After the boom of themed events that followed the release of the Great Gatsby movie in the summer of 2013, the trend is showing no signs of slowing down. This is partly because the roaring …

OverviewA financial services company contacted us to produce a teambuilding event during their national sales meeting in Dallas, TX for 500 attendees. We originally proposed a wide range of fun and interactive activities, but the …

The entrance to an event is a key component of the overall design. It is the attendees’ first impression of the event – and we all know how important it is to make a good …

The Special Event is the premier tradeshow and conference for event professionals. This year, the conference celebrated its 30th Anniversary and it was definitely one for the books! From a blow out party at the …

This past week we had the opportunity to attend the first ASI Show of the year. The show is the launching ground for all of the newest and hottest promotional products. We always task ourselves …

Technology is advancing so rapidly that it’s hard to keep up. The good news is that tools are becoming readily available to help make meeting planners’ and exhibitors’ jobs easier while revolutionizing the conference attendee …

For most meeting planners, the welcome reception is pivotal because it sets the tone and energy for the rest of the conference. After a long day of education sessions, I can tell you that attendees …

It’s that time of the year again; time to come up with the greatest idea on how to increase attendee engagement in your trade show booth this year. How are you ever going to top …

My annual trek to Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Conference this year got a bonus. Minnesota is my “home” so I was able to sneak in a pre-conference visit to my parents and family. I …