Game Changers: Sporting Incentive Trips

Smart Meetings

Anyone who has attended a Super Bowl party or a pregame tailgate gathering knows that sporting events have a way of bringing people together. These spectacles of sport don’t appeal only to super-fans. The post Game Changers: Sporting Incentive Trips appeared first on Smart Meetings.

Sporting Venues Special Feature

Event Industry News

The UK is fortunate enough to contain a rich selection of iconic sporting venues. The post Sporting Venues Special Feature appeared first on Event Industry News. From Wembley Stadium to Lords Cricket Ground, Twickenham to Old Trafford, the list is long and varied.

10 Ideas for Viewing Parties for Sports Events

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Sports events provide a natural draw for corporate entertaining or consumer-driven events. From creative venues and games to unique decor

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How Meetings Benefit from Sporting Events

Smart Meetings

From football to baseball to figure skating and more, college, professional and amateur sports bring in a lot of dough and tourism to popular meeting destinations. This doesn’t mean that baseball as a sport isn’t a homerun for a city. Are you ready for some…meetings?

Dave Beachnau Is Detroit’s Good Sport

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Dave Beachnau is the Detroit Metro CVB’s new vice president of sales, marketing and sports. Most recently, he spent 15 years as executive director of the Detroit Sports Commission—a position he handed off to Kris Smith to facilitate the CVB’s transition.

ABM and Events Are a Team Sport

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” For more tips and tactics on how to transition your team or role into an ABM strategy, join us in San Francisco on February 15th for the Workshop: ABM is a Team Sport. The post ABM and Events Are a Team Sport appeared first on Certain, Inc.

ABM and Events Are a Team Sport

Certain

” For more tips and tactics on how to transition your team or role into an ABM strategy, join us in San Francisco on February 15th for the Workshop: ABM is a Team Sport. The post ABM and Events Are a Team Sport appeared first on Certain, Inc.

U.S. Open Honey Deuce & 4 Other Signature Sports Cocktails

Smart Meetings

Several of the world’s annual major sporting events are known for more than just heroic feats of athleticism, but also for their signature sports cocktails. Open Honey Deuce & 4 Other Signature Sports Cocktails appeared first on Smart Meetings. 21 and over? Next time you head to the stadium or racetrack, make sure to bring your ID.

How To Boost Event Engagement For Millenials: E-Sports Arenas, Live Videos, Instagram Stories

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Create an offline presence out of a digital one just like how Las Vegas is creating an e-sports arena. How E-Sports Arenas Are Catering to the Gaming Generation. Imagine everything you see in a sports arena: from stands to screens to stages.

Why a Rum Brand Invited Sports Fans to Participate in Physical Challenges

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Sports Anaheim Recruitment Strategies Paying Off

Smart Meetings

Visit Anaheim is strengthening its status as one of the top meeting destinations in the United States with a new partnership with three prominent sports organizations. USA Volleyball extended its contract with the City of Anaheim through 2020; Sports Anaheim has taken over the contract.

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Don Staley Takes Charge at Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports

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Don Staley, new CEO and president at Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports , thought he’d be a soccer coach forever. Now back with the Tuscaloosa CVB, Staley will concentrate on more than sports in the home of the Alabama Crimson Tide.

7 Ideas for Events Sports Planning

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There is nothing like a good sporting event to promote sportsmanship and friendly competition. If you’re planning your first sporting event, there may be some questions running through your mind over what is required in terms of logistics and venue layout.

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WMP Sports delivers UK’s newest closed road cycling event

Event Industry News

Ten thousand riders took on Pedal for Scotland this year which, for the first time in its 18-year history, was on fully closed roads and organised by events and creative agency WMP Sports. The post WMP Sports delivers UK’s newest closed road cycling event appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Play Ball: 7 Ideas for Sports Event Planning

Social Tables

There is nothing like a good sporting event to promote sportsmanship and friendly competition. When it comes to sports event planning, there may be some questions running through your mind over what is required in terms of logistics and venue layout. Hold different styles of the sport.

Virgin Takes Cues from Coachella, SXSW, and TED to Create New Sports Festivals

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Eurosport and StubHub join forces to give fans access to the world’s greatest sporting events

Event Industry News

StubHub, an eBay company and the world’s largest ticket marketplace, has teamed up with Eurosport – the number one destination for sports fans in Europe – to become the company’s online ticketing partner.

Women’s Sports Trust #BeAGameChanger Awards debuts at Troxy

Event Industry News

The event brought together elite athletes, journalists, grassroots sports clubs, individual competitors and national governing bodies under one art deco roof. The post Women’s Sports Trust #BeAGameChanger Awards debuts at Troxy appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Protec provides HQ Creative with the biggest show yet for NAS Sports Tournament Opening Ceremony

Event Industry News

The main multi-purpose indoor arena at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex was the venue once again for the Opening Ceremony of the annual NAS Sports Tournament.

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Showsec’s new ventures with Music Plus Sport

Event Industry News

Image: Jess Glynne, Sandown Park courtesy of Music Plus Sport The increasing popularity of large-scale concerts bringing music and sport together has presented an exciting new opportunity for Showsec. The crowd management and event security specialists will be working with Music Plus Sport, an innovative music promoter, on five major events this summer featuring performances […].

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The Clean-Sport Movement: Inside the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Annual Symposium

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Headquartered in Montreal, the independent organization is tasked — according to its website — with “bringing consistency to anti-doping policies and regulations within sport organizations and governments across the world.”.

