We celebrated our 120th birthday in style in the Manchester Square Gardens.
Ran our first humanitarian aid event when Montgomery purchased AidEx, and Montgomery Aid & Development was born.
The launch edition of Electra Mining Botswana was attended by 0.1% of the entire population of Botswana and made headline news that night.
Montgomery purchased Reed Exhibitions share of Fresh RM and Fresh Montgomery was born (now known as Montgomery Food, Drink & Hospitality).
Speciality & Fine Food Fair was launched.
Fresh RM is launched as a joint venture company between Montgomery and Reed Exhibitions.
Nelson Mandela visited Electra Mining Africa.
Chef Gordon Ramsey wins National Chef of the Year at Salon Culinaire.
Hotelympia was visited by Princess Diana – Olympia had suffered some damage to the roof that year from a particularly bad storm and attendees had to evacuate, mostly to the…
Prince Charles visited IFE (twice over the years!).