Henry V Events

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Henry V
Industry Communications
Predecessor National Meeting Company
Founded 1978
Headquarters Portland, Oregon, United States
Area served
North America, South America, Europe & Asia Pacific
Key people
Katja Asaro, Managing Director of Sales & Marketing
Matt Harper, Managing Director of Operations
Number of employees
Divisions AV Rental Services
Website www.henryVevents.com

Henry V is a full-service communications agency specializing in live events and experience marketing. Founded in 1978[1] as National Meeting Company Inc., the company – now known as Henry V[2] – is the Northwest's oldest and largest experiential marketing agency. Henry V is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. The privately owned company has more than 30 full-time employees with a national network of more than 100 contract event professionals.


Henry V services include the planning and management of live events, sales meetings, trade shows, mobile marketing, roadshows, guerrilla marketing and other face-to-face experiences for business, consumer and employee audiences.

In recent years Henry V has expanded its capabilities to include digital technologies in almost every event and the company has increased its usage of live video streams.[3]

AV Rental Services (AVRS), a division of Henry V, provides professional audio, video and other event equipment on a daily fee basis. Professional technicians deliver and set-up wireless microphones, sound systems, video projectors and screens, handheld video cameras, lighting and other gear.


Recent clients include:


Henry V has won numerous awards in recent years including:

  • 2011 Event Marketer Magazine Top 100 Agency[4]
  • 2011 Corporate EVENT Award from EXHIBITOR Magazine for work with Tillamook[5]
  • 2011 American Marketing Association (AMA) Marketing Awards of Excellence (MAX)[6]
  • 2011 Best Integrated Marketing Campaign – Business to Consumer
  • 2011 Judges’ Choice awards.
  • 2011 Portland Advertising Federation Rosey Award for Best Vehicle Design[7]
  • 2010 Gold Award[8] for Best Vehicle Design at Event Marketer Magazine's annual EX Awards[9]
  • 2010 Corporate EVENT Award from EXHIBITOR Magazine for work with Freightliner
  • 2009 Corporate EVENT Award from EXHIBITOR Magazine for work with Daimler Trucks North America[10]
  • And, several vendor appreciation awards[11] from Daimler Trucks North America[12] and Tillamook


Henry V is led by Katja Asaro,[13] managing director for sales and marketing, and Matt Harper,[14] managing director for operations.


Henry V has offices in North Portland where it renovated a former dairy production plant in August 2005 as its 30,000-square-foot headquarters and warehouse. Henry V's offices received LEED Silver certification[15] in 2008 from the U.S. Green Building Council.[16]

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  1. ^ "Henry V". Marketing Resource Directory. American Marketing Association. Archived from the original on 15 July 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "Confetti: Name Change". Special Events Magazine. Penton Media, Inc. Retrieved 12 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Agency It List — Henry V". Event Marketer Magazine. Red 7 Media. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  4. ^ "2011 Agency It List". Event Marketer Magazine. Red 7 Media. Archived from the original on 4 November 2011. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 
  5. ^ Armstrong, Linda. "A Loaf Affair To Remember". EXHIBITOR Magazine. EXHIBITOR Magazine. Retrieved 10 December 2011. 
  6. ^ "'11 Winners". AMAMAX. American Marketing Association. Archived from the original on 28 December 2011. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  7. ^ "Loafster: Custom Vehicle Build". Rosey Awards. Portland Advertising Federation. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 
  8. ^ "Henry V Wins Corporate EVENT Award". Reuters Press Release. Reuters. 29 September 2008. Retrieved 10 December 2011. 
  9. ^ "EX Award Finalists Named". Event Marketer Magazine. Red 7 Media. Archived from the original on 30 April 2012. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 
  10. ^ Van Vleet, Janet. "Engineering an Efficient Event". EXHIBITOR Magazine. Red 7 Media. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  11. ^ "Daimler Honors Event Agency Henry V with Marketing Award". Yahoo! Finance. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 
  12. ^ "Henry V Scores Awards". Portland Business Journal. American City Business Journals, Inc. 24 December 2010. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 
  13. ^ "'07 Speakers". Consumer Marketing Summit. Retrieved 10 December 2011. 
  14. ^ "Matt Harper, Director at Henry V". LinkedIn. LinkedIn Corporation. Retrieved 10 December 2011. 
  15. ^ "Henry V — LEED Silver". Waterleaf Commercial Projects. Waterleaf Architecture, Interiors & Planning. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 
  16. ^ "Henry V Certified Scorecard". Green Building Council. Archived from the original on 26 April 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 

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