Our blog recapping MPI WEC is always a hit and it’s crazy that it’s already October and WEC2015 seems like a distance memory but this will be a true test of event “sticky-ness”The Destination – How …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Long Spanish moss dripping from old Savannah trees, morning dew gently caressing the blades of grass, stone statues silently guarding the garden gloriously abundant with overgrown ivy and luscious fauna.This is the picture we painted …

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 …

Planners, let’s face it, not everything goes according to plan. You never know when you might need extra batteries or glue for a quick fix. The mark of a good event planner is one that …

The sun is out and it is HOT; that can only mean one thing… it’s officially summer! Here are a few of our favorite food and beverage ideas to serve at events to keep your …