Events
Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Jealousy is rife in the PENSON office as CEO Lee is leaving the dreary UK & jetting off to Cannes for the annual MIPIM Property Market event, 14th – 17th March. Lee has been selected to contribute to the leading premier real estate event in Palais des Festivals, Cannes, on the 16th March to talk...
Roll up roll up! PENSON team learn Sushi making

Roll up roll up! PENSON team learn Sushi making

Last week the PENSON team dropped in on Scandinavian Business Seating for an evening of Sake and Sushi making. The team got stuck in (quite literally) with the layering and rolling of their favourite Sushi combinations. Alongside sampling all the delights they made, they also took a look at office ergonomics with the seating that Scandinavian...
Mixology16 Awards

Mixology16 Awards

The rain didn’t damper spirits at last week’s Mixology16 awards as the PENSON team stepped out in their finery for a fun-filled evening, and it didn’t disappoint. PENSON was a finalist in the Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year category for their SEI Finsbury Square project, and it was a close call, narrowly missing out...
PENSON Shortlisted for Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year

PENSON Shortlisted for Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year

PENSON has been shortlisted for Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year in the Mixology16 awards for their SEI Finsbury Square project. Trusted financial services company SEI (NASDAQL SEIC) let PENSON into their new UK HQ to disrupt workspace design – and the creative thinking certainly paid off. You can read about the unique project here.  This...
Clerkenwell Design Week | Newbie Tips

Clerkenwell Design Week | Newbie Tips

This year was my first time at Clerkenwell Design Week and to be honest with you I wasn’t quite sure what to expect as I am quite new to this field and have never been a part of an industry event of this scale. Clerkenwell is one of the most historic, creative and culturally rich...
Clerkenwell Design Week 2015| Round up

Clerkenwell Design Week 2015| Round up

Six years in and it’s still one of the best events in the London design calendar. With new venues popping up every year and plenty for visitors to participate in and interact with, one this is certain – it’s a show you come away from feeling inspired. We started our day in Design Factory at...
Upcoming Design Events. Part I

Upcoming Design Events. Part I

As a team of interior designers we always look for opportunities to take a sneak peek at tomorrow’s trendy creations.  And how could we not? New technology and innovative ideas inspire us to create intelligent, beautiful and tailored designs PENSON is known for. With this in mind, this week we decided to share our favourite major design...
5 Design Exhibitions Not To Miss This Summer

5 Design Exhibitions Not To Miss This Summer

Useful + Beautiful @ Geffrye Museum Until Monday 25th August Admission £5/£3 concessions This exhibition of forward-thinking interior designers features everything from furniture and textiles to funky lighting and humble wallpaper, as well as the best new garden furniture outside among the flowerbeds. Leading international designers will have their work displayed alongside plenty of high-quality...
Speedboats With Forbo

Speedboats With Forbo

Yesterday was a day we’ve been looking forward to for a while here at PENSON – the day that the lovely people at Forbo had invited us to go speedboating down the Thames and then for a slap up meal next to the river. Here’s a round up of the day for anybody else who...
PENSON To Sponsor CoreNet Global's Executive Of The Year Award

PENSON To Sponsor CoreNet Global’s Executive Of The Year Award

CoreNet Global is the world’s leading association for corporate real estate and workplace professionals, service providers and economic developers. They have over 7000 members – including 70% of the Fortune 100 and nearly half of the Forbes Global 2000 – who meet locally, globally and virtually to develop networks, share knowledge, learn and thrive professionally...
The Design Debate With Jab UK

The Design Debate With Jab UK

Last month our CEO Lee went along to Jab UK to take part in The Design Debate alongside interior designers Simon Cavelle and Nick Sunderland. The trio discussed subjects such as how they entered the design profession, their opinions on working outside of their comfort zone and the things they see as the biggest challenges for...