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April 6, 2018: How the Restaurant Industry Is Dealing With an Employee Shortage, Why Networks Still Want Awards Shows Despite Ratings Decline, Fox Sports and Genetic-Research Look to Help U.S. Soccer Fans Root for World Cup Teams

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HOW THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY IS DEALING WITH AN EMPLOYEE SHORTAGE: With the restaurant industry facing a worker shortage, restaurants

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2017 NFL Draft Boosts Philly’s CVB

Smart Meetings

We are thrilled that not only did it generate substantial economic activity for Philadelphia, but we were also successful in showing the world that this city is a premier destination for sports , big events and tourism in general.”. Are you ready for some football ?

What Mobile Apps for Conferences and Events Should I Choose?

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The entertainment and sports industry, for example, make heavy use of events. Mobile apps for conferences are becoming staples. If you don’t have one yet for your future events, it’s high time to give some thought to if an event app is a fit for you.

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The Mysterious Barkley Marathons and Other Bizarre Events

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Trends & Event Ideas sporting events running ultra runners ultra marathons Barkley marathons Tennessee running runners ultra marathon sport eventsGrowing in popularity, with mysterious planning and organisation, the Barkley ultramarathon race defies event planning logic.

Plan a Home Run Meeting at Spring Training Sites

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Destinations arizona baseball clearwater field fields Florida new york yankees philadelphia phillies place places scottsdale sports sports cities sports destination spring stadium stadiums tampa toronto blue jays training unique venuesCredit: VisitStPeteClearwater.com.

Tipsheet: How to Grow Your Match Day Attendance

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Calling all spectator sports event organisers! Checklist Event Management Event Marketing Event Planning Event Promotion Event Technology February IT / Technology Leadership / Management Marketing Operations / Logistics Owner Sales Sport / Race Sports Ticket Sales increase attendance spectator sports sports events super bowlWith Super Bowl fever sweeping the globe this week, it's time to dream big - how can you increase attendance?

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Surprising Items You Can Still Check on Planes

Smart Meetings

Sporting goods: Baseball bats, fishing poles, golf clubs and spear guns are among the sports equipment that can be checked, but can’t be carried aboard. Editor’s Note.

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June 12, 2017: L.G.B.T. Equality Marches Offer a Mix of Anger and Pride, Tony Awards Opt for Comedy Over Politics, New Sports at 2020 Olympics to Attract Younger Audience and Add More Female Athletes

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L.G.B.T. EQUALITY MARCHES OFFER A MIX OF ANGER AND PRIDE: Pride celebrations in Washington and Los Angeles on Sunday

May 31, 2017: How Organizers Will Pull Off Manchester Benefit Concert in Less Than a Week, More Hotels Are Promoting Local Experiences Thanks to Airbnb, Samsung Adds Live Sporting Events and Concerts to New VR Programming

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HOW ORGANIZERS WILL PULL OFF MANCHESTER BENEFIT CONCERT IN LESS THAN A WEEK: Less than two weeks after a

5 Ideas & Tactics for Using Data to Increase Fan Engagement

Eventbrite

Event Technology Featured October sports events data fan engagement sporting events sportsFan engagement is key to creating loyal, valuable supporters. Follow these 5 expert tips to unlock their full value with a smart approach to data. The post 5 Ideas & Tactics for Using Data to Increase Fan Engagement appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

The 9 Most Expensive Event Tickets In The World (And What You Get For Them)

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Trends & Event Ideas conferences event tickets global events events sporting events real world ticket prices industry expertsIf you are looking to spend big, these are the tickets to do it.

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Bournemouth 7s celebrate best year to-date after moving to Eventbrite

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Case Study Festival Owner September Sports bournemouth 7s Case study festival increase sales sporting events sportsBournemouth 7s have gone from strength to strength and experienced their best year to date after moving to Eventbrite. Find out why in this case study. The post Bournemouth 7s celebrate best year to-date after moving to Eventbrite appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

Exclusive: Event Professionals Comment on the Olympics Opening Ceremony

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Event Trends event management olympics opening ceremony rio2016 sporting eventsOne of the most discussed opening ceremony of the history of the Olympics just happened. What do event professionals have to say? How would you rate it? Who doesn’t love the Olympics? The biggest event.

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Rio 2016: Sustainability Success or Fail?

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Sustainability Brazil event sustainability green events green sports ISO 20121 olympics Rio Rio 2016 Summer Olympics sustainability sustainable eventsIt’s difficult to imagine that the Olympic Games could ever be sustainable in their present form.

Tip-sheet: Take Your Race to the Next Level

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Endurance sports require commitment and, equally, your participants require your commitment when it comes to organising the event. At the Event Checklist Endurance Event Management Event Planning February Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Owner Sales Sport / Race Sports Ticket Sales Endurance Events event-planningOur tip-sheet can help. The post Tip-sheet: Take Your Race to the Next Level appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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Pattern Play: 10 Eye-Catching Rental Items for Events

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Create a bold statement with furniture rentals, tabletop items, and decor accessories sporting colorful designs and prints that can liven

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Hotels Celebrating International Women’s Day

Smart Meetings

The theme is Breaking Boundaries, with women in sports giving keynote speeches regarding their stories, obstacles that stood in their way, and the lessons they learned from facing these barriers and breaking through them.

How-To: Write a Payment Invoice Email

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The Football and Rugby Match Day Report: Challenges & Opportunities

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Britepaper Featured Free Resources Leadership / Management Marketing November Owner Sport / Race sports events Ticket Sales exclusive data football match day rugbyAn exclusive new report on the commercial opportunities available to football and rugby clubs at all levels, based on fans' buying behaviour. The post The Football and Rugby Match Day Report: Challenges & Opportunities appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.