Event Types http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7407/more en The State of the DMC Industry: Part I http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/state-dmc-industry-part-i <div class="field-byline"> Chris Lee </div> <div class="field-deck"> The destination management business is in flux. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The destination management business is in flux. Gone are the days when most destination management companies (DMCs) operated in just one destination and clients sourced them individually, one program at a time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/state-dmc-industry-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/state-dmc-industry-part-i#comments Corporate Events Mon, 27 Oct 2014 23:34:00 +0000 19901 at http://specialevents.com How to host a memorable reception: The Four Seasons' IMEX Red Party http://specialevents.com/blog/how-host-memorable-reception-four-seasons-imex-red-party <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Claire Harrington of Social Tables reviews a memorable IMEX 2014 party--the Four Seasons Las Vegas Red Party</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/how-host-memorable-reception-four-seasons-imex-red-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/how-host-memorable-reception-four-seasons-imex-red-party#comments Corporate Events Claire Harrington Four Seasons Red Party IMEX 2014 Social Tables Special Events Blog Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:34:00 +0000 19861 at http://specialevents.com Car Turn: Filmmaster Events Helps Maserati Celebrate 100 Years http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/car-turn-filmmaster-events-helps-maserati-celebrate-100-years <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.filmmaster.com" target="_blank">Filmmaster Events</a> creates a three-day celebration of celebrated carmaker Masterati&#39;s 100th anniversary, complete with a gala dinner on an acutal production line.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/car-turn-filmmaster-events-helps-maserati-celebrate-100-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/car-turn-filmmaster-events-helps-maserati-celebrate-100-years#comments Corporate Events Photo Galleries Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:22:00 +0000 19791 at http://specialevents.com IMEX America 2014 Launches with 13% More Booths http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/imex-america-2014-launches-13-more-booths <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Steve Gross of the Life is Good Kids Foundation kicked off IMEX America 2014 on Monday with a lively presentation keying on the theme that bringing people together can change the world, according to our sister publications group, <a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/keynoter-steve-gross-gives-playful-start-booming-imex-america" target="_blank">MeetingsNet. </a>This year&#39;s show features 13 percent more booths than 2013:</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/imex-america-2014-launches-13-more-booths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/imex-america-2014-launches-13-more-booths#comments Corporate Events Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:27:00 +0000 19801 at http://specialevents.com <p>The Sands Expo in Las Vegas plays host to IMEX 2014.</p> Don’t Sabotage Your Chances of Winning an Event Contract http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/don-t-sabotage-your-chances-winning-event-contract <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Kirk </div> <div class="field-deck"> Corporate Magic's Jeff Kirk shares five essential tips to winning an event contract </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Corporate Magic's Jeff Kirk shares five essential tips to winning an event contract</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/don-t-sabotage-your-chances-winning-event-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/don-t-sabotage-your-chances-winning-event-contract#comments Corporate Events Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:24:00 +0000 19601 at http://specialevents.com Six trends that will drive big events in 2014-2015 http://specialevents.com/blog/six-trends-will-drive-big-events-2014-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>EEG's Adam Clark shares six trends that will shape corporate special events in 2014-2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/six-trends-will-drive-big-events-2014-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/six-trends-will-drive-big-events-2014-2015#comments Corporate Events corporate event trends special events Special Events Blog Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:32:00 +0000 19621 at http://specialevents.com Grand Gala: Blueprint Studios Oversees the S.F. Symphony Opening Night Gala http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/grand-gala-blueprint-studios-oversees-sf-symphony-opening-night-gala <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>One of the biggest nights in the City by the Bay, the opening night gala 2014 for the San Francisco Symphony gets the grand treatment from Blueprint Studios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/grand-gala-blueprint-studios-oversees-sf-symphony-opening-night-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/grand-gala-blueprint-studios-oversees-sf-symphony-opening-night-gala#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:25:00 +0000 19401 at http://specialevents.com How Leaving Social Media Out of Your Next Event Could Cost You http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/how-leaving-social-media-out-your-next-event-could-cost-you <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Kirk </div> <div class="field-deck"> Jeff Kirk of Corporate Magic shares why you can't miss the social media boat </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Jeff Kirk of Corporate Magic shares why you can't miss the social media boat</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/how-leaving-social-media-out-your-next-event-could-cost-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/how-leaving-social-media-out-your-next-event-could-cost-you#comments Corporate Events Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:38:00 +0000 19301 at http://specialevents.com To Market, To Market: KBY Designs Dreams up a Market-theme Bar Mitzvah http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/market-market-kby-designs-dreams-market-theme-bar-mitzvah <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>KBY Designs develops a bold, brilliant open-air market as the festive party setting for a bar mitzvah. And that&#39;s not all--the second half of the event features a night club where guests could party till the wee hours. <a href="http://www.lovka.com" target="_blank">Photos by Lovka.</a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/market-market-kby-designs-dreams-market-theme-bar-mitzvah" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/market-market-kby-designs-dreams-market-theme-bar-mitzvah#comments Bar-Bat Mitzvahs/Children's Events Photo Galleries Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:39:00 +0000 19191 at http://specialevents.com 7 Tips for Successful Fundraising Galas http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/7-tips-successful-fundraising-galas <div class="field-deck"> Gala expert Alison Silcoff shares secrets to fundraising success </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alison Silcoff, longtime mastermind of the Canadian Cancer Society's Daffodil Ball—a perennial Gala Award winner—offers her tips on the "never to be broken" rules for fundraising galas</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/7-tips-successful-fundraising-galas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/7-tips-successful-fundraising-galas#comments Galas/Fundraisers Wed, 03 Sep 2014 03:20:00 +0000 19171 at http://specialevents.com <p>The fanciful Alice in Wonderland theme at the 2012 Daffodil Ball, a Gala Award-winner for Alison Silcoff Events and team.</p>