Record jump in corporate event bookings
Great Escape Classic Car Hire, based in Worcestershire, is celebrating after seeing a 100% growth in sales to corporate event companies. The company provides classic cars for events and incentives to UK based as well as international companies.
Corporate events account for an increasing part of Great Escape’s income and the firm has invested heavily in resources and infrastructure to support small and large scale corporate events, including a dedicated corporate support team and new support vehicles. In the past year it has provided classic cars for events ranging from 2 to 100 people, throughout the UK. Events can range from classic car driving days to treasure hunts and themed activities.
Great Escape, which has the UK’s largest fleet of classic cars for hire, has 25 cars on its fleet in Worcestershire near Redditch. The cars range from Morris Minors to Aston Martins and cover modern classics right back to cars from the 1950s.
As well as seeing a 100% increase in corporate event bookings, the company is quoting for over £200,000 worth of further work during 2012.
“We have found an efficient and successful way to make corporate events involving classic cars work,” explains Graham Eason of Great Escape. “They are a great way for clients to interact and network during the day and for staff to team build.
“Worcestershire is an excellent base for us because we are relatively close to London with good transport links, and we have some amazing scenery and roads on our doorstep.”
Great Escape Classic Car Hire was founded in 2006 and is the UK’s largest classic car hire company with a choice of 80 classic cars to hire from10 convenient UK locations. Standard self drive hire for other Great Escape cars start at just £95/day.
For more details on Great Escape’s corporate events packages call 01527 893733 or visit the Great Escape online shop at http://www.greatescapecars.co.uk.