Concerto Group flies to Moscow for Olympic officials breakfast

Several members of the Concerto Group team will make their way to Moscow this week in preparation for a high-profile Olympic breakfast event on Monday (16 April).

Concerto Group chairman Mike Kershaw
Concerto Group chairman Mike Kershaw
The London event organiser has been enlisted to stage a Newsmaker Breakfast on behalf of Olympic news site Around the Rings with chairman of London 2012, Sebastian Coe and president of Sochi 2014, Dmitry Chernyshenko.

Hosted by its editor, Ed Hula, the event will take place from 7.30am to 9am at the Moscow Crowne Plaza World Trade Centre Hotel. It will be the first joint appearance at a Newsmaker Breakfast by the two organising committee chiefs.

Around the Rings publisher Sheila Hula said: "We are delighted to be working again with our friends at the Concerto Group. Our partnership now spans three events on two continents, from Mexico to London to Moscow. The support from Concerto Group Chairman Mike Kershaw and his team has been key to the success of our breakfasts."

Kershaw added: "Over the past few years, we have worked closely with the Olympic family to provide event solutions and the best that London has to offer during the Games.

"In Moscow, we look forward to hosting the ANOC delegates for breakfast and are delighted that Seb Coe and Dmitry Chernyshenko, two inspiring leaders and highly influential figures in the Olympic Movement, will be joining us."

As previously reported in Event, the Concerto Group has been instrumental in facilitation several National Olympic Committee Houses for the London 2012 Games.

Next Wednesday (18 April) marks 100 days to the Games.

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