2016 v 2006: What’s Changed Over the Last 10 Years in Event Management?

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The post 2016 v 2006: What’s Changed Over the Last 10 Years in Event Management? 9 experienced professionals from across the events industry tell us how event management has changed over the last 10 years. appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Trends Featured September event managment event trends

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ReedPOP Acquires Miami’s Florida Supercon

PCMA Convene

The long-running show, which launched in 2006, will now be part of the same exhibition family as New York Comic Con, Emerald City Comic Con, and Star Wars Celebration. hollywoodreporter.com. Hollywood Reporter ). Read More. Industry Trends News Junkie

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JotForm 4.0: Easy Custom Forms for Your Event [Review]


the redesigned interface of the WYSIWYG form builder, originally founded in 2006. JotForm 4.0 is the redesigned version of the custom online form builder, with lots of new and improved features. Here is our review. JotForm 4.0: What Is It? February 1st saw the launch of JotForm 4.0, JotForm allows anyone to drag and drop […]. The post JotForm 4.0: Easy Custom Forms for Your Event [Review] by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

2006 73

Greater Boston CVB Picks New Chief Executive

PCMA Convene

The Greater Boston CVB’s board picked Martha Sheridan, who has led the Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau CEO since 2006, to become its new CEO. ( The Boston Globe. The Boston Globe ). Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie

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A blast from the past: The influence of the wealthy in politics


Dipping into past blog posts I came across my 2006 comments on the cultural differences between Japan, Australia and the US around attitudes toward the wealthy. While the Japanese hammer down the nails that stick up, to enforce conformity, and the Australians whack their tall poppies, Americans are famous for their adulation of the wealthy. […]. Cultural Differences #MAGA

2006 40

ASAE Appoints Michelle Mason as President and CEO

Smart Meetings

This a return to ASAE for Mason, who worked as vice president of strategic and future-focused research from 1998 to 2006. Current president and CEO of Chicago-based Association Forum , Michelle Mason, FASAE, CAE, has been selected as ASAE’s new president and CEO, effective Sept.

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Danco secures Latitude contract

Event Industry News

Celebrating what could be considered the best aspects of music, film, culture, poetry, theatre and everything in between, Latitude Festival began its journey in 2006. Now in planning for the 12th edition, Danco are pleased to have recently been confirmed as the primary marquee hire contractor. With over 70,000 sqft of temporary structures awarded in […]. The post Danco secures Latitude contract appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Festival & Outdoor News

Podcast: Love at First Sight

Event Industry News

MD Richard Belcher joined First Sight Media in 2006 when the company was primarily focused on producing DVDs and VHS tapes of graduation ceremonies.

2006 82

The Event Planner’s Guide to Singapore Venues


It’s because of Singapore’s accessibility and unique innovative balance that it has been ranked as Asia’s Top Convention City for the past 10 consecutive years, one of the Top Five Convention Cities in the World since 2006, and the World’s Easiest Place to do Business. Although the city has a population of over 5.612 million, 17.4

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9 Smart Moves in California, Florida and More

Smart Meetings

Moncur’s recognitions include Visit Lake Norman’s Stellar Seller Award in 2013, Hilton Hotels’ Spirit Award in 2009 and MVP status with Homewood Suites in 2006. Todd McAninch. McAninch is general manager for Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine in California.

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6 Amazing Speakeasies in Houston


Look for the blue door at 2006 Peden St. Monday | 5:00pm–2:00am Tuesday | 5:00pm–2:00am Wednesday | 5:00pm–2:00am Thursday | 5:00pm–2:00am Friday | 5:00pm–2:00am Saturday | 5:00pm–2:00am Sunday | 7:00pm–2:00am 2006 Peden St, Houston, TX 77019.

2021 83

Stretch tents for the festival industry

Event Industry News

Intent is a UK based stretch tent company providing stretch cover to the events industry and hospitality sector since 2006.

