Pieminister: Award-winning pie makers ready to cater for any event

Event Industry News

Pieminister (created by brothers-in-law Tristan Hogg and Jon Simon) began in Bristol in 2003. After many months of pastry mixing, baking and of course tasting, Pieminister’s first pies were born.

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Buzzgold

Event Industry News

Buzzgold Systems Ltd was founded by Martin and Sandra Gould in 2003, originally to provide equipment for pub quizzes. Helpful, friendly and efficient. Since then Buzzgold has expanded both its product range and its range of customers.

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The Role of Meetings in the Rise of the Selfie

PCMA Convene

The era of instant, inexpensive, and immediate self-portraits began in 2003, when Sony began installing front-facing cameras into flip phones.

Interviews with Planners - Harris Schanhaut

Eventinterface

He has been published numerous times in trade magazines, and has been a speaker at industry events since 2003.

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Use Music To Take Your Event To The Next Level – #EventIcons Episode 32

helloendless

Since 2003, they’ve pioneered music-based team building programs, conference openers, and experiential marketing campaigns around the globe, with clients such as Microsoft, Pfizer, Coca-Cola and KPMG calling on them in over 20 countries to engage, educate, and entertain their audiences.

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Bespoke Food Symposium Tackles Tough Issues in Food

Connect Your Meetings

In 2003, Davidson was awarded the Erasmus Prize for his work. Robert McKeown. In the meetings industry, many conversations about food and beverage center around food allergies , healthifying menus and working with your venue’s catering team to develop a delicious meal while staying on budget.

Prototype for Branson’s Supersonic Jet Unveiled

Smart Meetings

Flown by British Airways and Air France from 1976 to 2003, Concorde was used almost exclusively by very wealthy passengers because of high ticket prices.

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Insurance for Third Party Meeting Planners

Planner WIre

Allen Financial Insurance Group (2003 called, they were looking for a lost website, I told them to look here). Finding general liability insurance if you are a meeting or event planner can be a royal pain in the ass. No kidding. It sucks on a level Hoover and Dyson cannot even begin to touch.

3 Ways to Build Business Relationships

PCMA Convene

A 2003 Gallup report showed that “regardless of how high a company’s customer satisfaction levels may appear to be, satisfying customers without creating an emotional connection with them has no real value. Do you have something to say?

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Insurance for Third Party Meeting Planners

Planner WIre

Allen Financial Insurance Group (2003 called, they were looking for a lost website, I told them to look here). Finding general liability insurance if you are a meeting or event planner can be a royal pain in the ass. No kidding. It sucks on a level Hoover and Dyson cannot even begin to touch.

10 World Famous Event Planning Companies

Social Tables

With a second office in Los Angeles and also known as MKG Marketing, it was founded in 2003 by Maneesh K. Let’s dive into ten of the most famous event planning companies, from around the world. Bassett Events – Toronto.

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Paris Hilton Launches Luxury Hotel Line

Smart Meetings

When she was younger, Paris Hilton was primarily known as a socialite who starred in a series of reality television shows—the most famous being “The Simple Life,” which aired from 2003 to 2007.

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Spooky Venues for Groups

Smart Meetings

The International Society of Paranormal Research claimed contact with several ghosts during a 2003 investigation, including a boy named Maurice Begere, who died in the hotel. Halloween is just around the corner , folks, and you know what that means: It’s time to do the Monster Mash, and. Things are about to get very spooky. Kids shouldn’t be the only ones having all of the holiday fun. Professional planners can get into the spirit by organizing a meeting or an event in a haunted venue.

Arizona Biltmore on Full Display During Smart Event

Smart Meetings

To honor the Biltmore’s ties to one of America’s most respected architects, it opened the Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom in 2003. I will be attending Smart Event West National Sept.

Purple Heart Recipients Share Their Stories at NCRA’S Annual Event

PCMA Convene

NCRA works year-round with the Veterans History Project, and members are enthusiastic: Since 2003, NCRA volunteers have transcribed more than 4,000 interviews. Nancy Hopp’s father was on his deathbed when he told her about the wounds he suffered in World War II.

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3 Event Management Lessons From ‘The Disaster Artist’

Capterra Event Management

It’s hard to top the titan of all bad movies, 2003’s cult classic, “ The Room.” When you think of bad movies, what comes to mind? “Suicide Squad?” ” “Star Trek: Generations?” ” “The Star Wars” prequel trilogy?

It Takes a Conference

PCMA Convene

A conference in 2003, where he heard about some of Housing First’s positive outcomes and decided to develop a similar initiative in Utah. When I scanned a recent Fast Company headline— “The Man Who Reduced Homelessness in Utah by 91%” —I was intrigued.

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Transforming a Biennial Congress Into an Annual Global Event

PCMA Convene

Likewise, the Congress has grown exponentially from about 5,000 in 2003 to reach its 7,500-attendee high point.

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Plan an Unforgettable and Safe Firework Show at Your Next Event

Smart Meetings

A safety lesson can be learned by event professionals in the aftermath of the tragic Station nightclub fire in which 100 victims perished after fireworks ignited a blaze during a concert in February 2003 in Rhode Island. Star Spangled 200 (All photos courtesy of Fireworks by Grucci).

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Arizona Biltmore on Full Display During Smart Event

Smart Meetings

To honor the Biltmore’s ties to one of America’s most respected architects, it opened the Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom in 2003. I will be attending Smart Event West National Sept.

IMEX Revving Up Tech Tools

Smart Meetings

RefTech has worked with IMEX since 2001, when we created the original bespoke web and organizing systems for the very first IMEX show, in Frankfurt in 2003.

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Speaker & Entertainer, Scott Hammell

Canadian Special Events

In 2003, Scott was featured in the season premiere of Ripley’s Believe It or Not for his stunt “Escape to Cloud Nine.” By his mid teens Scott Hammell was performing in front of thousands.

How Austria’s Innovative ‘Fifteen Seconds Festival’ Challenges the Status Quo

PCMA Convene

Graz has proven to be a great host city for every edition so far as a historical center, Europe’s culture capital of 2003, a [UNESCO] World Cultural Heritage [Site], and City of Design.

Purple Heart Recipients Share Their Stories at NCRA’S Annual Event

PCMA Convene

NCRA works year-round with the Veterans History Project, and members are enthusiastic: Since 2003, NCRA volunteers have transcribed more than 4,000 interviews. Nancy Hopp’s father was on his deathbed when he told her about the wounds he suffered in World War II.

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The Community Driven Convention Center

PCMA Convene

Architects had the foresight to include space for retail establishments when the center opened in 2003, said Gregory O’Dell, president and CEO of Events DC, which owns and operates the center and other venues.

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How Planners Experienced Merriam-Webster’s Trending Words of 2017

Smart Meetings

Since 2003, American dictionary-publishing company Merriam-Webster has compiled an annual list of the top 10 trending words. A lot can be said about 2017. It was a year not only of consequential change, but also of radical response. No one was free from the ripple of this turbulence, especially meeting and event professionals. After all, they’re in the business of people.

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Canada’s Most Majestic & Rentable Castles

Canadian Special Events

In 2003, the Château Ramezay Museum earned the National Award of Excellence from the Landscape Architects of Canada. All across the country, our rich and colorful history can be found inside the great halls and gardens of our notable castles, forts and mansions.

Convene Celebrates Our 30th Anniversary

PCMA Convene

As late as 1980, there was no textbook on meeting or exposition management and only one accredited college program devoted to its practice, former Convene editor Peter Shure pointed out in a 2003 story in the magazine. Illustrations by Luci Gutiérrez.

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