Freeworld Coatings leads Grand Designs Live 2010

Grand Designs Live, the highly anticipated award-winning exhibition that is set to inspire homeowners at the Coca-Cola Dome from May 21-23, is proud to announce that Freeworld Coatings has come on board as title sponsor for the event. It’s the perfect match: South Africa’s leading manufacturer of Decorative, Automotive and Industrial coatings partnering with an international brand experience unlike any other to visit our shores. This is an exciting joint venture that will ultimately benefit the thousands of visitors expected to attend this incredible event, It is a partnership based on quality and shared ideals that will ensure that the Grand Designs Live experience will be unlike any other ever in South Africa.

“This is the perfect sponsorship opportunity for us,” remarks Andre Lamprecht, CEO of Freeworld Coatings, adding, “Freeworld Coatings is a free thinking, responsible and successful innovator, qualities that are inherent to the Grand Designs Live brand. We’re incredibly excited to be title sponsor for the first event of this kind in South Africa, and look forward to being a part of what will undoubtedly be a momentous occasion for local homeowners.” With a heritage that stretches back 118 years, Freeworld Coatings, with its well-known décor brands Plascon, Midas, Earthcote and Hamiltons, manages to match deep experience with brave innovation, whilst striving to find better ways of doing things.

“We’re honoured and excited to have Freeworld Coatings on board,” says Ben Gannon, the Exhibition Director for Grand Designs Live, adding, “We believe that we share the same vision when it comes to high standards and quality, but most importantly we are aligned in our commitment to finding ecologically sound solutions to lessening our impact on the environment.”

For the consumer it means an opportunity to enjoy the very best of the Grand Designs Live exhibition. It boasts the kind of programme that will capture the hearts and imaginations of all kinds of home-improvers. Expect hundreds of South Africa’s leading companies, a comprehensive seminar programme, advice clinics hosted by leading industry organisations and state-of-the-art houses. There really is something for everyone, with five different exhibition spaces under one roof, each dedicated to showcasing the best in interiors, technology, Build and DIY, kitchens, bathrooms as well as gardens.

Thousands of people have already been inspired by Grand Designs Live in the UK and now, together with Freeworld Coatings, thousands more South Africans will get to experience this multi-faceted, high-quality event.

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