2006 56

Exclusive: EnTEEtainment celebrates 35 years in the business

Event Industry News

Roger Waters in Red Square, Moscow in 2006 is one,” Tee says. “We Event management/production services specialist, EnTEEtainment Ltd, celebrated 35 years in the business this summer and EIN caught up with Founder/Managing Director Dick Tee at Radio 1’s Big Weekend to talk past, present, future and his favourite three events, so far. We had a […]. The post Exclusive: EnTEEtainment celebrates 35 years in the business appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Prestige Events Magazine

This project is the first major refurbishment to this iconic building since 2006 and is the first stage of a multi-year plan to restore many of the venue’s original features. Restoring an East London Icon.

2021 52

Studio Giggle

Event Industry News

We have been discovering new and innovative ways to be creative since 2006. The spirit of innovation runs through Studio Giggle like DNA.

2006 60

Queen Mary University showcases their event spaces at London Christmas Party Show

Event Industry News

Restored in 2006, brightly coloured leather bound books have been reinstated to the bookshelves with busts of famous literati looking down from the beautiful high domed ceiling; combining to create a wonderfully atmospheric setting in order to provide a ‘wow’ factor for any event.

2006 56

Paul Swain joins Trinity Event Solutions and EDGEvenues.com

Event Industry News

Trinity has gone from strength to strength since we started in 2006 and our venue finding platform www.EDGEvenues.com is growing rapidly as we see event organisers returning to their jobs as the Covid pandemic recedes.

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8+ Best Patios in Lower Greenville Dallas


The Libertine Bar has been a staple in Lower Greenville since 2006. Hi Dallas! Are you looking for the best patios in Lower Greenville to sip your favorite cocktail and have a great time with your friends?! You came to the right place!

2021 83

Common Contract Mistakes

Connect Your Meetings

Meeting News magazine named her one of the 25 most influential people in the meeting industry in 2002 and 2006, saying: “More than anyone else, she is the legal voice for the industry.” Register now for “Common Contract Mistakes” Sometimes little errors can cause big problems.

Mobile World Congress: Coronavirus shuts down world’s biggest phone show

Event Industry News

The show has been running since 2006 and was due to take place this year in Barcelona from 24 th -27 th February. Bosses of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) have stated the outbreak has made hosting the show “impossible”.

2020 75

Meet London Summer Event Show sponsors, Yes Entertainment

Event Industry News

Yes Entertainment have been running performers and other entertainment services for events in London and beyond since 2006.

Sustainability and Covid-19 – AGF Festivals seek audience insight

Event Industry News

This survey follows on from the AGF surveys of 2006, 2008, 2012 and 2013 and aims to find out what audience attitudes are now in the midst of the pandemic.

Point of View: Emma Poxton


Emma has worked with Northumbrian Water Group since 2006, where she started in a support role for the wider Corporate Communications team learning more about the external communications, events, corporate responsibility and marketing roles. Emma Poxton.

2021 52

A Greener Festival comes of age and secures professional body recognition

Event Industry News

Teresa Moore, AGF Director and lead on education and research said “ since its inception in 2006, A Greener Festival has had education at the core of its mission to help events and festivals understand and reduce their environmental impact.

2006 59

Johnnie White Makes a Big Career Move

PCMA Convene

He served as the organization’s chairman of the Board of Directors in 2013 and has filled numerous other roles for PCMA, including chairing the planning committee for Convening Leaders in 2006 and serving as the president of the Capital Chapter. Johnnie White. After three and a half years as a senior director, global education, meetings and strategic partnerships, at the American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery, Johnnie White is making a career leap.

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Are We Creating The Wrong Type Of Conference Experiences?

Velvet Chainsaw

2006). Everyone’s talking about the need to create customer experiences. Yes, including us, the Velvet Chainsaw team.). It’s as if Joe Pine and Jim Gilmore’s Experience Economy is just now hitting its stride—for conferences at least. The word is out: we’ve got to create conference experiences, not just conferences that feel like a patchwork quilt of our great grandmother’s dresses. However, what we really need are transformative conference experiences!

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Past, Present and Future

The Event Concierge

I have heard this many times over the years since I started my event planning business, which you know as The Event Concierge, in 2006. CELEBRATING OUR C OMPANY JOURNEY. Past, Present and Future . Julie Wong, CMP , Meeting and Event Planner. April 2019.

