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Aaron Mellor, Tokyo Industries

Innovator Of The Year

Aaron Mellor established Tokyo Industries in 1997, combining his professional training as an architect with his passion of music as a DJ. He has grown to operate 32 of the coolest bars, clubs and venues in the UK; a club night in partnership with Cirque du Soleil at Heart Ibiza; a music festival in the UK & private party island in Croatia . His innovative approach is to make each venue feel independent, capturing the interests of the local market specific to that location.