Faversham House Ltd.

Faversham House Ltd.

Faversham House Ltd. is a privately-owned business media company which publishes b2b magazines in the sustainability and utilities markets. In addition, the company organizes b2b exhibitions and a comprehensive portfolio of conferences throughout the year.

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Windsor Court, Wood Street, , East Grinstead , West Sussex RH19 1UZ United Kingdom


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Business Type:
Publishing company
Industry Type:
Publishing / Media / Marketing
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)

Faversham House Group is one of the UK's leading independent media companies. Established more than 50 years ago, we are a successful and growing company.

We publish B2B magazines, websites and directories, organise three national B2B exhibitions, a year-round portfolion of conferences and five awards events, in the UK and Ireland.

We are a successful, dynamic and innovative company, passionate about delivering excellence. We do this through the hard work and creativity of our people.

Our magazines are essential reading for decision makers in their sectors and a valued and integral part of the industries they serve. Whether it is delivering the hottest news, enhancing technical understanding or reviewing the latest products and services, our readers and advertisers know we add value to their businesses.

Our exhibitions provide a vital focal point for a diverse range of industries from Visual Communications to the Environment. We deliver buyers to sellers. We build our exhibitions into extensive industry events with workshops, demonstrations, awards and much more besides, ensuring value for visitors and exhibitors alike. Our customer care programmes are second to none, to help our exhibitors make the most of their investment.

Through our award-winning online services in Environment and our new building services website, we offer a breath-taking depth and breadth of information in an easy to use and efficient format. Trying to find a supplier, understand the impact of new legislation or have the latest news delivered straight to your desk - we provide that vital link.

Faversham House Group in print, in person and online - your media connection.

We are actively involved in the community through our fund-raising for local charities and our extensive work experience programme for school children and students.

We always match any staff initiatives to raise money for charity whether it is through our annual DIY and Housewares product sale, organised by the Home Improvement Division or the Christmas Party raffle.

We see work experience placements as a vital link between us and the community and an opportunity for young people to understand and value our business. We provide a carefully devised programme to many students each year. They take part in a variety of activities which reflect the nature of the industry we are in and help them to experience the wider world of work. It is always an enriching exercise for the young people and us.

Faversham House is committed to minimising the impact of its events on the environment. We accept responsibility for the environmental effects of our events, both locally and globally, and we are committed to reducing those effects through the entire life cycle of each event.

The key points of our strategy to achieve this are:

  • Measure the impact of each event on the environment, and set sustainability targets for continuous improvement
  • Ensure we comply with all relevant legislation – environmental and otherwise
  • Implement a training program for our staff to raise awareness of environmental issues, and ensure their support for our sustainability policy
  • Encourage our suppliers to adopt a similar policy, and make sustainability a factor in selecting suppliers
  • Ensure that all Faversham House events are planned in accordance with BS8901 2009

Faversham House is a progressive, independent media group. We are trusted by thousands of professionals to deliver high quality insight for better business decision making through our diverse and compelling portfolio of digital platforms, exhibitions, events and publications.  We operate in three markets: utilities; sustainability; visual communications.  We create powerful connections and provide persuasive marketing solutions.  Our vision is to inspire people to make a difference.

Our experienced journalists, sales and marketing professionals understand their marketplaces. Our purpose is to inspire our customers to make the difference. Whether that means helping them develop sustainable business strategies, providing up-to-the-minute news via our digital platforms or creating new connections at our leading events – we are there to help them deliver.

Founded in 1960, Faversham House started as a controlled circulation publishing house. Originally located above the Cheshire Cheese in Fleet Street, the first publication was Heating and Ventilation Review, which continues as a leading publication for the building services market.

Over its first 50 years, the company has evolved and grown through a succession of acquisitions and launches, blazing an early trail with digital media with the launch of edie.net in 1998. Following a management buy-out on retirement of the founders, the new board is building on a rich and successful heritage to create a dynamic and progressive media company.

Faversham House continues to invest in developing innovative media solutions, delivering high value added and vital insight that its customers and communities need.

Our purpose is to inspire people to make the difference. Through our publications, digital platforms and events, we provide a trusted media connection in each of our key markets.


We place our customers and their markets at the heart of everything we do. We apply our insight and creativity to help them make better business decisions, in today’s fast moving world.


Our values define and distinguish us. They are the benchmark by which we make decisions and measure our performance, setting the standard for how we work.

  • We are ambitious – always striving to achieve beyond the ordinary.
  • We are creative – making existing things better and new things possible.
  • We care – be excellent to each other and party on!.

We deliver expert information to specialist business audiences working in water, waste, energy and sustainability management. Our extensive portfolio of magazines, websites and events reach the largest number of UK and International environmental professionals of any UK publisher.


edie2016 - Sustainability Live, NEMEX and Energy Recovery become edie2016, a new two-day event taking place May 17-18, creating a hub of innovative, strategic, operational and technical solutions for energy, environment and sustainability professionals.


edie2016 builds on the energy efficiency focus that you've come to expect from NEMEX and Energy Recovery brands, exploring new topics core to our audience.  Topics such as resource efficiency, the circular economy, water management and an even stronger focus on innovation and emerging technology.


Utility Week Live  launched in 2015 is a new exhibition and conference providing those working in the water, gas and electricity utilities with all the learning, information and contacts needed to meet the challenges of running a modern utilities company.  The event will focus upon the strategy behind the business of utilities, the implications of the policy and regulatory framework plus the technology and innovation to operate efficiently and cost-effectively.


Conferences and round tables are among the Faversham House live events which serve water, energy, waste and sustainability professionals. We host a series of topical one-day events on sustainability in business, electric vehicles, skills, debt management, smart metering alongside smaller, more intimate round table debates

Our sign and print communications portfolio enables visual communications professionals to do business and showcase innovation at prestigious nationally renowned events.


Sign & Digital UK Sign & Digital UK confirmed its status, once again, as the UK's leading exhibition for the sign making, display solutions and digital printing industry following a mammoth 2015 show with more than 6,800 unique visitors, plus 350 who revisited the show on more than one day (awaiting audit), a 12% increase on 2014's visitor figures of 6,115.


The three-day event took place at the NEC, Birmingham from 24 to 26 March 2015 and featured a host of exclusive UK, European and world product launches, kit demonstrations, new show features and more than 35 daily seminars and workshops.


With extensive sales and leads made across the three days, exhibitors were eager to secure their stand space for the 2016 event, with more than one third of next year's floor space already booked up.

Faversham House is a fantastic place to build your career. We

recognise and reward innovation, ambition and excellence and are proud of our unique culture, underpinned by our core values.



Building relationships with customers is at the heart of our sales organisation. Whether it is selling advertising space through our magazines or websites or communicating the benefits of taking space at one of our events, our success is down to the people who make those connections.



Our marketplaces trust our editorial standards and integrity. We offer roles from junior reporter to senior editor, designer to production editor and seek driven self-starters with a passion for the subject and boundless creativity.



Whether it’s Marketing, Finance, HR, Design, Production or Circulation, the backroom team are the vital glue that holds it all together and makes it work.