2006 52

Association Meetings Up, Attendees Down


Looking back over the past decade, ICCA says the average number of attendees to an international association meeting decreased from 672 in 2006 to 404 in 2016. There were more international association meetings than ever last year, but on average the meetings had fewer participants, reports the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA). The ICCA did not speculate on the reasons behind these two opposing trendlines in its annual report on international association meetings.

Troxy celebrates 88th birthday and unveils landmark restoration project

Event Industry News

This project is the first major refurbishment to this iconic building since 2006 and is the first stage of a multi-year plan to restore many of the venue’s original features.

2006 56

15 Volunteer Statistics Every Nonprofit Needs to Know


67% of people found volunteer opportunities online in 2014 vs 34% in 2006. Volunteers are the workforce that keeps small community charities to large Non-Governmental Organization and international nonprofit running.

2020 64

McConnell Hospitality Group


In 2006, Culinary Institute of America graduate Jason McConnell decided to create his own restaurant concept in Franklin, Tennessee, right outside of Nashville. Since then, the McConnell Hospitality Group has grown to include three full-service restaurants, a catering company, as well as a private events venue. To help make their event management process better, the McConnell Hospitality Group turned to Gather to: . Streamline internal & external communication.

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Q&A: Stacy Ritter, President and CEO, Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB

Connect Your Meetings

She’s played a part in shaping the direction of the Greater Fort Lauderdale area over the last two decades, serving first as a legislator in the Florida House of Representatives (1996-2004) and then as Broward County commissioner from 2006 to 2016. A resident of Broward County, Florida, for the past 42 years, Stacy Ritter has seen many changes in her home region.

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Something is rotten in the state of meeting industry education

Conferences that Work

A recent thread on the MECO community (a great resource for meeting professionals since 2006) describes numerous recent basic logistical failings, and points to what I see as symptoms of fundamental problems with meeting industry associations at the national level. Over the last five years I’ve heard increasing concern from the meeting professionals community about the deterioration of the quality of our national industry conferences.

20 Stunning Sonoma Wedding Venues for 2022

Milestone Events Group

Founded in 2006, this winery is fully updated and wedding ready. It’s hard to think that 2021 will be coming to a close soon, but there could not be a better time to get your bookings in for your 2022 wedding venue!

2022 52

6 Essential Tips to Deliver More Productive Virtual Meetings


As a former meeting planner who has received Ohio MPI’s Planner of the Year award twice (2006 & 2012), she brings a unique perspective to this blog post. It appears the average meeting is messed up. It doesn’t have a purpose, which leads attendees to feeling unfocused and stressed.

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DRPG welcomes back former employee as new creative director

Event Industry News

David Titley has joined DRPG as the new creative director having previously worked for the company from 2006 to 2012 as a digital designer. . After his time at drp (as it was then), David went on to work in the central marketing team of ARC (Arena Racing Company) an events company with locations all over the UK.

2012 54

Rise and Shine with a Tasty Breakfast in Fernandina Beach


2006 S 8th St, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. Rise and shine with a tasty breakfast in Fernandina Beach ! Here at UNATION , we’ve got a list of popular Fernandina Beach breakfast spots that’ll fill you up for the rest of your day!

Where to Satisfy your Cravings for Tacos in Orlando


Keepin’ it fresh since 2006, The Whole Enchilada is a local favorite for tacos! Best night of the week? Taco Tuesday, of course! But here in Orlando, there’s a fiesta in store every day when you visit one of the local stops for this Mexican staple!

2021 87

Holiday Gift Ideas from Women-Owned Brands in Austin


For a full-body recharge, milk + honey has been keeping Austinites relaxed and rejuvenated since 2006, and you can gift your honey with a whole range of m+h products for an at-home spa experience, from cult-favorite Everything Oil to body creams, home fragrances and milk baths.

2020 74

Vito Design Principle #2: Design inclusively

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

A 2006 UK television access services study by Ofcom found that 7.5 Since defining our core values last year, we’ve been making continual efforts to ensure that they don’t simply become words on a marketing site, but that they underpin everything we do.

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