26 Floral Designers You Should Be Following on Instagram


These colorful photo feeds from florists around the country are chock-full of creative inspiration and ideas for your next event

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From the Editors: What's the Most Memorable Event Idea You Saw in 2018?


From a crowd-sourced mural and trees made of balloons to innovative uses of augmented reality and a truly immersive photo

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8 Event Practices to Leave Behind in 2018


Each year, the event industry sees a number of prominent practices that serve to elevate events—and an equal amount of

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Event Technology: 25 Solutions for Your Virtual Tool Bag


The brand experience agency Cramer’s 2018 Event Technology Landscape includes a whopping 245 event technology providers. Even more impressive is

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A Practical Guide to Measuring Event Success

Can you measure event ROI? 3 in 5 marketers can't. Learn how with this free ROI model.

Time Travel: See How Six Wedding Designers Recreated Six Distinct Decades


The Southern California chapter of Wedding International Professionals Association hosted a design challenge that evoked the 1920s, 1940s, 1950s, 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s

2019 Catering, Food, and Cocktail Trends You Need to Know


According to industry experts and pros, the new year will see a continuation of current trends like sustainability and special

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Podcast: The Art of Planning Citywide Festivals (Episode 152)


Luminato Festival C.E.O. Anthony Sargent takes us behind the scenes at the international arts festival

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2019 Preview: 4 Event Tech Trends in the New Year


In contrast to previous years, most event technology won’t be that shiny or new in 2019. Instead, explained Marco Giberti

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Art Basel 2018: Events, Parties, and Installations You May Have Missed


This year’s Art Basel in Miami Beach, which took place from December 4 to 8 at the Miami Beach Convention

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

‘Color Me CORT’ Dazzles in Dallas (Sponsored)


CORT Events was bigger and bolder than ever before at its Dallas V.I.P. event. Hosted at Venue Forty|50 in Addison, Texas, CORT Events displayed a wide array of on-trend products during an evening of daring design and spectacular entertainment.

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Oh, Snap: The Best Event Photography of 2018


It’s easy to spot a good event when you see it. The proof is in the pictures. With every event full of

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17 Fun, Interactive Ideas From Fall Benefits


With the fall season officially wrapping up in December, we rewind and take a look back at the galas, benefits

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What to Do When a Guest Drinks Too Much and Other Holiday Event Tips


At a holiday party for about 500 guests (mostly men in suits), Val Combet, event director for Los Angeles-based Next&Neat

Why This New Pumpkin Festival Is Getting a Ton of Social-Media Buzz


Intricately carved pumpkins may be nothing new, but an inaugural festival in Calabasas has a distinctly Los Angeles twist—more than

How These Top Event Pros Are Fighting Sexual Misconduct at Festivals


A group of seasoned Los Angeles DJs and event planners have created Soteria, a safe-space initiative for large-scale events such as Coachella

2019 Preview: What to Expect From the Year’s Notable Events


From highly scrutinized events such as the Oscars and the Super Bowl, to events that continue to get bigger each

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The Top 500 People in Events


Meet the Top 500 people in the meeting and event industry in North America. Actually, it’s likely you’ve met many

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Five Ways to Create the Best Meeting Ever


Looking for ways to elevate your next event? Give your event a sophisticated, professional look with customized materials you can

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8 Floral-Pattern Furniture Items for Rent


These linens, cushions, rugs, and more boast eye-popping floral patterns and shapes

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Podcast: What Your Wedding Photographer Really Thinks, and Other Insights (Episode 149)


Andy Marcus discusses the business of photographing high-end weddings and social events

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7 Experiences to Discover at Go West 2019


The largest gathering of event planners in western Canada is set to take place in one of Cvent's Top 10

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In Living Coral: 17 Decor Ideas (Plus Drinks) Using Pantone's Color of the Year 2019


Last week, Pantone announced its color of the year for 2019—living coral. This vibrant hue “embraces us with warmth and

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Yankee Stadium is Becoming a Hot Spot for N.Y.C. Event Planners


As one the largest food purveyors and food service distributors in the Northeast, Ace Endico knows what it means to

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4 Food Rules Planners Need to Follow for Meeting Menus


As recently as five years ago, planners would, at most, offer a vegetarian option along with one or two meat-based

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Best of 2018: Caterers Describe the Coolest Dishes They Created This Year


Chefs and caterers continued to push the boundaries at events this year, creating interactive (and, of course, Instagram-friendly) cocktails, entrees

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10 Event Ideas & Products You Need to See from BizBash Live: New York


Event and meeting professionals gathered at BizBash Live: New York, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on October

2019 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Chicago Venues for Meetings and Events


Looking for a new venue for your next event? Here are the most anticipated Chicago restaurants, corporate event venues, hotels

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4 New Event Products You Need to Know About


From VR invitations to a Milk Bar cookbook, here are some of the latest products from around the event industry.

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Golden Globes 2019: Get Inspired by This Year's Glamorous Parties


While last year's Golden Globes directly addressed Hollywood's pervasive sexual harassment scandals, this year's award show took on a more

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IMEX America 2018: 4 Things Shaping Today's Meeting Industry


The eighth incarnation of the IMEX America meeting industry convention took place October 16 to 18 at the Sands Expo

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Stage Right: How Brands Use Immersive Theater Experiences


The cryptic event invitation reads, “Uncover a dreamlike world that exists just behind the familiar facade of Manhattan.” ” Other than

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How New Technology Helped This Gala Raise $7 Million


Charity: Water, a nonprofit organization that provides drinking water to people in developing nations, has a reputation for using technology

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Call for Speakers: What Do Event Professionals Need to Know This Year?


[link] are the hot topics in events this year? BizBash is looking for a diverse group of speakers who can

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3 Insights Into the Psychology of Event First Impressions


As humans, we make judgments about people, places, and objects almost as soon as we see them. So, when it

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Q&A: How This New Netflix Series Goes Behind the Scenes of Major Events


“I didn’t think I would cry about a spaceship," one viewer confessed to Joe Zee, executive producer of the new

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New York City Wine & Food Festival 2018: 29 Culinary Highlights From Sponsors and Parties


The 11th annual Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Capital One delivered

10 New Chicago Venues for Fall 2018 Meetings and Events


Here's a look at new Chicago eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces available for events

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From the Editors: Our Favorite Stories of 2018


Later this week, we'll share our annual list of 2018's most popular stories based on page views. But this year

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