK Illumination business”.

The Global RLI Awards

Last Thursdays Global RLI Awards 2014 were the highlight of the property calendar for 2014.  The MK Illumination management team celebrated with the winners, marking their outstanding achievements in the real estate and leisure sector. MK Illumination was proud to be the sponsor of ‘International Shopping Centre of the year’ which was won by Land Securities for Trinity Leeds.

The highlight for the evening was the MK Illumination Santa Claus throne which many a guest enjoyed.  The winner for best photo was awarded to Davide Padoa, CEO of Design International who captured the spirit of the evening perfectly with his pose.

Thomas Mark, President of MK Illumination who attended the event commented ‘it was a wonderful evening and a great opportunity to spend more time with some of our UK based clients who joined us for dinner. I was thrilled to present Land Securities their award for Shopping Centre of the year for Trinity Leeds for a great scheme. We look forward to next years event“.

Paul Dove from MK UK said “it was great to have the international management team join us for the evening and in such a stunning location as the Natural History Museum. The evening was a huge successful for many clients and industry peers.’

RLI Best Photo Winner

RLI_Award_London“RLI Best Photo Winner – This picture perfectly expresses the joy of wining a coveted RLI award, you can almost feel the excitement!  We congratulate the winner Davide Padoa from Design International for this unforgettable moment and award him a second time for the best picture on the majestic illuminated chair of MK Illumination. Best regards from the MK Illumination team, and a special thanks from Thomas Mark, President MK Illumination Global.”

First Impressions for the RLI Award in London


All at the table are excited for the show to begin soon at ! The stage is set!

Photo3The stunning location of The Natural History Museum

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At the with ! Have a great night Theo from