Lemon Zest is a trusted live event specialist ... and a safe pair of hands for your event!

We are a collection of passionate, friendly and creative individuals who deliver dynamic, engaging, interactive events and event related services. Our variety of complimentary skills allow us to anticipate and understand our clients needs ... and that of your guests.

The LZ team are equally as comfortable delivering a sales conference for 100 delegates, running a fashion show for 500 industry experts or staging an awards dinner for 1000+ guests. We know and love events!

Our core service is delivering successful live events but it is our client focus that sets us apart. We listen to what you hope to achieve from your event ... and then offer our guidance and expertise to deliver a memorable experience for your guests.

We build powerful, trusting and long lasting relationships with our clients - and that's all part of the LZ twist.

  • Louise Connor - Director

    Louise's years of experience within the live event industry has seen her hold managerial and director roles with other event management companies prior to Lemon Zest. As one of the founder members of LZ she is passionate about client relationships and effectively delivering the needs of these clients. Louise is a people person and her enthusiasm, positivity and energy is infectious.

  • Paul Needham - Director

    Paul has worked in the live events industry for over 25 years and delivered technical and creative solutions for some of the most demanding blue chip companies in the UK. He is dedicated to delivering the best possible event solutions for his clients within deadlines and budget - and adds his experience and creativity whenever possible. Paul has a proactive approach to events and still enjoys 'show calling' wherever possible - driven by the pressure of the 'live event industry'.

  • Aaron Goodfellow - Senior Technician

    Aaron has been working in the events industry for over 9 years … despite his youthful appearance! Having been based at some of London’s most exclusive 5 star hotels (before recently relocating to the Midlands) he was responsible for managing the day to day requirements of events and a team of technicians. Aaron has a keen eye for detail and doesn’t ‘miss a trick’ when organising, managing or operating on events. His fun and relaxed demeanour make him the perfect addition to the Zest team.

  • Todd Johnson-Brown - Warehouse Technician

    A computer background, degree in Computer Science (Smarty pants!) and a desire to organise and manage means that Todd is the perfect addition to the lemonzest family. Todd’s role in the warehouse and management of the lz computer systems ensures that everything is where it needs to be … when it needs to be!!

  • Francesca Needham – Accounts

    Cesca is a great member of the Zest Team ... and not just good with numbers! She is extremely professional and a pleasure to have around the office. Her calming nature and soft approach is certainly needed on those testing days in the world of event planning.

  • Celine Orgill - Events Administrator

    Celine is a valued part of the Events team. While studying at university she worked with LZ on events before becoming a full time member of staff after completing her degree. She now holds a 1st class BA(Hons) Degree in Events Management. She specialises in Event Coordination, Venue Finding, Entertainment and Supplier Liaising.

  • Samuel Lardner - Multimedia Designer

    Samuel is the head of the LZ Multimedia Department and a dedicated and enthusiastic Multimedia Designer … and self-professed ‘Director of Wellness’. Sam looks after our filming projects with live camera shoots and video editing content for our clients. Further strings to his bow include animation design, visual effects and presentation builds. He is also a highly skilled vision mixer and is often seen directing multi camera shoots on some of our larger events. He currently holds a BA Honours in Media Production.