Venues http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7415/more en Going Green Both Saves Money and Lures Guests, Hotels Discover http://specialevents.com/hotels/going-green-both-saves-money-and-lures-guests-hotels-discover <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Hotels find that going green brings in green--that is, money from eco-conscious guests </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hotels find that going green brings in green--that is, money from eco-conscious guests</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/hotels/going-green-both-saves-money-and-lures-guests-hotels-discover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/going-green-both-saves-money-and-lures-guests-hotels-discover#comments Hotels Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:56:00 +0000 20171 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Getty Images / © pigphoto Behold the Ballroom: Event Pros Take Ballrooms from Bland to Beautiful http://specialevents.com/hotels/behold-ballroom-event-pros-take-ballrooms-bland-beautiful <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> The basic hotel ballroom: In the right hands, it transforms from a simple space to an unforgettable setting for special events </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The basic hotel ballroom: In the right hands, it transforms from a simple space to an unforgettable setting for special events</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/behold-ballroom-event-pros-take-ballrooms-bland-beautiful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/behold-ballroom-event-pros-take-ballrooms-bland-beautiful#comments Hotels Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:57:00 +0000 20321 at http://specialevents.com <p>AOO Events creates a &#39;Modern Baroque on Steriods&#39; look at the Resort at Pelican Hill for SITE.</p> Photo by David E. Merrell/AOO Events Armando Arruda is the King of Hotel Catering http://specialevents.com/hotels/armando-arruda-king-hotel-catering <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Armando Arruda reigns as catering director at Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Armando Arruda reigns as catering director at Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/armando-arruda-king-hotel-catering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/armando-arruda-king-hotel-catering#comments Hotels Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:47:00 +0000 20311 at http://specialevents.com <p>Armando Arruda</p> British Reopen: Peyton Events Caters the Relaunch Party for IWM London http://specialevents.com/venues/british-reopen-peyton-events-caters-relaunch-party-iwm-london <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Peyton Events caters the relaunch party for landmark London venue IWM</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/british-reopen-peyton-events-caters-relaunch-party-iwm-london" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/british-reopen-peyton-events-caters-relaunch-party-iwm-london#comments Catering Venues Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:02:00 +0000 19641 at http://specialevents.com A Toast to 10: The Royal Park Hotel Celebrates its 10th Anniversary http://specialevents.com/hotels/toast-10-royal-park-hotel-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A toast to 10: The Royal Park Hotel in Rochester, Mich., celebrates 10 years of hospitality excellence with a 10th anniversary party.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/toast-10-royal-park-hotel-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/toast-10-royal-park-hotel-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary#comments Hotels Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:46:00 +0000 19481 at http://specialevents.com Recycled and repurposed: Landmark buildings serve as unique venues for corporate events http://specialevents.com/blog/recycled-and-repurposed-landmark-buildings-serve-unique-venues-corporate-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Event expert Shelly Archer of 360 Destination Group gives examples of landmark buildings that now serve as event venues</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/recycled-and-repurposed-landmark-buildings-serve-unique-venues-corporate-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/recycled-and-repurposed-landmark-buildings-serve-unique-venues-corporate-events#comments Venues landmark and historic venues as event sites special event venues Special Events Blog Wed, 10 Sep 2014 02:16:00 +0000 19251 at http://specialevents.com How to secure exclusive venues for your clients http://specialevents.com/blog/how-secure-exclusive-venues-your-clients <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Special event expert Sally Webb Berry gives tips on securing exclusive, prestigious venues for special event clients</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-secure-exclusive-venues-your-clients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/how-secure-exclusive-venues-your-clients#comments Venues special event venues Special Events Blog Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:52:00 +0000 19031 at http://specialevents.com Down by the Seashore: 709 Beach Creates a Wedding Showcase http://specialevents.com/venues/down-seashore-709-beach-creates-wedding-showcase <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Inspired by <a href="http://thespecialeventshow.com" target="_blank">The Special Event</a> in January, Regina Paolella, catering director at <a href="http://www.709pointbeach.com/" target="_blank">907</a> &nbsp;in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., creates a wedding showcase that shows off her seaside venue. Photos by <a href="http://www.contemporaryimage.com/#!/HOME" target="_blank">Emil Bartsche/The Contemporary Image.</a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/down-seashore-709-beach-creates-wedding-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/down-seashore-709-beach-creates-wedding-showcase#comments Catering Event Types Photo Galleries Venues Wed, 14 May 2014 16:36:00 +0000 17261 at http://specialevents.com Dorchester Hotels Threatened with Boycotts over Brunei's Sharia Law http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Events cancel at the high-end Beverly Hills Hotel in protest of harsh religious sanctions to be imposed by its owner, Brunei </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Tensions over political stances taken by the tiny country of Brunei are being felt 8,000 miles away in Beverly Hills, where feminists and gay rights activists are threatening to boycott the landmark Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Brunei government.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law#comments Hotels Wed, 07 May 2014 15:25:00 +0000 17181 at http://specialevents.com <p><em><strong>The&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Feminist Majority Foundation Rally at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Monday.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Photo by Jillian Ellis.</span></strong></em></p> Cernik Takes Role of Director of Meeting and Event Management at Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Cernik moves from director of banquets role </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cernik will bring 'a personalized touch' to events</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel#comments Hotels Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:12:00 +0000 17001 at http://specialevents.com <p>Brian Cernik has been promoted to director of meeting and event management at the Sheraon New York Times Square Hotel.</p>