Established in 2005, the Italian Villa is based within the grounds of Compton Acres and is the only venue of its kind in the UK, combining modern facilities with classic architecture. The Villa is comprised of three function suites over three floors. It is licensed to perform marriages and civil partnerships, guests can choose to either be pampered for their entire wedding reception at the Villa or simply hold a wedding ceremony in the Verona Suite, with spectacular wedding photos guaranteed in the Italian Gardens.
Tony had previously done very little marketing and looked to Darren Northeast PR to help gain his brand a high profile to match his high-quality offering. Darren Northeast PR ran an extensive campaign for Beales Gourmet and The Italian Villa, including awards research, frequent press release creation, and distribution, forming strategic partnerships and more.
DNPR gained Beales Gourmet and The Italian Villa editorial in a plethora of local and national publications along with wedding and events media on both a regional and national level. Darren Northeast PR also wrote numerous applications to enter Beales Gourmet into business and industry related awards. Beales Gourmet have now gained an enviable reputation as one of the South’s most decorated venues and catering companies – having won over 20 awards on a regional, national and international level with the aid of Darren Northeast PR.
Darren Northeast PR also helped to develop Beales Gourmet and The Italian Villa’s social media platforms including Twitter and Facebook.