Planning a Maine Wedding

All Seated

We spoke with the team at Bar Harbor Catering Company to learn more about what it’s like to have a Maine wedding. Did you know that Maine is one of the most sought-after wedding destinations in the US? Maine is called Vacationland for a reason.

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Visit DCRS on stand No.64 – In the main exhibition hall at The Showman’s Show

Event Industry News

The post Visit DCRS on stand No.64 – In the main exhibition hall at The Showman’s Show appeared first on Event Industry News. Hire Two Way Radios to ensure your site remains in constant communication at the push of a button.

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12 Exciting Smart Meetings FAM Experiences in 2018

Smart Meetings

Portland, Maine (April): Long renowned for its historic Victorian architecture, cobblestone streets, rough-hewn shops and excellent dining , Portland now boasts the most microbreweries of any city in the United States, with an emphasis on hoppy, complex brews.

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9 Breathtaking Beach Hotels from U.S. News’ Best Hotels List

Smart Meetings

Inn by the Sea, Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Beach resorts are the perfect business getaway that doesn’t sacrifice any pleasure. After being indoors, it’s refreshing to head out for a reception and catch a breath of fresh, salty air.

The Planner’s Oscar-Nominee Travel Guide

Smart Meetings

It is also one of the main venues used for the Toronto International Film Festival; stop by for a captivating show. The Oscars are just around the corner, and for most people that means judging who wore it best.

5 Smart Moves at Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe, Choice Hotels and More

Smart Meetings

Nancy White is returning to Cliff House Maine full-time as general manager to oversee the second phase of renovations. She previously served as interim general manager and director of sales and marketing at the Cape Neddick, Maine, property in 2015 when the project began. Appointments & Promotions Meeting Planning atrium hospitality bruce siegel choice hotels cliff house maine lake tahoe mai johnson nancy white obed h. Bruce Siegel.

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Events Rated Mission-Critical in New Survey

Smart Meetings

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4 Tech Tools for Digital Fund-Raising


Fund-raising is a top priority for nonprofits and one of the main goals behind events that they host. Nowadays, planners

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Why This Gala Wasn't All About Raising Money


Typically, the main goal of a gala or benefit is to raise money. At the inaugural Medair New York gala

131 Stage Design Ideas for 2019


Solid stage production design enhances guest experience and wows your audience even before they see the main entertainment or presenter. It sets the tone, it intensifies audience response, and it often doesn’t come cheap.

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The Unprecedented Power of Embedded Events and How You Can Harness It

CXApp Blog - Events

These types of embedded events are technically separate or external - yet directly connected to the main experience, also known as “events within events.” Embedded events — or events within events — are nothing more than additional experiences tacked on to the main driver.

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Top 40 Event Designers 2017: Javier Velarde


Focusing mainly on corporate and After studying marketing, Velarde founded Miami-based event design and production agency Triton Productions in 2000.

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01/15/2019 – 01/16/2019 : San Antonio, TX – Level 1


660 North Main Avenue Suite 100. VTR - Level 1 Class - Seats Available. San Antonio Meeting Center- San Antonio, TX. San Antonio, TX 78205. The post 01/15/2019 – 01/16/2019 : San Antonio, TX – Level 1 appeared first on Caterease. Regional Training

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Five Mobile App Features That Help Event Apps Stand Above the Competition

CXApp Blog - Events

88 percent of event attendees say that access to meeting or event schedules within the main app is extremely important. There are two major reasons why people come to an event. The first is to learn something or grow their experience and knowledge.

GEVME Product Updates


Before we retreat to enjoy the fall of the year, here are the main GEVME updates. 2018 is coming to an end! WHAT’S NEW? FOOTERS ARE NO LONGER HIDDEN. Previously the footer is hidden from the landing page across ALL events when viewed on mobile phones. GEVME IS UPGRADED.

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Ultimate Event Venue Checklist for Event Planners

Picatic by Eventbrite

One of the main tasks that you need to prepare for is booking an event venue. Planning an event is a long and arduous task that’s incredibly rewarding when finished. It could be a conference, a meeting, or a corporate event. Finding the right venue for your event is a huge undertaking.

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Event Survey Infographic


The main point of using surveys is to capture the details of how specific event experiences worked, should have worked, or haven’t worked for your audience. Analytics is a gold mine of valuable insights about an event.

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What Beyonce and Jay-Z Can Teach You About Digital Strategy

PCMA Convene

To inspire attendees to take action, try giving them a small taste of the main entree — and then taking the plate away. ). Read More

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3 Best Ways of Using Online Marketing to Attract Event-Goers

Meeting Application

There are many ways to spread the buzz about an upcoming event, but the choice mainly depends on the target group. #1 High attendance is considered an indicator of an event’s success but gathering an audience may pose a challenge.

Questions To Ask When Purchasing A Food Truck


The food truck itself is one of the main physical investments a food truck business has. Food trucks are a rather new concept. They can be a fun business that many business professionals are looking to start. It's a very lucrative sector that has had revenue grow at an annual rate of 7.9%

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The Ultimate Guide to Getting Email Responses


Emails are the main type of communication for many of us but if you’re having trouble getting people to respond to your emails, it might not be the recipient’s schedule.

