One community bank’s novel approach to auto lending

Quickmobile

Community banking Auto lending Auto industry Growth strategies Virginia Washington DCRather than jump right away into lending to car buyers, Access National will start by offering CRE and M&A financing to dealerships.

Get to Know Boston’s Left Bank

PCMA Convene

Offering unique meeting venues and a smorgasbord of international cuisine, Cambridge has a neighborhood that’s perfect for your group. Each of Cambridge’s five main neighborhoods (or squares, as locals call them) has a personality all its own.

M&S Bank Arena unveils new branding

Event Industry News

The M&S Bank Arena Liverpool rebrand has been unveiled after M&S Bank became the official naming partner of the city’s number one venue for entertainment. The M&S Bank Arena is set for a busy year in 2019, which will see it host high profile artists such as George Ezra, Little Mix, Rod Stewart and Mumford and Sons.

M&S Bank Arena launches in Liverpool

Event Industry News

M&S Bank has today become the official naming partner of the Liverpool Arena. The city’s number one venue for entertainment is now named the M&S Bank Arena Liverpool and a full rebrand of the venue is underway. The M&S Bank Arena is set for a busy year in 2019, which will see it host high profile artists such as George Ezra, Little Mix and Rod Stewart, as well as Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor Tour.

Why One Company Is Banking on Highly Produced Horror Experiences—Not Just for Halloween

BizBash

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Jet's New York Skyline Replica, Hulu's Swag Vending Machine, Refinery29's Piggy Bank Pyramid

BizBash

This week's roundup includes Jet's New York skyline replica at the brand's relaunch event in Manhattan; Hulu's swag vending machine

Cineplex Gives National Bank the VIP Treatment

Canadian Special Events

It’s June 2017 and Philip Leger, Assistant Vice President of Mortgage Development for National Bank of Canada has a challenge on his hands. In the fall he’s planning to host a half-day kick-off event for his sales force, to announce strategies for the new fiscal year.

Banks Sadler drives growth strategy with Head of Business Development and Senior Bid Writer appointments

Event Industry News

Sue Darlaston has joined Banks Sadler as Head of Business Development, with Jamie Blackall joining as Banks Sadler’s Senior Bid Writer. Darlaston speaks of the appointment “Bank Sadler is a vibrant and creative agency, the enthusiasm and energy from the team is infectious.

Creating Great 360 Video & VR Content Without Breaking the Bank

BizBash

New Bank of CA Stadium Equipped with Options for Meetings

Smart Meetings

The post New Bank of CA Stadium Equipped with Options for Meetings appeared first on Smart Meetings. Designed by Gensler, Banc of California Stadium will be the home of Major League Soccer’s latest expansion team, Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC).

Getting value from Google Adwords without breaking the bank!

Arlo Training & Events Software

The post Getting value from Google Adwords without breaking the bank! Google Adwords can be a nightmare if not done properly here are two basic yet important things to understand for all businesses. Pick your Google Adwords budget then make it work.

Avoid this PayPal refund gotcha!

Conferences that Work

that could have easily overdrawn my PayPal-tied bank account. I assumed that PayPal would zero out my euro balance and then take their small fixed fee out of my US dollar balance or my bank account. Technology balance bank account gotcha overdrawn PayPal refund transaction fee

How to run a top-notch business event without breaking the bank

Plan Your Meetings

You’ll be hosting and running a top-notch business event in no time, all without breaking the bank! The post How to run a top-notch business event without breaking the bank appeared first on Plan Your Meetings @ Meeting Professionals International.

How Blockchain Can Disrupt Financial Services

BizBash

blockchain technology could provide a single digital source of ID information, allowing for the seamless exchange of documents between banks and external agencies. Loan repayments Consumer banks, commercial banks. Investment banking, asset management, corporate banking, hedge funds, ForEx trading, clearinghouses, central banks, regulators. All banks, legal profession, real estate industry, regulators. 2bn – World Bank).

