ABPCO Excellence Awards

P&J Live Wins Two ABPCO Excellence Awards

9 December 2022

The team at Aberdeen’s live events venue, P&J Live, are this evening celebrating a double win at the 2022 Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO) Excellence Awards.

Hosted at the ICC in Birmingham, the awards recognise and celebrate industry best practice in association and not for profit conferences and events.

Scoring highly for its sustainability credentials, excellent in-house expertise and outstanding client feedback, P&J Live was named Industry Supplier of the Year, coming out top against other shortlisted entrants Cvent and Crowdcomms.

P&J Live Sales Researcher Rachael Masson was also named Rising Star, impressing the judging panel with her ‘can do’ attitude and outstanding contributions to the venue that proved instrumental in the venue’s successful bid to host the World Energy Council’s Energy Trilemma Summit & 2022 Executive Assembly.

Louise Stewart, Interim Managing Director at P&J Live, said: “We are absolutely delighted to have picked up these two awards. To be recognised for our achievements among the UK’s very best in association and not for profit conferences and events is fantastic and something we are exceptionally proud of.

“This rounds off a very strong year for P&J Live as a venue, having also picked up Venue of the Year at the AEO Excellence Awards, Best Conference Venue (401-1100 theatre style) at the Conference & Events Awards, and having been shortlisted for a prestigious Scottish Thistle Award for Best Business Event.

“We wouldn’t be where we are without the dedicated team of experts we have in-house, who work tirelessly to deliver a wide portfolio of successful events and showcase Aberdeen as a fantastic conference and events destination. With the support of our operating company, ASM Global, we can’t wait to see what 2023 has to bring.”

These awards come just as P&J Live is also named host of the 2023 ABPCO Awards, which will see the spotlight fall on Aberdeen and attract hundreds of industry professionals to P&J Live on Friday 8th December 2023.

For more information on the ABPCO Excellence Awards visit www.abpco.org/events/abpco-excellence-awards-2022

For more information on P&J Live visit www.pandjlive.com

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I buy Premium tickets?

You can see our hospitality packages here. To discuss premium experiences or package options, contact our team or purchase online via Seat Unique.

How can I buy a VIP View Bar Upgrade?

You can purchase a VIP View Bar Upgrade to selected events here. It includes early access, fast-track entry, complimentary drink on arrival and access to the View Bar before, during and post-show.

How can I purchase tickets for a concert at P&J Live?

Tickets are available from our ticketing agents Ticketmaster on www.ticketmaster.co.uk and Seat Unique on https://pandjlive.seatunique.c...

P&J Live do not sell tickets directly.

How do I register for access to venue presale?

For certain events, venue presale tickets might be on offer. This means you'll be access tickets before they go on general sale.

To gain access to our exclusive venue presale, sign up to our newsletterhere and we will send you an email with the presale link for tickets go on general sale!

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How can I book a table at 195 Bar & Grill?

Our 195 Bar & Grill offers a unique dining experience before selected shows at P&J Live. You can check availability and book a table here.

Will I be able to purchase food at P&J Live?

There is a wide range of food and beverage options available to purchase for concerts and events, including catering outlets offering a variety of hot food options.

Please note - it is against venue policy to allow patrons to bring in their own food and drink to the venue. At P&J live it is our aim to be completely cashless, all of our bars, kiosks and restaurants accept card payments, this is more efficient, safe and ensures a speedy transaction. There are therefore no cash machines on the TECA site.

Is there parking available at P&J Live?

Yes, there is parking available on-site at P&J Live.

There are various ways to pay for your parking at P&J Live

On site payment machines: We accept both cash and card payments on site, pay on exit is required by entering your vehicle registration at any one of our machines located in the car parks. Please note payment machines only take coins and not notes.

APCOA Connect App: Up to 24 hour after you have left the venue, you can pay for your parking on the APCOA Connect App. Once you have downloaded the app, use location code 6680 for the Sub-T Car Park (underground) and location code 2356 for the Surface Car Park.

You can also pay for parking via the APCOA website here, click which car park you parked in and then you will be able to pay for parking.

Can I pay by cash within P&J Live?

At P&J Live it is our aim to be completely cashless, all of our bars, kiosks and restaurants accept card and contactless payments. This is more efficient, safe and ensures a speedy transaction.

There are no cash machines on the TECA sites.

What bus can take me to P&J Live?

Regular buses will be coming in and out of the complex daily for public use. Details on bus routes and operators are still in discussion and any updates will be posted on the getting here page of the website.

Currently, the Stagecoach Bluebird Jet Service 727 runs regularly from Aberdeen City Centre to Aberdeen Airport, stopping in the TECA site.

How do I purchase accessible seating for a show at P&J Live?

All the tickets for our Special Access Platform are sold via our ticket agent Ticketmaster.

Further information on accessibility at the Venue can be found on our Accessibility page.

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