PRESS RELEASE – LONDON 11.11.2019
by Andy Gaitskell-Kendrick
Eventz International Corporation Ltd. re-approved as an official supplier for the Crown Commercial Services (CCS) Digital Market Place in the United Kingdom.
All cloud services and development services provided by Eventz International are now available for cities, councils, boroughs and business improvement districts (BID’s) under one UK-wide Crown Commercial Services digital services sourcing framework.
The new government orchestrated legal and purchasing framework for sourcing digital services gives for example councils and BID’s a pre-negotiated framework of agreements to acquire products and services from Eventz. Vetted by the Crown Commercial Services sourcing experts councils can place higher trust on the pre-selected vendors qualified to work under the said framework.
Eventz offers its customers via the sourcing framework SaaS products like digital a) Eventz.today CityGuide, VisitPortal, EventGuide and EventGuide PRO, which is designed for cities planning authorities to apply and approve events being planned in the city.
Mikko Lintunen, CEO of Eventz International Corporation said:
“We are honored to be re-approved as digital services provider for the Crown Commercial Services and being able to offer our products and services via the official Digital Marketplace. The Government, cities, councils, boroughs, and business improvement districts have now easy access to pre-negotiated legal framework, purchasing standards and security related considerations which have been vetted by the Crown Commercial Services. We believe our portal products and variety of different content modules bring cities to life, ease everyone’s life and are the most cost effective way to service locals and tourists. In building smarter and more connected cities the sky is the limit.”
About Eventz International
Eventz International Corporation is a Finnish-British technology start-up. The team have a collective CV that includes the likes of Nokia, Ericsson, Vodafone and Microsoft and media companies including the International Herald Tribune, The New York Times, The Independent and Virgin.
Eventz.Today EventGuide® and Eventz.today VisitPortal®, offer partners like cities an off-the-shelf white label event and city guides covering categories such as music and the arts, food and drink, kids and family, sport and fitness, business and networking and a complete local A-Z business guides. Integrated hotel reservation portals, conference & meeting package portals and attraction guides are provided as additional modules. Eventz International develops and markets also the ‘Eventz.Today EventGuide PRO®’ for city’s planning administrators.
Today, our database covers 16 million events across 2,300 cities and sees 75,000 new events added a day sourced from partners such as Ticketmaster, Live Nation, Eventbrite, Meet-up, and a host of local government, event and ticketing companies, and independent event producers.
Eventz International was re-awarded in the United Kingdom a Crown Commercial Services official digital supplier status in June 2019, is a select program member of the Mayor of London Business Growth Program, Helsinki NewCo start-up center, and of SET Squared, the world’s largest business incubator program.
Eventz International Corporation