April 20, 2017: How the Tribeca Film Fest Is Embracing Multiple Storytelling Platforms, Why Yahoo Is Banking on Live-Streamed Business Events, Cleveland Cavaliers Launch AR Game for Attendees

BizBash

HOW THE TRIBECA FILM FEST IS EMBRACING MULTIPLE STORYTELLING PLATFORMS: In recent years, more and more film festivals have

9 Innovative Honey Experiences to Delight Your Group

Smart Meetings

Sanderling Resort , Outer Banks, North Carolina. It’s also in the liquid gold and honeycomb that is incorporated into the Outer Banks Cheese Tray of specialty cheeses from local artisans and in a custom candle.

June 13, 2017: Sponsors Drop Public Theater Event Sponsorship Over Trump-Inspired ‘Julius Caesar,’ Ad Agencies Weigh Importance of Cannes, Orlando Remembers Pulse Victims With Day of Memorial Events

BizBash

SPONSORS DROP PUBLIC THEATER EVENT SPONSORSHIP OVER TRUMP-INSPIRED 'JULIUS CAESAR': Delta and Bank of America, two major sponsors of

Wow Your Attendees With These Simple AV Trends

EventMB

But how do you incorporate AV without breaking the bank and ruining your budget? AV creates a memorable experience. With lackluster AV services, your event might seem to be missing something. What parts are worth the splurge? There are a lot of options so here’s how to make the most of them.

Tech Tuesday: 4 Steps for Video Production on a Budget

Aventri

But how do you shoot quality videos without breaking the bank? With over 55% of people viewing videos online every day, video content is becoming a must for any digital promotion.

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New Dorset home for Bestival

Event Industry News

Bestival has left the Isle of Wight for the Lulworth Estate in Dorset, Rob da Bank announced this morning. We’re super excited about our shiny new Bestival adventure,” da Bank said. “We

#PowerToThePeople – Clean, green mobile phone power launches at festivals and events across the UK

Event Industry News

Electrifying startup, Lifesaver Power – a hire and return mobile phone power bank service – continue their mission to empower people in areas of need into 2019.

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Hubilo’s Online Event Ticketing Platform, Now Integrated with Stripe

Hubilo Blog

Event organizers must keep in mind that they must have a global bank account in order to create their Stripe account. Your bank must accept the settlement currency option that you choose.

My New Favorite App: Monzo

PCMA Convene

Monzo is an app that allows me to create, manage, and use a bank account (with a “funky” pink card they provide) entirely through the app, with no international fees. I will soon be able to also make bank-to-bank payments, get my salary paid in Monzo, as well as set up direct debits.

Is Blockchain The Silver Bullet For Attendee Experience?

EventMB

In its most simple form, a cryptocurrency allows people or businesses to exchange money without involving banks or any kind […].

3 Fintech Startups to Watch Next Month

PCMA Convene

Here are three that Bank Innovation will be keeping a watch on next month: Chip At this point, the United […]. EXCLUSIVE— Fintech is continuing to grow, as more startups across payments, insurance, blockchain, and other areas carve out niches for themselves in the financial ecosystem.

The top 10 tech trends shaping the events industry in 2018

Event Industry News

Below are Banks Sadler’s Top 10 Event Tech Trends and how they will shape the events industry in 2018. In the events industry, new technology innovations continue to spring up, helping us to better communicate and connect with our audiences. From A.I

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3 Things Gen Xers Need to Know About Engaging Millennials

Quickmobile

Nowadays, I can open up my banking app with my fingerprint, and pay my bills sitting on my sofa in the middle of the night. My Millennial colleague keeps showing up to work wearing ripped jeans.

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10 Tips for Attendee Engagement, Part Three: After Your Event

Event Farm

Create a digital memory bank. NFC and RFID -enabled badges or wristbands help to make digital memory banks possible, so consider building this tech into your in-event engagement plan if you’re interested in using digital memory banks as part of your post-event follow-up.

