Clarke spoke to us about how the Taste events have expanded internationally, and what the sale of Taste Festivals from Brand Events to IMG Arts and Entertainment meant for the brand.
He also gave us an insight into his previous life as a professional cyclist, and tells us how live events compare to world-class cycling when it comes to fatigue.
To read the full showcase on Taste of London, make sure you read the Jul/Aug issue of Event. You can get it by subscribing here.
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