Shake up the norm to get attendees engaged and mixing with exhibitors.
Florists are like chefs these days. While there haven’t been many reality TV shows that feature floral designers, they are no longer backstage folks that mysteriously make events look wonderful. Their artistry with nature’s gifts is beginning to be recognized; their expertise in fields like art, architecture, interior design and landscaping are being woven into creations that are gracing the tables, stages, entrances, fence posts, archways, and nooks and crannies at all types of gatherings.
If you are speaking in front of 500-plus people, you probably aren’t thinking about what you should wear. But, certain colors do look better on-screen than others. Below are some good fashion video rules, so clients and bosses always look their best projected on those large screens.
As the saying goes, all that glitters is not gold. But in the event planning industry, this precious metal is making a comeback and—24 karat or not—its effects are positively brilliant. If you’re in the midst of planning your next corporate meeting or event, read on for savvy tips on how to fashion the ultimate gilded gathering.
The changing landscape of the meetings and events industry requires planners to be on target when seeking venues.
NJM+E: What should you look for when hiring a photographer?
Special events are different from other projects. An event is a one-time activity with fixed boundaries and there is little to no wiggle room. Once the date, time and location are set, you face a hard deadline. Ready or not, the show must go on!
According to Murphy, if something does go wrong, the client looks to the event planner—whatever the circumstances might be. This is why meticulous planning is paramount, and using templates will streamline the process.
WHEN MY PARTNERS AND I FOUNDED ARTISTRY EVENTS & DESIGN, an event design and décor firm in Denver, we made it a core mission to provide eco-friendly design. This means keeping items out of landfills, repurposing and revitalizing décor and using found items.
Knowing proper etiquette about toasting, displaying flags, receiving lines and gift giving can save major embarassment.
The time Bill Cosby and I got lost in the Colorado Convention Center is my most embarrassing event moment.