Event Planning

November 15, 2017: Live Nation Debuts Latin Division, Models Denied Entry to China for Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, U.N. Urges Countries to Observe Truce for Upcoming Olympics

<b>1. LIVE NATION DEBUTS LATIN DIVISION:</b> Live Nation has launched a Latin division in an effort to increase the company’s presence in the Latin live …

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Guest Column: The Case for Event Photography

Events by their very nature are ephemeral. One moment they exist, and the next they are gone in a shimmer of light, color, and applause. Your …

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This Geography Awareness Week, gather your friends, family, coworkers, and everyone in between to help you celebrate! In the documents above, you’ll …

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Location Scout<p>10 New Houston Venues for Summer Meetings and Events<p>1. The Astorian<p>Location Scout<p>10 New Houston Venues for Summer Meetings and Events<p>2. …

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How Not To Panic When Your Event Website Is Not Ready

Non-website Alternatives For Your Event’s Online Presence<p>As you wait for your website to be completed, you don’t want to completely neglect your …

Web Design

PR & Media Event Planning Workshop - Phoenix Business Journal

Are you ready to take your company to the next level with great media coverage?<p>Would you like to create a media coverage event for your company but …

Public Relations

Cardiff-Based Orchard Media and Events Group Makes a Move in London

The Cardiff-based Orchard Media and Events Group has London in its sights with the appointment of new Client Relationship Manager Ali Morrill to its …

News (Wales)

How Difficult Clients Can Make You a Better Event Planner

9 Ways Difficult Clients Make You a Better Eventprof<p>All of the advice below is based on you handling a difficult client successfully. If you work to …

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Expert Group Predicts Top 10 Food Trends for 2018

Look to the ocean and think about hemp: two of the top 10 trends forecast for the food world in 2018.

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Paint it Black: Moody Enchantress of the Forest Elopement Inspiration

There’s always a silver lining — so long as you are willing to look for it and don’t dwell on the past. Nobody could illustrate this better than …

Weddings

October 31, 2017: Fyre Festival Documentary in the Works From Billboard, Emmys Group Cancels Kevin Spacey Honor After Sexual Assault Allegation, ABC Wants $2.6 Million for 2018 Oscars Ads

<b>1. FYRE FESTIVAL DOCUMENTARY IN THE WORKS FROM BILLBOARD:</b> Billboard has teamed up with Mic and the Cinemart to develop a multi-part documentary about …

Entertainment

Inside Target's Interactive, Family-Friendly Halloween Maze

Target's Tricked Out Treat Maze<p>Dance Floor BrightLogic<br>• Design, Production David Stark Design and Production<br>• DJ Gray V<br>• Lighting AEG Presents<br>• Lighting …

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The 15 Most Innovative Meetings 2017

For planners who produce conferences, trade shows, meetings, or other face-to-face events, the challenges today may be greater than ever. The …

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10 New Venues in Chicago for Winter Meetings and Events

CHICAGO Here's a look at new Chicago eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open for events this …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #5 Oracle OpenWorld

At a 60,000-person event like Oracle’s OpenWorld, how speakers deliver content is a crucial question. Formats like PowerPoint-heavy lectures are “not …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #7 P.G.A. Merchandise Show

With more than 40,000 golf professionals and retailers from 90 countries in attendance, the P.G.A. Merchandise Show is the world’s largest gathering …

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See This Fall-Inspired Seasonal Rooftop Farmers Market

NEW YORK To celebrate the newest addition to its hard cider collection, Strongbow recently hosted a branded farmers market at Brooklyn Grange, the …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #2 Airbnb Open

As Airbnb global head of alternative marketing Sarah Goodnow and her team began making plans for the 2016 Airbnb Open event, they took design …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #14 Cisco Live

The tech world has changed considerably in the 28 years since Cisco launched its flagship Cisco Live conference, and the myriad ways people now …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #3 South by Southwest

Organizers of South by Southwest work with their mobile app partner, Eventbase, each year to add new features to the SXSW Go app to improve the …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #13 The Nantucket Project

The flagship conference of the Nantucket Project had its seventh anniversary in 2017, but the interdisciplinary confab has already racked up an …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #6 NewCo Bay Area Festival

For three days in February 2017, more than 2,000 people traveled around the San Francisco Bay Area visiting companies such as LinkedIn, Pandora, …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #1 C2 Montréal

C2 Montréal is one of those rare events that has established a distinct identity through constant innovation—and a faithful following from people …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #9 Worldz

Although only in its second year, Worldz’s new vision of the entrepreneurial confab is thinking hard about how to get people talking. The offshoot of …

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October 30, 2017: Southwest Partners with Warner Music Nashville to Launch Live Concerts on Planes, Janet Jackson May Return to Super Bowl Halftime Show, Motion Picture Academy to Grant Its First Oscar to VR Installation

<b>1. SOUTHWEST PARTNERS WITH WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE TO LAUNCH LIVE CONCERTS ON PLANES:</b> Warner Music Nashville and Southwest Airlines have formed a new …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #8 Hamptonality Unleashed 2016 Happiest Huddle Ever

About every two years, Hampton by Hilton convenes the general managers of its 2,300 hotels from 20 countries for three days of learning, networking, …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #15 SwimMiami

As part of Miami Swim Week, SwimMiami and its concurrent trade show, Hammock, draw hundreds of buyers to the W Hotel on South Beach every July. This …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #11 #BlogHer17

It’s not uncommon for conferences to offer a yoga class during a breakout or tuck a meditation room onto the show floor, but for the female bloggers …

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Podcast: The Benefits of an In-House Event Department (Episode 73)

Hosts: David Adler, Beth Kormanik<br>Guest: Carol Muldoon<p>In this episode of GatherGeeks, David Adler, C.E.O. of BizBash, and Beth Kormanik, editor in …

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Most Innovative Meetings 2017: #4 Google I/O

In 2016, Google completely redesigned its I/O developer conference, shifting from a fairly traditional format at San Francisco’s Moscone Center—where …

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