Event Tools http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en Primera Debuts Bravo Series of Digital Printers for Wedding Industry http://specialevents.com/weddings/primera-debuts-bravo-series-digital-printers-wedding-industry <div class="field-deck"> The new Bravo series disc printers from Primera Technology are designed to help wedding planners share photos and video from the big day quickly and easily </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The new Bravo series disc printers from Primera Technology are designed to help wedding planners share photos and video from the big day quickly and easily. Features of the new Bravo 4200 series include a USB that delivers fast recording speeds on CDs and DVDs, a high-yield tri-color ink cartridge and 4800 dpi print quality. The unit is compatible with Windows 7/8/10+ and Mac OS X 10.7 or higher.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/weddings/primera-debuts-bravo-series-digital-printers-wedding-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/weddings/primera-debuts-bravo-series-digital-printers-wedding-industry#comments Event Tools Weddings Tue, 13 Dec 2016 01:55:00 +0000 31431 at http://specialevents.com On Trend: The New Tech Day for Events http://specialevents.com/fx/trend-new-tech-day-events <div class="field-deck"> Today’s technology literally lends new dimensions to events, enabling them to be more like personalized journeys rather than ready-made destinations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Today’s technology literally lends new dimensions to events, enabling them to be more like personalized journeys rather than ready-made destinations. Here’s how event professionals are using technology to make lasting impressions.</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/fx/trend-new-tech-day-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/fx/trend-new-tech-day-events#comments FX Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:49:00 +0000 31421 at http://specialevents.com <p><em>GPJ&#39;s&nbsp;Dream Machine, a digitally enabled cannon prompting gueststo answer questions and take a selfie. Suddenly, a puff of smoke erupts as the cannon shoots those details onto the 100-foot LED halo above.</em></p> Lights, Camera, Crisis! A Guide to Crisis Planning and Management for Special Events http://specialevents.com/blog/lights-camera-crisis-guide-crisis-planning-and-management-special-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><strong><img alt="Renee Radabaugh" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2016/11/28/Radabaugh-Renee-PORTRAIT_0.jpg" style="width: 178px; height: 222px; float: left;" />Crisis planning and management</strong>: that little phrase that no one wants to think about, but we all need to plan for. <strong>According to Boston University, every one dollar invested in disaster preparedness can prevent seven dollars&#39; worth of disaster-related economic losses! </strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/lights-camera-crisis-guide-crisis-planning-and-management-special-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/lights-camera-crisis-guide-crisis-planning-and-management-special-events#comments Event Tools The Special Event Show Special Events Blog Mon, 12 Dec 2016 23:44:00 +0000 31401 at http://specialevents.com You Can Say That Again: Tips on Handling Translation Services http://specialevents.com/event-tools/you-can-say-again-tips-handling-translation-services <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With events and meetings drawing from around the world, you might soon find yourself struggling to find the best approach for translating a presentation into various languages. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/event-tools/you-can-say-again-tips-handling-translation-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/event-tools/you-can-say-again-tips-handling-translation-services#comments Event Tools Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:27:00 +0000 31331 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Leventalbas / © Getty Images 9 Tech Tips for Your Event Production Checklist http://specialevents.com/blog/9-tech-tips-your-event-production-checklist <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here, nine smart items for your event production checklist from tech pro Gene Lundberg of Aquarian Production</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/9-tech-tips-your-event-production-checklist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/9-tech-tips-your-event-production-checklist#comments Event Tools The Special Event Show Aquarian Production event tech checklist Gene Lundgren Special Events Blog Wed, 09 Nov 2016 17:47:00 +0000 31071 at http://specialevents.com New Lightweight, Portable LED Sign Available http://specialevents.com/event-tools/new-lightweight-portable-led-sign-available <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>New from Information Station Specialists, the Lightning LED message sign is designed to be &quot;ultra-portable,&quot; the manufacturer says, and thanks to its compact size can be positioned in locations where trailer-mounted LED signs cannot.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/event-tools/new-lightweight-portable-led-sign-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/event-tools/new-lightweight-portable-led-sign-available#comments Event Tools Tue, 08 Nov 2016 09:07:00 +0000 31041 at http://specialevents.com The Power of 'Strategic Narrative' for Your Business http://specialevents.com/blog/power-strategic-narrative-your-business <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>In the special event business, perhaps more so than any other industry, we are sought after for our ability to sell the story. <strong>And this comes from being able to <em>tell</em> the story.</strong> Never before has the power of story-telling been more pertinent in branding and marketing than now and to our industry. <strong>Your strategic narrative (or lack thereof) can make or break you.</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/power-strategic-narrative-your-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/power-strategic-narrative-your-business#comments Event Tools The Special Event Show using strategic narrative to strengthen a business Special Events Blog Tue, 01 Nov 2016 10:52:00 +0000 30961 at http://specialevents.com Going Green with Eco-friendly Lighting Design http://specialevents.com/blog/going-green-eco-friendly-lighting-design <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><img alt="Igal Sapir" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2016/09/19/Sapir_Igal_PORTRAIT.jpg" style="width: 172px; height: 214px; float: left;" />These days, the environment is no longer a mere afterthought--if anything, events are more and more being designed in a way that reduces their footprint. <strong>From compostable flatware to e-invitations, going green is a growing concern for all aspects of event production.</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/going-green-eco-friendly-lighting-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/going-green-eco-friendly-lighting-design#comments Lighting eco-conscious lighting lighting design special events Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:06:00 +0000 30821 at http://specialevents.com Keys to Managing Multi-Day Special Events http://specialevents.com/blog/keys-managing-multi-day-special-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><strong><img alt="Fabrice Orlando" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2016/09/19/Orlando_Fabrice_PORTRAIT.jpg" style="width: 180px; height: 224px; float: left;" />In many cultures, multi-day events are the norm--however, coordinating a three-day event is not quite the same as planning a one-night celebration. </strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/keys-managing-multi-day-special-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/keys-managing-multi-day-special-events#comments Event Tools The Special Event Show Cocoon Events Management Group Fabrice Orlando multi-day special events Special Events Blog Thu, 13 Oct 2016 09:01:00 +0000 30751 at http://specialevents.com Top Tech Apps of 2016--Part III http://specialevents.com/blog/top-tech-apps-2016-part-iii <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><img alt="Kevin Dennis" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2016/09/19/Dennis_Kevin_PORTRAIT.jpg" style="width: 236px; height: 294px; float: left;" />When you&rsquo;re looking for the right tools for streamlining your company, it might require a bit of experimenting until you find the best fit. Luckily, there are so many options that are available for all of your needs.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/top-tech-apps-2016-part-iii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/top-tech-apps-2016-part-iii#comments Event Tools apps for special events Fantasy Sound Services Kevin Dennis Special Events Blog Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:55:00 +0000 30621 at http://specialevents.com