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Geena Davis to Speak at PCMA Convening Leaders

PCMA Convene

Academy Award-winning actor and advocate for women will be the closing main stage speaker Jan. 9 at PCMA Convening Leaders 2019 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh. pcma ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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Innovative Event Format Ideas


A 136-meter installation of LED cubes that guided the participants of the event to the main screen reacted to their movements by changing colour. The 2016 Holland & Barrett conference began with a vigorous morning carnival procession that led the guests to the main hall.

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How Design Thinking Camp organizers cope with event communication plan? [Interview]


The names sound similar, intentionality as DT Camp is part of the main event Design Thinking Week. Eventory: Very well, please tell us what was the main goal you set for the event? Communication is one of the pillar aspects of organizing an event.

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How to Attract Gen Z to Your Next Event


Between personal insight and some industry research, I’ve compiled three main tips that give you a little glance into the minds of Gen Z. What can stimulate an eight second attention span? That’s the question you’re really going to have to ask yourself if you want to bring Generation Z to your next event. Speaking as one myself, I know we are a tough crowd to please.

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Google Chrome Tips and Tricks for Event and Association Professionals

Planner WIre

The main reason is integration. Around here at Camp Plannerwire, Google Chrome is the browser of choice. We are in the Google Ecosystem and use GSuite (or GoogleDrive,… Continue. Event Technology Web Tools

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15 Organizations That Sponsor Developer Events

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

One of the main pressure points when an event is coming up is figuring out how to fund it. The calendars of people in events are anything but average, but January remains a universal time to refocus, prioritise, and not panic.

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GEVME Event Innovation at AMEM–SIEW 2018


This allowed the attendees to use their tickets purchased through GEVME Registration and to visit not only main events from SIEW but also events from partners, such as ACES, GAS, and SES, based on their ticket type.

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“My advice? Start small. Focus on what’s doable” – an interview with the organizer of the Big Data Day LA conference

Meeting Application

The main organizer of the event Subash D’Souza shared with us the story about the beginning, organizing matters, and plans for the nearest future connected with this great technological event.

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A few thoughts about events for the event industry

Gallus Events

The main stage at Event Tech Live. EUBEA World Festival is now a three day “festival” focussed around awards for the best events in Europe and mainly attended by agencies who run those events for clients. Main stage at EUBEA Festival.

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Evenium ConnexMe: Taking Event Engagement to the Next Level [Review]


Engagement is a top priority for 91% of event planners and 75% list attendee engagement as the main reason for using a mobile event app. Evenium ConnexMe have added new features for engagement, brainstorming and collaboration to their event app. Here is our review.

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The Top 6 Tips for Optimizing a Corporate Event Budget


Ideally, your corporate event budget should be based on four main categories: item, projected expense, actual expense, and details. The main mistake many event organisers make is investing in a huge range of cheap tools like event apps, email marketing services, badge printing solutions, etc.

The Ultimate Guide to Corporate Event Planning


Here’s what you’ll know after reading this post: What is a corporate event, and what are the main reasons for organising one? What is a corporate event, and what are the main reasons for organising it?

Getting More Value from Conference Keynote Speakers

Velvet Chainsaw

Be sure to allow a minimum of 45 minutes for the main speaker. To realize the highest ROI, challenge these professionals to add value beyond the main stage. Not long ago, becoming a professional speaker was a third step in a thought leaders career path.

17 Event Signage Ideas


The main purpose of event signage is to make the attendee journey around your event easier. Event signage is necessary, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring! Get inspired by these beautiful examples of event signage to spice things up a bit.

Event technology how things haven’t really changed

Gallus Events

But you will be pleased to know that my real role and my main driver is to show you that we fortunately work in an exceptionally slow part of the technology world.

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How To Win In 2018: Make It Personal


One of the main […]. If you’re struggling with attendance and ticket buying for your event, the problem may lie in a lack of personalization. Here are some ideas that can help you reach your intended audience and ensure they hear you over all the noise.

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The 2 Most Powerful Event App Features for Attendee Networking


The main objective was to encourage networking and engagement. One of the most common reasons we see event planners deciding to invest in an event app is to increase attendee networking.

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GEVME Event Innovation at AMEM–SIEW 2018


This allowed the attendees to use their tickets purchased through GEVME Registration and to visit not only main events from SIEW but also events from partners, such as ACES, GAS, and SES, based on their ticket type.

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How to Measure Event ROI and Map the Value You Create


The vast majority of articles you’ll find online focus mainly on assessing social media engagement, satisfaction surveys, or app data insights. There’s no universal formula on how to measure event ROI.

7 Huge Event Planning Trends Spotted at MPI WEC 2018


For example, main keynotes were exchanged for twice-daily “pep rallies,” complete with cheering MPI members welcoming attendees to the main hall. Events at local landmarks (including a block party in the main downtown square).

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Speaking at the EuBea Festival 2016

Gallus Events

Over the past several years we have identified the main internal and external barriers which stymie innovation, creativity and change. “In every day life being different is difficult, but in the world of events being different is exceptionally challenging.

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5 Best Event Invitation Email Examples


Using multiple CTAs can divert recipients’ attention from the main action they are required to take: signing up for the event. Lesson to learn: Employ a speakers list as the main highlight for your event invitation if you’re building a personal brand.

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