Nick East


Nick heads up Neon Arena Services.   He has dealt with the NEC Group since 1992 and liaises with all our major sports clients such as UK Sports, England Hockey and Table Tennis England. Nick oversees all of our on-site floor builds around the UK.

Sarah Grove


 Sarah is our Events Manager and oversees the operational and account management side of the business. She is the main liaison with the NEC Group, covering temporary workforce requirements at the Resorts World Arena, Utilita Arena, ICC and Vox. Sarah is also the contact person for exhibitor and organiser enquiries and speaks fluent French and German, which comes in handy with our overseas customers!

Dave Cogger & Paul Kilbane


Dave and Paul are our senior crew chiefs and forklift drivers.  When they are not unloading the arctics at the Birmingham Arenas, they can be found heading up our teams in the exhibition halls.

Patricia Martins

Patricia Martins is our Events Assistant.  She joined Neon in October 2021 after completing her Masters in Cultural Events Management.  She has been managing our COVID-19  stewards, keeping our social media pages and website up to date, as well as taking care of invoicing.  Being Portuguese and from a theatre background she brings a different outlook into the business.

Do You want to be part of our #NeonTeam ?

We are looking for Event Crew to work on exciting projects in the Live Events Industry.

This is not your typical 9-5 job! If you are friendly, enthusiastic, physically fit and willing to get stuck in, then this could be the job for you.

Please contact us on 0121 782 2922.