Southern Enterprise Awards 2023

SME News Southern Enterprise Awards 2023 | 114 Best Marquee Hire Company 2023 - London & South East Established in 2002, Cobham Marquees Ltd is a family-owned and operated marquee hire company based in the picturesque north-western region of Kent. Specialising in marquee rentals for weddings, birthdays, parties, and corporate events, the company has made a name for itself by creating unforgettable outdoor event spaces. Cobham Marquees Ltd is dedicated to providing marquee setups and lighting, staging, dance floors, and winter marquees, complete with heaters for a cosy and enchanting ambience, which makes it a popular choice for festive occasions. Operating in areas of Kent such as Medway, Sevenoaks, and Tunbridge Wells, its services also stretch across London, Essex, Surrey, and East Sussex. Since its inception, Cobham Marquees has been steadfast in its mission to prioritise customer satisfaction. This is achieved by delivering high-quality service at competitive prices while ensuring the safety and trust of clients through full public liability insurance for all marquee event hires. Its core values encompass a commitment to being a company that is both caring and capable, bridging the gap between personalised service and the ability to handle diverse event needs. The company distinguishes itself with a vast array of marquee options, allowing clients to customise their events to their liking. This extends from elegant clear PVC marquees to cutting-edge lighting solutions, including LED uplighting and star cloth lining roofs for dance floors. Its expertise includes winter marquees, providing heating solutions that make it a preferred choice for clients hosting Christmas and New Year’s Eve parties. This versatility and commitment to meeting unique client demands set Cobham Marquees apart in the competitive marquee hire industry. In an ever-evolving industry, staying ahead of trends is paramount. Cobham Marquees achieves this by constantly innovating its offerings and incorporating the latest trends and technologies. As the demand for outdoor events continues to rise, the company remains at the forefront of industry developments, ensuring its marquees reflect the latest design trends and technological advancements. The marquee industry is witnessing a significant shift in seasonal demand, with the traditional peak marquee season extending further into the winter months. Cobham Marquees has observed a substantial increase in business during October and November, mirroring the demand typically seen in the summer months. This trend showcases the industry’s adaptability and the growing preference for outdoor events year-round. At the heart of Cobham Marquees Ltd is a dedicated and close-knit team. Leading by example, the founder and team leader emphasises a hands-on approach and maintains an active presence on-site alongside the team. The company’s culture is defined by professionalism, camaraderie, and a focus on delivering the best possible service. Client feedback often commends the team’s friendly and approachable demeanour, contributing to the company’s reputation as a fun and customercentric organisation. To cater to the seasonal demands of the business, Cobham Marquees frequently welcomes students to join the team during summer breaks, fostering growth and learning within the industry. As Cobham Marquees looks ahead, it remains committed to growth and diversification. Its short-term goals include expanding its equipment inventory to provide clients with an even more comprehensive range of options, ensuring it can cater to all event requirements. The company plans to introduce stretch tents and tipis to its repertoire in line with the industry’s evolving landscape and the growing demand for unique event experiences. These additions will further enhance its ability to offer diverse event solutions and cater to varying preferences. The remainder of 2023 and the years beyond hold exciting prospects for Cobham Marquees. With a steadfast commitment to excellence, a strong sense of tradition, and an eye on the future, the company is poised to continue leading the marquee hire industry, offering remarkable experiences that leave a lasting imprint on every event it touches. Company Name: Cobham Marquees Contact Name: Liam Keane Web Address: Contact Email