Social media extends the reach of events, boosts engagement and often doesn't cost the event host a dime. So social media is great for events—except when it's not.
Although very few special event professionals have felt the need to curtail social media at their events—and some question whether it can ever be blocked completely—others say that in certain situations, prohibiting posts is vital. And they use a variety of strategies to do it.
What furniture styles are flying out of rental warehouses today? Ann Taylor, vice president of sales and marketing for A Chair Affair in Orlando, Fla., sums it up in one sentence: "Vintage glamour, rustic farmhouse and country couture."