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A new kind of association service — Open Collective

Conferences that Work

One interesting feature allows an umbrella organization to empower local or networked chapters/projects to raise money and have their own budget, without having to open a separate bank account for each one.

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Venues in Western Canada

Unique Venues

Some of the marquee venues here include a Gazebo atop Celebration Hill, the BMO Bank of Montreal Amphitheatre, and Heritage Barn. Nature’s bounty is alive and well in Western Canada.

SpotMe to open new office in New York City

Event Industry News

Image: New York, New York, United States – October 9, 2009: People walk past Noguchi’s Red Cube in front of the HSBC bank building in New York.

Insomnia61 Gaming Festival enjoys biggest event yet

Event Industry News

The UK’s biggest gaming festival enjoys most popular event to date, attracting over 68,000 attendees The UK’s biggest gaming and tech festival enjoyed its highest attendance to date when it returned to the Birmingham NEC over the August bank holiday weekend.

Field goal – Slam Dunk Festival

Event Industry News

Celebrated pop-punk triple-header Slam Dunk has outgrown its home in the south, at Hatfield Forum, and goes greenfield for the first time this May Bank Holiday weekend. Winner of Best Metropolitan Festival at the Festival Awards 2017, Slam Dunk is Saturday in Leeds city centre, Sunday in Hatfield and Bank Holiday Monday in Birmingham, stages inside and out based on bricks and mortar, until now.

Innovative Event Format Ideas

GEVME

Here, we’ve compiled the most innovative meeting format ideas that have been seen at recent international corporate events arenas to boost your bank of ideas.

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The Event Planner's Guide to New York City Venues

Aventri

Whether or not you agree, there’s no denying that it is a global center for many industries, including banking, fashion, medicine and business, and has a myriad of venues to choose from for hosting meetings and events. As declared by the musical Hamilton , New York is “the greatest city in the world!”

Behind the scenes at Bristol Harbour Festival 2016

Event Industry News

Bristol Harbour Festival occupies a three-mile site, traditionally the preserve of car parks, museums, banks and local businesses, so stakeholder management is a critical element for organiser Richmond Event Management.

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Nutickets introduces its cutting-edge cashless technology for live event organisers

Event Industry News

In today’s rapidly developing world of touch & go transactions, a smartphone is more than a computer, radio and sat-nav, it’s a bank card and we are fast becoming a cashless society!

NBA targets new audiences with new experience in Spain

Event Industry News

NBA has launched its latest iteration of its European fan experiences ‘NBA Zone’, in partnership with leading Spanish bank BBVA.

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SEC announces opening of on-campus whisky distillery

Event Industry News

The Scottish Event Campus (SEC) has announced today the opening of a fully functioning whisky distillery, on-site on the banks of the River Clyde.

George P. Johnson relocates to join London’s Creative Hub

Event Industry News

Johnson (GPJ) has relocated its UK office this week, a move that will embed the agency in the ever-growing creative hub that is London’s South Bank. Global experience marketing agency George P.

The Evolution of Team Building: Trust Falls to Cook-Offs

Smart Meetings

I’ve seen groups work together to prepare extra meals at a welcome reception which are then donated to a local food bank.

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Evolution Dome partners with Events in the Sky

Event Industry News

Running from 5th to 15th July, based at Upper Ground Road near the South Bank, Diners will enjoy backdrops of some of London’s most iconic buildings including St Paul’s Cathedral, OXO Tower, the Shard and the Millennium Bridge.

Big Plans for the Meetings Mean Business Initiative

MeetingsNet

The other two elements of the 2019 plan for Meetings Mean Business are focused on gaining a higher profile in three critical industries: healthcare, high-tech, and banking/finance. As it reaches its 10th anniversary, the industry-wide coalition details its 2019 strategy.

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